The Wellness Community of Philadelphia
Last Modified: September 27, 2009
Conference Dates:Thursdays, October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 And November 5, 2009
Conference Location: The Suzanne Morgan Center at Ridgeland, Chamounix Drive, West Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131
Sponsoring Group: The Wellness Community of Philadelphia
Conference Web Page URL: twcp.org
Topics Covered: This is a six-week workshop series designed to help people with cancer make the transition from active treatment to post-treatment care. Each session involves exercise and education and feature weekly guest experts. The faculty for this program is from the Abramson Cancer Center of The University of Pennsylvania. Participants must have completed treatment within the last 24 months to qualify and complete a physician's waiver. Please call (215) 879-7733, ext. 213 to register by September 30.
Continuing Education: No
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