National Conference on Work & Cancer
Our 9th annual National Conference on Work & Cancer will be held on Friday, June 21, 2019, in New York City.
Hundreds of patients, survivors, healthcare professionals, caregivers, employers and others touched by cancer will gather to listen, learn from and interact with each other and expert speakers who discussed issues related to the intersection of work and cancer. Please check back soon for more information!
Below are details on event logistics for our 2018 National Conference which was held on June 22, 2018, as well as links to additional information on the day’s agenda and speakers.
If you were unable to attend the Conference, be sure to check out our Events page for other in-person and virtual programs on the various topics related to balancing cancer and employment.
Friday, June 22, 2018
8:00 AM Registration; 8:45 AM Conference
(Breakfast & lunch will be provided.)
CUNY Graduate Center, 365 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10016
- Disclosure & privacy
- Working through treatment
- Legal issues
- Health insurance
- Job search
- Social media strategy
- Managing stress
- ...and more!
Free professional development/continuing education credits available for qualified HR and healthcare professionals. For details, see below.
Applications for travel scholarships to attend the 9th annual National Conference on Work & Cancer will be accepted starting the first week of January 2019.Click here for more information.
2018 Community Partners
Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program, American Cancer Society, Be The Match, CancerCare, Cancer Support Community, Cervivor, Colorectal 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, Mommy & Me Cancer Foundation, National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, New York Legal Assistance Group, The Oncofertility Consortium, OncoLink, Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care, Ronald McDonald House New York, The Samfund, SHARE, Sharsheret, Stupid Cancer, Tell Every Amazing Lady® About Ovarian Cancer, Testicular Cancer Foundation, Triage Cancer, True North Treks, The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults, Weill Cornell Medicine, Young Survival Coalition