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 2015

Blood Cancer Conference

November 21 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe,
100 Frank W. Burr Boulevard, Teaneck, NJ United States

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s NJ chapter will host the New York/New Jersey area Blood Cancer Conference on Saturday, November 21, 2015 from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe. Blood cancer patients, their family members, caregivers and healthcare professionals are welcome. Experts in multiple myeloma, lymphoma and leukemia treatment will present information on such topics as treatment options, emerging therapies, management of survivorship issues and resources available from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The event is free,…

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Webinar – Coping with relapse of acute lymphocytic leukemia

November 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

As World Trade Center recovery workers know only too well, blood cancers are epidemic among those who worked the site. The Cancer Support Community will host a free webinar on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 6:30pm. The topic is coping with relapse of acute lymphocytic leukemia (A.L.L.). The webinar will provide information on understanding a relapse of acute lymphocytic leukemia and provide tips and tools to help cope with uncertainty. There will also be an opportunity to participate in a…

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Cancer Treatment: How to Make Informed Choices about Standard Care & Clinical Trials

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hilton Garden Inn Melville,
1575 Round Swamp Road, Plainview, NY United States

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society invites patients, their caregivers and healthcare professionals to a seminar entitled Cancer Treatment: How to Make Informed Choices about Standard Care & Clinical Trials. The seminar will be held on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Hilton Garden Inn Melville. The evening’s speaker will be Colleen DeGaetano, RN, MHA, OCN of the Monter Cancer Center at the North Shore LIJ Center for Advanced Medicine… Registration and dinner will be held at…

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Rally for Zadroga renewal

November 17 @ 4:00 am - 7:00 pm

Today, a number of FDNY members who responded to the terrorist attacks of September 11,2001 and who worked the recovery effort, boarded a bus a 4:00am and rode to Randall’s Island for a day of rallying for the extension of the Zadroga Act. Many of these brave firefighters are very ill. How much longer will the September 11th community need to sacrifice like this before Congress renews the health coverage they deserve?

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Press conference to protest proposed underfunded and temporary extension of the World Trade Center Health Program and Victim Compensation Fund

November 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7 World Trade Center,
near the PATH Station, New York, NY United States

On Monday, November 2, 2015 at 1:30pm, 9/11 recovery workers and survivors and local politicians will meet outside 7 World to oppose the recent proposals from the Majority House Judiciary and Energy and Commerce committees that would provide an underfunded and temporary extension of the World Trade Center Health Program and Victim Compensation Fund. Even though a broad, bipartisan majority of the House and Senate have backed a permanent extension, the new proposals only extend the programs first established by…

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October 2015

Lung, heart, and mental health research study for NYers aged 13-21

October 27 @ 8:00 am - November 14 @ 5:00 pm

NYU’s School of Medicine will conduct a lung, heart, and mental health research study for young New York City residents, aged 13-21, to evaluate the impact of the 9/11 World Trade Center terrorist attacks on public health. Qualifications Participants must be Born between 9/11/1993 and 9/10/2001 (Ages 13-21)* Available for a one-time visit Must not have lived within 1 mile of WTC during 9/11 attacks *Legal guardians accompanying minors may receive an additional $25.00. You may receive: Compensation up to…

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