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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January 2016

Free webinar – Clinical Trials 101

January 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
online

Join the Cancer Support Community on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 6:30pm for a free webinar entitled, Clinical Trials 101, which will give a comprehensive overview on clinical trials, including what a clinical trial is, how to become a clinical trial advocate, how the drug approval process works and how to participate in a clinical trial. The main speaker will be Mary Scroggins of the Pathways Project. The webinar is free, but registration is required. To register, please click here.

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December 20152015

Celebrate the long-awaited reauthorization of the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act

December 19, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
7 World Trade Center,
near the PATH Station, New York, NY United States

A press conference will be held on Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 10:00am at the corner of Vesey and Greenwich Streets, in front of 7 World Trade Center, the site of many former press conferences begging Congress to pass or reauthorize the  James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act. This conference celebrates the long-awaited reauthorization of the Act.

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Reserve space on bus to DC rally

December 1, 2015 @ 5:00 am - December 3, 2015 @ 5:45 am

If you are joining the rally to persuade Congress to reauthorize the Zadroga Act in Washington DC on Thursday, December 3, 2015, space may be available on a bus. The bus will depart from New York at 5:45am; returning to NYC by 6:00pm. To see if space is available and to reserve your place, please email sballantyne1@aol.com or call 518-322-6574.

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November 2015

Blood Cancer Conference

November 21, 2015 @ 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, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
online

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, 2015 @ 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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