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Community Outreach Educational Events

Upcoming Events


Livingston Public Library: Controlling Your Cancer Risk,
Friday, January 22, 1:00pm.
Explains hereditary and lifestyle risk factors for cancer. Learn how and why cancer forms in cells, methods to identify your personal cancer risk, and information on genetic testing and genetic risk assessment.
Click for more information & registration

 

Jersey City Public Library, Controlling Your Cancer Risk 
Monday, January 25th, 1:00pm. 

Explains hereditary and lifestyle risk factors for cancer. Learn how and why cancer forms in cells, methods to identify your personal cancer risk, and information on genetic testing and genetic risk assessment. 
Click link to join

 

Stop Cancer Before It Starts - HPV Related Cancers & Prevention 
Wednesday January 27th, 4:00pm.
Learn about prevention, vaccination and screening for cervical cancer. 
Registration Required. Click here to register

 

Newark Office of Early Childhood Education: Vivir Mi Vida
29 ene. 3:00pm.
Únase al Instituto del Cáncer Rutgers de Nueva Jersey y la Oficina de Educación Infantil de Newark para aprender sobre la nutrición y los cambios en el estilo de vida que pueden reducir su riesgo de cáncer.
Regístrese hoy para esta sesión de Zoom en: http://bit.ly/2JS02Li

 

Past Events

New Jersey Congregational Center for Cancer Care, LGBTQ Health & Advocacy 
Thursday, January 14th, 6:30pm

Jersey City Public Library, Cancer 101 
Monday, January 11th, 1:00pm.
 

Irvington Family Success Center, Eating for Cancer Prevention 
Monday, January 11th, 1:00pm
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North Brunswick Public Library, Family History and Cancer Risk 
Tuesday, December 22nd, 7:00pm


New Jersey Congregational Center for Cancer Care, HPV-Related Cancers 
Thursday, January 7th, 6:30pm.
 

Community Health, Cancer & COVID-19
Thursdays at noon, beginning October 15th. 

CEED & Ocean County Health Department Screenings 
December 11th from 1-4pm

Metuchen Public Library, Breathing Easier 
Thursday, December 17th, 6:30pm

Metuchen Public Library, Cancer 101
Thursday, December 10th, 6:30pm

Westfield Dept. of Recreation, Eating Healthy for Cancer Prevention 
Wednesday, December 2nd, 1:00pm


Westfield Dept. of Recreation, Controlling Your Health Risk 
Thursday, December 3rd, 1:00pm

Westfield Dept. of Recreation, Nutrition for Colorectal Health and Cancer Prevention 
Monday, December 1st, 1:00pm 

North Brunswick Public Library: Breathing Easier, 
Tuesday November 24th, 7:00pm.
 

CEED & Ocean County Health Department Screenings 
Friday November 20th, from 1:00-4:00pm

Sussex Public Library: Breathing Easier, 
Tuesday November 17th, 1:00pm.
 

Colon Cancer Awareness & the Black Community: Information, Screening, Prevention and Hope
Tuesday, November 17th, 6:00pm.

Tobacco Free NJ / Mom’s Quit Connection: Pre-GASO Event: A Facebook Live Lunch & Learn
Wednesday November 18th, 12:00pm.

Great American Smokeout
Thursday November 19th, 10:00 am | Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Thursday November 19th, 6:00pm | RWJBarnabas Health Institute for Prevention and Recovery

Making the Quit Connection 
Thursday November 19th, 10:00am
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Nicotine and Tobacco Treatment
Thursday November 19th, 6:00pm
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North Brunswick Public Library: Lung Cancer Screening,
Tuesday November 10th, 7:00pm.

NJ Congregational Center for Cancer Care: Breathing Easier, 
Thursday November 12th, 6:30pm.
 

Controlling Your Cancer Risk - Virtual Events
This workshop identifies the difference between hereditary and sporadic risk factors for cancer. The discussion is centered around best practices for reducing or managing personal cancer risk, and understanding why you might have heightened risk. Information will also be provided on genetic risk assessment and genetic testing resources. View flyer
Tuesday, September 22nd at 12:00pm

RWJBarnabas Health Somerset: Nutrition Dialog on Cancer Prevention,
Thursday September 24 at 6:00pm.
 
Come and join our lively discussion featuring two nutritionists, Evelyn Fuertes, NDTR and Michelle Jansen MS, MAT, as they speak on how good nutrition and physical activity can help reduce your risk of cancer. 

North Brunswick Public LibraryHPV-Related Cancers
Tuesday September 29th at 7:00pm.
Learn how to protect you and your family against HPV-related cancers. 

NJ CCCC: Cancer 101 
Thursday October 1st, 6:30pm.
 

Cancer Support Community of Central NJ: Gynecologic Cancer Prevention and Awareness Series Gynecologic Cancer Prevention: What You Need to Know 
Tuesday, October 6th, 1:00pm-2:00pm
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Cancer Support Community of Central NJ: Gynecologic Cancer Prevention and Awareness Series Healthy Eating Habits: Nutrition for Women’s Health
Tuesday, October 13th, 1:00pm-2:00pm
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North Brunswick Public Library:  Guts and Glory, 
Tuesday, October 13th, 7:00pm

North Jersey Health Collaborative: Controlling Your Cancer Risk,
Tuesday, October 13th

NJ CCCC: Guts and Glory 
Thursday, October 22nd, 6:30pm.
 

North Brunswick Public Library:  Nutrition for Colorectal Health and Cancer, 
Tuesday, October 27th, 7:00pm.

Stop Cancer Before It Starts - Guts & Glory 
Wednesday October 28th, 10:30am.

NJ Quitline: Be in the Know: A FREE FIVE PART SERIES ON LUNG HEALTH, TOBACCO CESSATION AND VAPING FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS 
Begins Wednesday September 28th

English-Chinese Health Education Workshops - Nutrition for Colorectal Health and Cancer Prevention 
Tuesday November 3rd 4:00pm (Chinese 5:00pm).
 

English-Chinese Health Education Workshops Genetics & Cancer 
Wednesday November 4th, 4:00pm (Chinese 5:00pm).
 

English-Chinese Health Education Workshops Eating Healthy for Cancer Prevention 
Thursday November 5th, 4:00pm (Chinese 5:00pm).

Livingston Health Department: Controlling Your Cancer Risk
Thursday November 5th, 1:00pm.

GLSEN: GSA Forum - Standing Together: United & Mighty! 
Saturday, October 24th, 10:00am - 2:30pm.