9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.

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November 2014

Broadcast – What You Need to Know about Lung Cancer

November 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
online

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. As we all know, lung cancer is all too common among World Trade Center recovery workers. Log on to Frankly Speaking about Cancer at 4:00pm on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 to listen to a radio show about dealing with this disease at www.voiceamerica.com. Please call 866-472-5792 with any questions. You can listen after the broadcast by clicking here.

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Harvest Dinner to Benefit Be the Hero for a Hero

November 8 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Warwick Valley Country Club,
Warwick, NY United States

The second annual Harvest Dinner to benefit Be the Hero for a Hero will take place on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Warwick Valley Country Club. Be the Hero for a Hero was founded to find a bone marrow match for Firefighter Roy Chelsen, who suffered from site-related multiple myeloma, from which he died in January 2011. Now his widow continues to raise awareness for the need for bone marrow and stem cell transplants with the foundation. Details about…

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Webinar – Immunotherapy Advances in Lung Cancer

November 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Online

The newest approach to treating advanced or metastatic lung cancer is called immunotherapy, which uses your body’s natural defense system to recognize and fight cancer. This webinar, at 6:30pm on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, will give an overview of immunotherapy, discuss specific treatments that are available for lung cancer, potential treatments that are coming in the future, possible side effects, as well as the psychosocial impact of a cancer diagnosis. After the talk, there will be a Q&A session. The…

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October 2014

Webinar – Soothe the Fear of a Traumatized Brain: How a New Intervention is Changing Trauma Treatment

October 22 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Presented by the National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioural Medicine, one of a series of new webinars on trauma will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at 5:00pm EST. The guest will be Sebern Fisher, author of Neurofeedback in the Treatment of Developmental Trauma. Other guests are leading trauma experts Peter Levene, Bessel van der Kolk, Stephen Porges, Pat Ogden and Daniel Siegel. To listen live for free, please click here. To hear and keep all the recordings…

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International Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Conference

October 17 @ 8:00 am - October 19 @ 5:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
Denver, CO United States

The THYCA Annual Meeting and the 17th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Conference will be held from Friday, October 17, 2014 to Sunday, October 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. Learn about the latest research, advances in treatment and follow-up, plus issues for survivors and caregivers, and coping skills for well-being in more than 100 sessions. This conference is for everyone whose life has been touched by thyroid cancer—people being tested, those newly diagnosed, long-term survivors, people with advanced disease, caregivers, and…

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Back in the Day with Mike — Dinner Dance Doo Wop Fundraiser in Memory of FF Michael Kiefer

October 11 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The annual dinner dance doo wop fundraiser in memory of Firefighter Michael Kiefer will take place on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 6:00pm to 11:00pm at Plattsdeutsche Park Restaurant in Franklin Square. The evening will feature buffet dinner, beer, wine & soda, coffee & dessert and lots of great music. The evening’s entertainment will be provided by Don K. Reed’s Doo Wop Shop Live starring LaLa Brooks (from the Crystals), DJ Tom and surprise guests. Sukanya Krishnan of PIX Channel 11 will…

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