Cancer Institute A national cancer institute
designated cancer center

Colorectal Support Group

Everyone currently undergoing treatment and those who have been treated for colorectal cancer are welcome!  Being diagnosed with colorectal cancer confronts both patient and caregiver with multiple challenges in how to deal with this disease.  To fill the void for those who seek answers and to provide individualized support, a monthly meeting has been developed to assist in dealing with the emotional aspects of receiving a diagnosis of cancer.  Topics of interest such as Nutrition, Clinical Trials, and Symptom Management will be addressed. 

2013 Schedule

When: 4th Wednesday of every month
July 24, August 28, September 25, October 23, November 27, December 4
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Stanford Cancer Center
  2nd Floor, Conference Room CC2105
  875 Blake Wilbur Dr., Stanford, CA 94305
Led by: Natalie Newell, MSW
Questions: Email: cancersupportivecare@stanfordmed.org
  or call: 650-725-9456

Valet parking provided

The Health Library recommends:  Colon & rectal cancer: a comprehensive guide for patients and families / Johnston, Lorraine - Sebastopol, CA: O'Reilly & Associates, Inc., 2000.  New tests, new treatments, better outcomes for patients with colorectal cancer: [videorecording] / Stanford Health Library. - Stanford: Stanford Video Media Group, 2004.

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