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UPMC CancerCenter Passavant Hosts 4th Annual Celebration of Survivorship

WHAT: This year’s Annual Celebration of Survivorship hosted by UPMC CancerCenter Passavant returns with a “Carnival of Colors” theme complete with carnival games, music and entertainment.
 
WHY: Cancer survivorship starts on the day of diagnosis. This celebration is an opportunity for survivors to mingle with each other along with UPMC CancerCenter staff and physicians while enjoying performances by magicians, jugglers and more.
 
WHO:
 
• Lillian Shockney, R.N., B.S., M.A.S., associate professor, John Hopkins University School of Nursing, two-time breast cancer survivor and keynote speaker
• UPMC CancerCenter patients and survivors
• UPMC CancerCenter physicians, nurses and staff
 
WHEN: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, July 31
 
• 5 to 7 p.m., Stress reduction, yoga and carnival food
• 7:15 p.m. to 8 p.m., Survivor recognition and keynote address
 
WHERE: Kerr Fitness Center of La Roche College, 9000 Babcock Blvd., Pittsburgh, Pa., 15237.

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