Stamford Hospital hosts symposium for cancer survivors
Published 6:41 pm, Sunday, November 27, 2011
Stamford Hospital will host an event for cancer survivors that discusses post-treatment cognitive changes on Tuesday, Nov. 29, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Tully Health Center Auditorium, 32 Strawberry Hill Court, Stamford.
The event, "Chemo-Brain: What's Wrong with Me?" will be hosted by Tim Ahles, clinical psychologist and director of the Neurocognitive Research Laboratory at Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Ahles will discuss the cognitive changes that cancer survivors may experience, how these changes are measured and strategies for improving functioning.
Reservations are required and can be made by calling 203-276-4059 or 914-644-8844. For more information, visit www.stamfordhospital.org.
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Stamford Hospital is a nonprofit provider of comprehensive healthcare services in lower Fairfield County and the region. Stamford Hospital is affiliated with New York Presbyterian Health System and is a major teaching affiliate of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.