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New Options for Gastrointestinal Cancer Therapies

Speaker: George A. Fisher, MD, PhD
Thursday, April 6
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Freidenrich Center, Room FC180
800 Welch Rd, Palo Alto

Online registration for in-person attendance or call 650.498.7061
No registration required to view live webinar: Live webinar access


Targeted Approaches with Radiotherapy for Cancer

Speaker: Quynh-Thu Le, MD, FACR, FASTRO
Friday, April 7
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Freidenrich Center, Room FC180
800 Welch Rd, Palo Alto


Online registration for in-person attendance or call 650.498.7061
No registration required to view live webinar: Live webinar access


Why Weight?: Advances in Obesity Treatment

Presented by Stanford Health Library

More than one third of US adults have obesity, which is related to heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer, some of the leading causes of preventable death. This talk will address advances in understanding and treating obesity.

Speaker: John Magaña Morton, MD

Thursday, April 13, 2017
7:00 pm
Stanford Health Library
Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201
211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304

No Fee. To register call 650-498-7826 Stanford Health Library Lecture Registration

No registration required to view live webcast: http://tinyurl.com/shcwebcast


What’s Happening with Cancer Genomics?

Speaker: James Ford, MD
Wednesday, April 19
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Freidenrich Center, Room FC180
800 Welch Rd, Palo Alto


Online registration for in-person attendance or call 650.498.7061
No registration required to view live webinar: Live webinar access


New Options for Lung Cancer Therapies

Speaker: Joel Neal, MD, PhD
Thursday, April 20
4:30 - 5:30 PM
Freidenrich Center, Room FC180
800 Welch Rd, Palo Alto

Online registration for in-person attendance or call 650.498.7061
No registration required to view live webinar: Live webinar access


Moving Forward with Clinical Trials: Blood Cancers

Co-sponsored by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Presented by Stanford cancer clinical research staff of Ronald Levy, MD and Steven Coutre, MD

Tuesday, April 25
6:30 - 7:30 PM
Stanford Cancer Center South Bay
Rm 3300AB, 3rd floor
2589 Samaritan Dr., San Jose

Pre-registration for this free program required. Complimentary dinner will be provided. 
Registration for in-person attendance or contact LLS staff Lauren Hall / 866.450.0069
Live webinar access


Clinical Trials and Quality of Life During and After Cancer (Presentation in Spanish)

Lidia Schapira, MD

Wednesday, April 26
6:00 - 7:00 PM
Stanford Cancer Center South Bay
Rm 3300AB, 3rd floor
2589 Samaritan Dr., San Jose

Online registration for in-person attendance or call 650.498.7061
No live web access

Ensayos Clínicos y Calidad de Vida Durante y Después del Cáncer (Presentación en español)

Presentado por Dra. Lidia Schapira
Miércoles 26 Abril
6:00 pm a 7:00 pm
Stanford Cancer Center South Bay
Salón 3300AB, 3er piso
2589 Samaritan Dr., San Jose


Cupo limitado. Sesion de preguntas y respuestas. Estacionamiento gratis,
Aperitivos/Refrigerios (a las 5:30pm)

Para más información y registro: http://med.stanford.edu/cancer/trials/ctam.html o llamar al 650.498.7061


Chest Pain: The Many Causes of Women’s Heartaches

Presented by Stanford Health Library

The clinical team from the Stanford Women’s Heart Health Clinic will address the many reasons why women can have chest pain.

Speakers: Abha Khandelwal MD, Eryn Bryant, MSN, NP-C, Valerie Hoover, PhD

Thursday, May 11, 2017
7:00 pm
Stanford Health Library
Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201
211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304

No Fee. To register call 650-498-7826 Stanford Health Library Lecture Registration

No registration required to view live webcast: http://tinyurl.com/shcwebcast


HICAP Presents
New to Medicare

Turning 65? Confused about Medicare?
Let HICAP (Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program) of San Mateo help you make informed decisions about your federal health insurance coverage.

A HICAP state-registered counselor-community educator will help recipients navigate the “Medicare Maze” by explaining the different parts of Medicare (A, B, C & D), costs and benefits, enrollment periods, and coordination of benefits. HICAP is a private nonprofit funded by the state and federal governments to provide free and unbiased information on Medicare. Registration strongly encouraged.

This program will not be webcast.

Thursday, May 18, 2017
7:00 pm
Stanford Health Library
Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201
211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304

No Fee. To register call 650-498-7826 Stanford Health Library Lecture Registration


Functional Neurological Disorder

Presented by Stanford Health Library

With functional neurological symptom disorder, a patient experiences neurological symptoms inconsistent with a neurological disease. Doctors Bullock and Lockman will discuss this little known but common diagnosis.

Speakers: Kim Bullock, MD and Juliana Lockman, MD

Thursday, May 25, 2017
7:00 pm
Stanford Health Library
Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201
211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304

No Fee. To register call 650-498-7826 Stanford Health Library Lecture Registration

No registration required to view live webcast: http://tinyurl.com/shcwebcast


Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Current Treatments and Future Therapies

Presented by Stanford Health Library

Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) affects millions of people and can lead to vision loss. Prompt treatment for the “wet form” of AMD is important to prevent permanent vision changes. An update on current treatments and future therapeutic areas will be discussed.

Speaker: Diana V. Do, MD

Thursday, June15, 2017
7:00 pm
Stanford Health Library
Hoover Pavilion, Suite 201
211 Quarry Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94304

No Fee. To register call 650-498-7826 Stanford Health Library Lecture Registration

No registration required to view live webcast: http://tinyurl.com/shcwebcast


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