Micro-Networking With Professional Health Sciences

Oct 13th 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Join Students Today Alumni Tomorrow to network with VCU alumni David Galpern, M.D., and Bill O’Bier, R.N. This is an opportunity to establish strong connections with fellow students and VCU alumni to learn about their lives after VCU, career paths and advice for current students. Come prepared with questions. The event will be held in Richmond Salon I, University Student Commons, 907 Floyd Ave. Register at the following URL. For more information, contact Sydney Wojcieszak at wojcieszaksj@vcu.edu or visit https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdpGADiFiZc_w_UtJYb1KHywgzUcQsJLafgyjyQ_O6rp-pfWg/viewform.

Housing Projects Documentary and Panel With Student National Medical Association

Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020 at 5 p.m.

The VCU chapter of Student National Medical Association will host a panel discussion in conjunction with a screening of the documentary, “HEARD: An Insight Into Life in Richmond’s Public Housing.” A link to the documentary will be sent to participants who RSVP, and the panel of Richmond community members will explore the challenges of public housing. Each participant is asked to contribute $5 as part of a fundraiser for the Better Housing Coalition. RSVP at the following URL. For more information, contact Victoria Ngo at ngovm2@vcu.edu or visit https://forms.gle/Nfe9JpUE5vnYQ8mb7.

VCU Health Webinar Series: It Takes a Team to Heal From Breast Cancer

Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Treatment of breast cancer involves a team of experts across many different specialties. At VCU Massey Cancer Center, team members combine their knowledge, expertise and experience to coordinate breast cancer care. Join Massey experts for a panel discussion on the importance of a multidisciplinary and comprehensive approach throughout the continuum of breast cancer care. For more information, contact Blake Belden at beldenba@vcu.edu or visit https://www.facebook.com/VCUMasseyCancerCenter.

Tipping the Scales Against Cancer

Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Join VCU Massey Cancer Center, Carilion Clinic, Sentara and Eastern Virginia Medical School for a day of engaging conversations about the relationship between healthy lifestyles, obesity and cancer. The event will be in the in the Jonah L. Larrick Student Center, 900 Turpin St. Presentations and panel discussions will feature experts speaking about evidence-based weight management and healthy lifestyle approaches for obesity prevention and cancer risk reduction for children and adults and for the long-term survivorship of cancer patients. Register at the following URL. For more information, contact Melissa Mitchell at mmitchell9@vcu.edu or visit https://vcu.cloud-cme.com/default.aspx?EID=14600&P=5.