Monthly Archives: March 2012

The first day of the rest of your life – Cancer Survivorship

Surviving cancer, the point in time when cancer treatment has ceased, marks a milestone moment in one’s cancer journey. The likely possibility of living beyond treatment is, of course, overwhelmingly positive news for patients and their families. However, the reality … Continue reading

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Why We Run

In the dark of the night, (11pm on Monday March 26th to be exact) our team gathered in a circle around our bags on the side of the road in Brawley, CA. I don’t know much about Brawley, but it … Continue reading

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UCF Launches New Young Adult Support Group in Baltimore Office

The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults (UCF) and our Young Adult Patient Navigation program continues to grow, not only providing services and support in the cancer centers where UCF navigators work, but expanding our reach to touch young adults … Continue reading

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Kicking off Cancer to 5K!

Last Thursday, I had the pleasure of joining our survivor runners, coaches, alumni, friends, family, and fellow staff members at a truly special event, the Cancer to 5K Spring Season Kickoff Dinner. The 2012 Kickoff was the first time in … Continue reading

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Introducing Pedal Pals

I hope you are doing well and having a great week!  I would like to introduce you to a brand new initiative called Pedal Pals, which is taking place this summer with the 4K for Cancer.  In brief, the 4K … Continue reading

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A Fairtale Story on Patient Navigation at UCF

This week marks the culmination of an amazing journey and the beginning of something great at UCF.  On Wednesday we announced the launch of our Adolescent & Young Adult Patient Navigation Program at Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Cancer – the … Continue reading

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