Educational Programs

Educational Programs provide opportunities to learn new information and techniques about how to live with cancer.

Gilda's Club South Florida offers a variety of Educational Programs that are free and open to the public.

Gilda's on the Go - Cancer Support Group
Cleveland Clinic, The Maroone Cancer Center, Weston
April 18, May 2, 16 and June 6 and 20 at 2:00pm


Precision Medicine In Blood Cancer: New tests to better guide treatment
Thursday, May 4 at 6:00pm
This program will provide patients and caregivers with the opportunity to learn
about the field of precision medicine in blood cancer.


Latest Advances in Cervical Cancer: Living with the Disease
Educational Forum and Cocktail Reception

Thursday, May 18 at 5:00pm
The Diplomat Beach Resort


5:00 – 5:10 PM 
Welcome & Introduction to Cervical Cancer
Speakers: Stacey Balkanski, LCSW, Program Director, Gilda’s Club
and Brian M. Slomovitz, MD, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

5:10 – 5:25 PM
Impact of Cervical Cancer

Erin Kobetz, PhD, MPH, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

5:25 – 5:40 PM

Speaker: Marilyn Huang, MD, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

5:40 – 6:00 PM
Filling Unmet Need; Advancements in Therapies

Speaker: Brian M. Slomovitz, MD, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

6:00 – 6:15 PM
Survivorship & Patient Support

Speakers: Teresa Neira, LCSW, PhD, Sylvester Comprehensive
Cancer Center and Stacey Balkanski, LCSW, Program Director, Gilda’s Club

6:15 – 7:00 PM
Keynote Session

Moderated Q&A Session with Erin Andrews
Moderator: Laurie Stein

7:00 – 8:00 PM Cocktail Reception

For more information or to RSVP for an Educational Programs, please call 954-763-6776.

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