The seminar will be held on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, at ICA Headquarters in Givatayim, Beit Mati, in memory of Matilde Recanati, 7 Revivim Street Suzy Hall, starting at 9:30.
This seminar will be moderated by Dr. Noa Efrat (Ben-Baruch), Director, Department of Oncology, Kaplan Medical Center, and Head of the Breast Group at the Israeli Society for Clinical Oncology and Radiotherapy. Admission is free; the seminar is geared towards patients, survivors and their families.
09:30 - 10:00: Gather and Greetings, by Mrs. Miri Ziv, ICA Director General.
10:00 - 12:30: Lectures:
Medical aspects of metastatic breast cancer, by Dr. Ella Evron, Director of the Breast Cancer Unit, Oncology Institute, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center.
Improving quality of life - coping with side effects caused by treatment, by Dr. Irena Jibliuk, Director of the Breast Health Unit, Assuta Medical Center.
Complementary medicine - what does it have to offer? by Dr. Opher Caspi, Director of Integrative Medicine and Director of the Dr. Israel (Rolly) Yovel Clinic for Cancer Survivors, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Hospital.
Hope - manifold aspects, by Prof. Rivka Yaakovi, Head of the Medical Psychology Track, The School of Behavioral Sciences, Tel Aviv-Jaffa Academic College.
Personal story, by Mrs. Dorit Rishoni-Mandil.
12:30 - 13:00: Intermission.
13:00 - 14:00: Question and answer panel featuring seminar lecturers.
Please click here to view the Metastatic Breast Cancer Seminar Program (in Hebrew).
Due to limited seating, please register in advance using the online form.
You may also register by contacting the ICA Rehabilitation and Welfare Department:
Revital: Tel. : +972-3-572.16.15. Mali: Tel.: +972-3-572.16.70. Silvia: Tel.: +972-3-572.16.18. Michal: Tel.: +972-3-572.16.78.
Public Transportation:Bus no. 55 from Arlozorov "Tel Aviv Savidor" Central Railway Station headed towards Tel Hashomer, get off one stop after the Givatayim Shopping Mall. Bus no. 31 - from Tel Aviv Central Bus Station headed towards Givatayim.
Private Vehicle:Travel on Highway no. 4 (Geha), exit at Aluf Sadeh Interchange, and immediately after the tunnel, turn right onto Yitzhak Rabin Boulevard. Paid parking available at the Givatayim Shopping Mall.