Perlmutter Cancer Center Events

NYU Langone’s Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center hosts educational forums on cancer-related topics, including understanding cancer, living with cancer, life after treatment, and preventing cancer.

Events are free, but RSVP is required. Unless where noted, you can register by filling out our registration form, by calling 212-263-2266, or emailing cancerevents@nyumc.org.

Prostate Cancer and Nutrition: Making Healthy Choices During Diagnosis, Treatment, and Beyond

Proper nutrition is important for men with prostate cancer. Eating the right kinds of foods before, during, and after cancer treatment can help you feel better and stay stronger. This lecture discusses healthy food choices, the role of exercise, and facts about vitamins and supplements.

This session is led by Erin Jennings, MS, RD, CSO, CDN, oncology dietitian at Perlmutter Cancer Center.

Date: Thursday, March 23, 2017
Time: 5:30–6:30PM
Location: Perlmutter Cancer Center, 160 East 34th Street, 11th Floor, Room 1121
Registration: RSVP online

What’s New: Updates from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

The 39th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium brings together scientists and clinicians to present state-of-the-art information on breast cancer, including prevention strategies, research, diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship. Join us for a discussion of the latest findings presented at this premier symposium.

This session is led by Freya Schnabel, MD, professor in the Department of Surgery; Carmen Perez, MD, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Radiation Oncology; and Marleen Meyers, MD, clinical assistant professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology and director of the Survivorship Program at Perlmutter Cancer Center.

Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time: 6:00–7:30 PM
Location: Perlmutter Cancer Center, 160 East 34th Street, 11th Floor, Room 1121
Registration: RSVP online