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Sylvester to Host Myelodysplastic Syndromes Patient and Family Forum February 28
Special Visitors Greet Sylvester Patients
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center is hosting the Myelodysplastic Syndromes Patient and Family Forum this Saturday, February 28. The free forum will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in conference room 1301 at Sylvester and feature some of the cancer center’s top specialists among the roster of presenters, including Sylvester Director Stephen D. Nimer, M.D.; Krishna Komanduri, M.D., professor of medicine, microbiology and immunology and Director of the Sylvester Adult Stem Cell Transplant Program; Justin M. Watts, M.D., assistant professor of clinical medicine; Feng-Chung Yang, M.D., Ph.D.; Elizabeth L. Smith, D.N.P., R.N., Chief Nursing Officer; and Vanessa Ruiz, L.C.S.W.
Sylvester’s U Survive & Thrive program for cancer survivors is designed to provide guidance for implementing healthy lifestyle behaviors, improving cardiovascular fitness levels and increasing muscle conditioning in a safe and supervised setting. The U Survive & Thrive program is designed for cancer survivors who are nearing treatment completion and focusing on physical recovery.
Free program that teaches beauty techniques to female cancer patients.