Category Archives: CSC Happenings

Extending our learning and teaching

On February 23, 24, and 25, 2012, we were honored to take part in the 9th Annual Conference of the American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS) in Miami, FL.  The conference theme was:Reducing Health Disparities in Quality Cancer Care: Psychosocial Research, Practice, … Continue reading

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CSC featured in Philadelphia Business Journal

This past Friday, we were happy to see that John George, Senior Reporter at thePhiladelphia Business Journal wrote about our web-based distress screening tool for cancer patients and The Breast Cancer M.A.P. (Mind Affects The Physical) Project, a place for breast cancer survivors … Continue reading

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CSC’s Research & Training Institute validates need for cancer support

In 2008, the Fairmount Park Historic Preservation Trust began working with the Cancer Support Community (CSC) to locate a home in Fairmount Park for a first-of-its kind cancer Research and Training Institute (RTI). First opened in 2009, the RTI is … Continue reading

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A new name – A new vision for the future

Many of you have seen our recent news announcing that The Wellness Community and Gilda’s Club Worldwide have come together to form the Cancer Support Community. Together, we are now the largest professionally-led cancer support organization worldwide and the largest … Continue reading

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Livestrong Global Cancer Summit – Dublin, Ireland

I just returned from the Livestrong Global Cancer Summit in Dublin, Ireland hosted by the Lance Armstrong Foundation. It was an amazing experience to gather with 500 delegates from more than 60 countries who are all dedicated to the fight … Continue reading

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