The Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Last Modified: February 7, 2004
Conference Dates: Wednesday, March 10, 2004
Conference Location: PENN Medicine at Radnor, 250 King of Prussia Road, Radnor, PA
Sponsoring Group: Abramson Cancer Center
Topics Covered: Women who have had treatment for breast and gynecologic cancers often find themselves coping with health issues such as weight gain and changes in strength and endurance. They may have difficulty making decisions about food and supplements. This workshop will address problems and review relevant research.
Registration Information: Registration deadline March 1, 2004 . Attendence is limited. To register and for more information contact Sandy Slaughter at (215) 614-0651
Conference Fees: $20 pre-registration and $25 at the door
Continuing Education: No
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