12th Annual National Conference on Work & Cancer
Cancer and Careers' 12th annual National Conference on Work & Cancer was held virtually on Friday, June 24, 2022! This free, daylong event brought together patients, survivors, caregivers, healthcare professionals, advocates, employers/HR, advocates and others touched by cancer to explore the complexities of balancing treatment and recovery with employment.
Details from the 2022 Conference can be found below.
We know that not everyone has access to reliable technology in their home, which is why for this event we offered a Technology Assistance Program (TAP). This application-based program for cancer patients and survivors offered a onetime award of (1) portable laptop to recipients. Click here to learn more about TAP.
Friday, June 24, 2022
Attendee login 8:30-8:45 AM Eastern Time
Program 8:45 AM-5:00 PM Eastern Time
Webinar and phone-only options available
Real-time closed captioning provided.
- Balancing treatment and work
- Making disclosure decisions
- Legal rights
- Communicating effectively
- Job search
- Career change
- and more!
Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program, American Cancer Society, American Urological Association, Ann's Place, Bright Spot Network, Cactus Cancer Society, CancerCare, Cancer Hope Network, Cancer Support Community, City Bar Justice Center, Cervivor, Colorectal Cancer Alliance, Connecting Champions, Elephants and Tea, Expert Miracles Foundation, Family Reach, IHadCancer.com, Imerman Angels, Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Health, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, LUNGevity, Lymphoma Research Foundation, Male Breast Cancer Coalition Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, National LGBT Cancer Network, National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, New York Legal Assistance Group, Oncofertility Consortium, OncoLink, SHARE, Sharsheret, Stupid Cancer, Tell Every Amazing Lady® About Ovarian Cancer, Testicular Cancer Foundation, Triage Cancer, True North Treks, Ulman Foundation, Unite For HER, Weill Cornell Medicine Young Survival Coalition,