Education & Resources

Classes

  • Robotic Surgery for Lung Cancer: Modern Treatment of Ancient Disease

    Join Daryl Pearlstein, M.D., Director of Thoracic Surgery & Lung Cancer Program at Hoag for this informative presentation. He will discuss treatment plans and how robotic surgery plays a key role in treating this disease.  

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  • Pancreatic Cancer Support Group

    This group is open to people living with pancreatic cancer and their loved ones. Facilitated by our Oncology Nurse Navigator and Oncology Social Worker, the group will provide an open and supportive space to share experiences, questions and concerns. Topics will include coping, relationships, treatment plans, dietary needs, and navigating the healthcare system. This support … Continued

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  • To Cleanse or Not to Cleanse

    Will going on a cleanse diet help my health? Do cleanses really remove toxins from your body? Intended for people with cancer, this two-part series will detail the ins and outs of the cleansing craze. Part 1 will be a discussion of the topic and Part 2 will provide a cooking demonstration.

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  • QiGong

    Dayan QiGong (Wild Goose QiGong) is a self healing exercise form that was founded in China 1,700 years ago as a vital element in health and longevity. By practicing these gentle yet profound movements you can feel more energized, reduce stress, boost your immunity, longevity, balance, strength and flexibility. Intended for people with cancer, this … Continued

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  • Hoag Healing: Breast Cancer Survivors Empowerment

    Join us for an evening of education, empowerment and healing. An expert panel will answer all of the questions you have always wanted to ask, in an intimate setting. This program will empower women with tools and lifestyle changes to modify their risk and may help prevent a new cancer. Moderated by Dr. Sadia Khan, … Continued

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  • Oncology Bereavement Support Group

    We are not alone in our struggles. The Oncology Bereavement Support Group offers a confidential safe environment to discuss grief and loss. Through sharing similar experiences, group member will give and receive emotional support and feel less alone during this difficult time. The support group will be conducted via Zoom. Instructions to join the support … Continued

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  • Lymphoma & Hematologic Cancer Virtual Support Group

    The Lymphoma & Hematologic Cancer Support Group provides mutual support and information for lymphoma and hematologic cancer patients and their families. The group is facilitated by licensed clinical social workers and oncology nurses. Discussion is focused on current issues faced by lymphoma and hematologic cancer patients and their support network. This support group will be … Continued

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  • Free Form Writing Class

    Free Flow writing is a workshop designed to learn free writing techniques and provide a time of supportive sharing that will encourage therapeutic effects as well as a cathartic release of emotions, stress and anxiety. This focus can improve creativity and connection. The Free Flow Writing class will be held over Zoom. Zoom instructions and … Continued

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  • Virtual HealthRHYTHMS Drum Circle

    Group Empowerment drumming incorporates physical exercise, communication, creativity, self-expression and spirituality in a relaxing and fun environment. HealthRHYTHMS is an evidence-based protocol that has been shown to reduce stress, strengthen the immune system, improve mood and reduce burnout. No prior musical experience is needed. As a virtual class, the support group will be conducted via … Continued

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  • Virtual Free Form Writing Class

    Free Flow writing is a workshop designed to learn free writing techniques and provide a time of supportive sharing that will encourage therapeutic effects as well as a cathartic release of emotions, stress and anxiety. This focus can improve creativity and connection. The Free Flow Writing class will be held over Zoom. Zoom instructions and … Continued

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