ICA organizes a Seminar on Ovarian Cancer for patients, survivors and their families on Monday, June 20, 2016


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif Monday, 20 June 2016 will see an Ovarian Cancer Seminar at the Israel Cancer Association Claire & Emanuel G. Rosenblatt "Strong Together" Activity and Support Center at Aaron and Olga Rosenfeld House, 25 Rosenfeld Street Bat-Galim, Haifa.


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif This seminar is geared towards patients, survivors and their families; admission is free!


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif The seminar will be led by Prof. Ofer Lavie, Director of the Gynecology Oncology Unit, Carmel Medical Center.  


Seminar Program


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 09:30-10:00: Gathering

Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 10:00-10:10: Greetings, by Prof. Ofer Lavie, Director of the Gyneco-oncology Unit, Carmel Medical Center and Mrs. Ariela Littwitz-Sherman, Regional Social Worker, Israel Cancer Association.


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 10:10-11:10: Lectures

bul3 Innovations in the Treatment of Ovarian Cancer, by Dr. Ilan Atlas, Director of the Gyneco-oncology Unit, Baruch Padeh Medical Center, Poriya


bul3 "Renavigating Your Path" - Tools for enhancing emotional strength, by Mrs. Sagit Zeevi, (MSW) Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapist, Gyneco-oncology Unit, Rambam Health Care Campus

bul3 Side Effects and Quality of Life -short- & long-term, by Dr. Ayelet Shay, Senior Oncologist, Galilee Medical Center


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 11:10-11:30: Intermission


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif 11:30-12:40: Lectures


bul3 Risk Factors - Heredity & Genetics, by Dr. Ilan Bruchim, Director of Gynecology and the Gynecologic Oncology Unit, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center


bul3 Wise Use of Medicinal Plants during Treatments, by Prof. Eiran Ben-Arie, Director of the Integrated Medicine Complex, Haifa and Western Galilee District, Clalit Health Services


bul3 Moving Your Body - Chi Kung, by Hani Shalem, "Strong Together" Support Center, Israel Cancer Association

Big-Bullet-SQR.gif Please click here for the Haifa-based Ovarian Seminar Program.




Due to limited seating, please register in advance.


Big-Bullet-SQR.gif You may register by contacting the ICA Offices in Haifa at: +972-4-851.17.15 or via email: snif_haifaal@cancer.org.il




Big-Bullet-SQR.gif Public Transportation


bul3 From Lev Hamifratz Central Bus Station, bus no. 16, 40. 

bul3 From Hof Hacarmel Central Bus Station, bus no. 24, 17.
bul3 From Ahuza, Merkaz Horev, bus no. 24. 

bul3 From Hadar, Hanevi'im St., bus no. 40, 42.

bul3 From Linn Clinic, bus no. 16, 17, 24, 40.