These programs are free and open to all but registration is required as Lunch will be provided. 845-339-4673 or hopenemiroff@yahoo.com
 
CLINICAL TRIALS FOR RECURRENT AND METASTATIC BREAST CANCER. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!
PROGRAM: Clinical Trials for Recurrent and Metastatic Breast Cancer are research studies in which people agree to try new therapies (under careful supervision) in order to help doctors identify the best treatments with the fewest side effects. These studies help improve the overall standard of care.
DATE: SATURDAY MARCH 18, 2017- Noon
LOCATION: SOLARIS- 360 Warren St, Hudson, NY 12534
SPEAKER: Maria Theodoulou, MD, formerly of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in
New York is recognized internationally for her breast cancer research and is seeing patients
at NYOH’s Patroon Creek location. She is a Board-certified medical oncologist who works
exclusively with patients diagnosed with early and advanced breast cancer.
COME & LEARN: What clinical trials involve and how to join one; The risks and benefits of
clinical trials; How to research these trials to find one that may help; Why Clinical Trials Are
Important; How Clinical Trials Are Conducted; Who Can Participate in a Clinical Trial?
 

HOW DIET CAN HELP FIGHT CANCER
PROGRAM: If you are battling cancer, your diet, can make a huge difference in
helping you fight it. Some foods actually increase your risk of cancer, while others
support your body and strengthen your immune system. By making smart food
choices, you can protect your health, feel better, and boost your ability fight off
cancer and other diseases. Learn about different anti-cancer diets.
DATE: MARCH 25, 2017- Noon
LOCATION: HEERMANCE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY - 1 Ely St, Coxsackie, NY 12051
SPEAKER: KOREY DIROMA, ND is a naturopathic doctor at The Stram Center for
Integrative Medicine in Delmar, NY and Bennington Vermont. He believes that
medicine is about healing the whole person and finding the root cause of a person’s disease
to start a healing process.
LEARN HOW TO: Minimize pro-inflammatory foods; Boost your immune system; Promote a
stable blood sugar; Balance your hormones; Maximize the nutrient density of your diet:
antioxidants, phytochemicals, vitamins and minerals; Embrace all aspects of a healthy lifestyle
 
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED! A light lunch will be provided. Open to the public.
To register: email: hopenemiroff@yahoo.com or 845-339-4673
Breast Cancer Options provides FREE peer-led support, education and advocacy services for women with breast cancer in the Hudson Valley. See our website: www.BreastCancerOptions.org
Sponsored by a grant from Susan G. Komen Northeastern New York
845-339-HOPE (4673)
Breast Cancer Options provides free services in:
Ulster, Dutchess, Columbia, Greene, Orange & Sullivan Counties
www.BreastCancerOptions.org ■ hope@BreastCancerOptions.org