Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Lung Cancer

Free Educational Workshop for People Affected By Lung Cancer

Davenport, IA (September 2019) Gilda’s Club Quad Cities will host Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Lung Cancer – a free workshop for people affected by lung cancer. Fundamental information about the most current lung cancer treatments, strategies for symptom/side-effect management and tools for survivorship will be discussed. Dr. Costas Constantinou will present this workshop on Tuesday, September 10, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities, 1234 E. River Drive.

Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Lung Cancer streamlines crucial resources available to people in treatment for lung cancer. Created by Cancer Support Community, this workshop includes a complimentary copy of the booklet Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Lung Cancer.

Dinner included, so advance registration is preferred, but walk-in attendees are welcome.  To register, please call 563-326-7504 or visit www.gildasclubqc.org/calendar. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with presentation to begin promptly at 6 p.m.

The Workshop will include:

  • Dr. Costas Constantinou,
    UnityPoint Health – Trinity

Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Lung Cancer is made possible through an unrestricted educational grant from Merck.

Note:  Reporters are welcome to attend the workshop, however, please contact us in advance if you are interested in bringing a photo/videographer or would like a facility tour.

The mission of the Cancer Support Community (CSC) is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community.  Backed by evidence that the best cancer care includes social and emotional support, CSC offers a menu of personalized services and education for patients and families affected by all types of cancer.  In 2009, The Wellness Community and Gilda’s Club Worldwide joined forces to become the Cancer Support Community.  CSC provides the highest quality emotional and social support through a network of more than 50 local affiliates, over 100 satellite locations and online.  For more information, visit www.CancerSupportCommunity.org.