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Community Outreach Educational Events

Upcoming Events

RWJUH Breast Care Connection: See, Test & Treat,
October 2nd from 8:00am - 2:00pm
If you have limited or no health insurance register today for a FREE PAP TEST &/or FREE MAMMOGRAM.
Location: 10 Plum Street New Brunswick. Parking validation is available.
Appointments required, please call:732-247-2050. 


American Lung Association: 2021 LUNG FORCE Walk,
October 2 at 9:30am
Join us in the fresh air at this year’s LUNG FORCE Walk Bridgewater, the American Lung Association's signature event to support and promote lung health. Duke Island Park, Bridgewater. 
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RWJBarnabas Rutgers Women's' Soccer,
October 10th at 12:00pm. 
Join us for a day of soccer and breast health. 
Location: Yurcak Field, Piscataway



North Ward Family Success Center: Breast Health & Cooking Demo,
October 13th at 4:30pm
Join us for this Spanish language breast health education event, includes a virtual cooking demo!
For more information please contact


Hunterdon & Mercer County Regional Chronic Disease Coalition: Cancer Basics,
October 21st at 1:00pm.
Cancer - What you should know. Understanding Factors that Influence Health Outcomes.
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New Community Corporation: Community Health & Wellness Fair,
October 23rd from 11:00am - 3:00pm.
Now is the perfect time to learn more about health and wellness! Join New Community and Rutgers Community Health Center for a Health and Wellness fair! 
For more information call 973-732-6040. Location: 274 South Orange Ave, Newark. Parking on Camden Street.

Phillipsburg Fall Festival: Harvest Fest and Prostate Cancer Awareness,
October 23rd from 10:00am - 2:00pm.
Join us for fun and festivities, we will also provide information on Prostate Cancer Awareness. 
Location: Shappell Park, 353 S. Main Street, Phillipsburg


Prevention & Intervention Tobacco Webinar Series,
Begins September 9. 

This webinar series is sponsored by Tobacco-Free for a Healthy New Jersey. Participants will learn about evidence-based screening recommendations and the free services available to help your patients/clients with nicotine dependence. Webinar topics will include; the latest information on vaping research, tobacco use in vulnerable populations and lung screening resources. 
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Elixir: Mindful Meditation Series,
Tuesdays at 12pm.
Join Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and The Elixir Fund for a free guided meditation series. Meditation sessions will be hosted monthly on Tuesdays for 30 minutes via Zoom to help you relax, recharge and practice self-care. You can sign-up for one or all of the sessions in this series! All sessions will run from 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. To learn more about The Elixir Fund, visit
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Professional Training

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey has teamed up with the North Jersey Health Collaborative to offer a free eight-week Project ECHO series on addressing barriers to health care and cancer prevention screenings for adults with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities. Project ECHO Zoom sessions are designed to connect community providers with specialists to share knowledge and develop best practices. The series will be held every Tuesday from 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. starting on September 14, 2021 with an incredible line-up of speakers. The sessions are open to everyone to join. Learn more & register



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