National Conference on Work & Cancer
Our 7th annual National Conference on Work & Cancer will be held Friday, June 23, 2017, at The Graduate Center at CUNY, in New York City. The free, daylong event explores the issues faced by working people who are trying to balance their cancer treatment & recovery with employment.
The conference is open to patients, survivors, healthcare professionals, caregivers, employers and anyone else touched by cancer.
Topics will include:
- Working through treatment
- Privacy and disclosure
- Legal and financial issues
- Job search and job re-entry
- Health insurance
- Body confidence
- ...and more!
Details are being finalized. Please check back often for updates.
Friday, June 23, 2017
8:00 AM Registration; 9:00 AM Conference
(Breakfast and lunch will be provided.)
CUNY Graduate Center, 365 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10016
Free continuing education credits available for qualified healthcare professionals. For more information, click here
Sponsors of the 2017 National Conference on Work & Cancer
For additional information on this year’s sponsors, click here.
Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program, American Cancer Society, Be the Match, CancerCare, Cancer Support Community, Cervivor, Colon Cancer Alliance, Family Reach, Gilda's Club New York City, Hope for Young Adults With Cancer, IHadCancer.com, Imerman Angels, Lacuna Loft, Leukemia Lymphoma Society, Life With Cancer, LUNGevity, Lymphoma Research Foundation, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, New York Legal Assistance Group, Oncofertility Consortium, Oncolink, The Samfund, SHARE, Sharsheret, Stupid Cancer, Tell Every Amazing Lady® About Ovarian Cancer, Testicular Cancer Foundation, Treatment Diaries, Triage Cancer, The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, Young Survival Coalition