Coping with Pancreatic Cancer Discussion Set for Sept. 6

August 11, 2006

Coping with a pancreatic cancer diagnosis will be discussed at a 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, support group meeting sponsored by the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center and the University of Rochester Medical Center Department of Surgery.

The support group is open to anyone diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and their caregivers. It will be held in the Louise Slaughter Conference Room at the Kornberg Medical Research Building, located at the intersection of Elmwood Avenue and Kendrick Road.  Free parking is available.

Oncology social worker Patrice Rogers, L.M.S.W., will lead the group discussion.

Pancreatic cancer is diagnosed in about 34,000 people each year in the United States. Call Rogers at (585) 275-5908 to register for the group.

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