Education Programs

Our workshops provide participants with learning opportunities on a variety of topics related to coping with cancer and improving quality of life.  Education programs are offered at Hope Connections facilities in both Bethesda and Landover, MD, as listed below.   A reservation is required for all educational programs.

Bethesda  - Beaumont House at FASEB (9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20814)

To REGISTER call 301-634-7500 or contact us

The following programs will be held at our Bethesda Facility:

Breast Cancer Symposium Update                                                                                                                                                                                                    Wednesday, January 23, from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Rebecca Kaltman, MD, will provide an overview of the latest findings in treatment and research from the December 2018 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.  The presentation will be held in the FASEB Auditorium.  RSVP required at (301) 634-7500.

 

Dermatological Effects of Chemo
Wednesday, February 6, from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Dr. Adam Friedman, Professor of Dermatology at GW School of Medicine, will discuss the adverse events associated with cancer therapy and management strategies as well as basic skin, hair and nail care.  RSVP required at (301) 634-7500.

 

How to Integrate Natural Medicine into Breast Cancer Care

Wednesday, February 27, from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Dr. Arminah Keats will discuss different breast cancer types, common conventional breast cancer treatments and natural therapies to reduce side effects, support immune function and provide cancer-fighting effects.   RSVP required at (301) 634-7500.

 

 

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY - LANDOVER (MetroPlex1, 8401 Corporate Drive, Suite 100, Landover, MD 20785)To REGISTER call 240-714-4744 or contact us.  The following programs will be held at our Landover Facility:

 

Multiple Myeloma
Thursday, January 10, from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Sabrena Smith RN, MSN, OCN will explain what is happening in the body at a cellular level and how these changes can lead to symptoms and disease complications.  RSVP at (240) 714-4744.

 

Winter Wellness

Tuesday, February 5, from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Don’t let the gray skies and cold weather stop you from maintaining a healthy lifestyle and cooking healthy meals.  Learn useful tips to stay healthy and creative ways to enjoy tasty seasonal foods that are full of nutrients and easy to prepare.  RSVP at (240) 714-4744.

 

For a PDF of our program calendar, click here.