It's Time to FOCUS ON Ovarian and Gynecologic Cancers

Ultima Vez Modificado: 10 de marzo del 2002

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Conference Dates: April 6, 2002
Conference Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Sponsoring Group: The Wellness Community of Philadelphia

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Topics Covered:

  • Disscussion of Treatment Options followed by questions and answers
  • Questions and Answers about Symptom Management during and after Treatment

Who Should Attend: Women with ovarian and or gynecologic cancers and their caregivers

Conference Agenda: 8:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Registration Information:

Conference Fees: no cost

Continuing Education: No

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