Lectures, Workshops & Special Events

Workshop 27The Gathering Place hosts special events and programs at our facilities that help those touched by cancer become more informed about new developments in the cancer community.  The programs we host vary and can include small lectures with our staff or large symposiums featuring experts in all fields of cancer care.


Upcoming Special Events:

Symposium for Those with Melanoma

  • Saturday, May 3rd, registration and breakfast 8:30-9:00 am, program 9:00 am-1:00 pm
  • Dialogue with the doctors and have your questions answered.  Learn about nutrition and melanoma and hear from a panel of survivors.  Family members welcome.  Continental breakfast and lunch provided.
  • In collaboration with University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center and the Melanoma Education Initiative.  Speakers: Meg Gerstenblith, MD; Julian Kim, MD; Henry Koon, MD; and Amy LeJeune, RD/LD
  • Register in advance by calling 216-595-9546

We also attend lectures and events in the community to help spread the word about The Gathering Place and to serve those on their cancer journey.

If you are interested in The Gathering Place coming to a certain location to educate your group on what we do, please contact Kristina Austin, Chief Marketing Officer, at 216-595-9546.  A schedule of our upcoming outreach events can be found by clicking here.