School Event

School Event

Cancer Week Ireland | Monday 24 – Sunday 30 September 2018

An evening with Cathy McCarthy

West Wicklow Cancer Support Group welcome you to an evening with Cathy McCarthy, cancer survivor and author of '‘Not the Year you had Planned'....

The Future of Cancer Survivorship: An American Perspective

Keynote speaker for this event will be Dr Kevin Stein, Vice President, Behavioral Research, American Cancer Society....

Living Well With Cancer

The Irish Cancer Society is hosting its ‘Living Well with Cancer’ conference during Cancer Week Ireland 2016....

Nutrition and Cancer Survivorship

This workshop is targeted at patients who want to improve their diet to aid their recovery and/or reduce the risk of recurrence....

Living life Programme: The psychological response to cancer

This workshop aims to explore the psychological and emotional responses to cancer....

Dramatherapy

A brief introduction to dramatherapy and how it can help illuminate our coping mechanism in the face of adversity....

Fertility Issues after a Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

A workshop for cancer patients and survivors concerned with fertility issues....

Zentangle

Calm the mind through mindful drawing. For young people aged 12-21....

Fertility Issues after a Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment (for Healthcare Professionals)

A workshop for healthcare professionals which will give an overview of possible fertility issues for cancer patients....

What Does it Mean to be a Survivor

This presentation will discuss the future of cancer survivorship, and how language about cancer shapes responses to illness....

Practical Exercise for Cancer Survivors

This session will give cancer survivors the opportunity to learn and practice practical exercises....

Nutrition During Cancer Treatment

This session is targeted at patients who are struggling to maintain or gain weight during treatment due to reduced appetite and other side effects....

Sleep Solutions for Cancer Survivors

The use of interventions to enhance sleep quality in cancer survivors is of critical importance and has the potential to improve quality of life....

Dance Movement Therapy

Experience the benefits of Dance Movement Therapy through creative movement to restore and revitalize....

Writing from Stillness

Writing from Stillness invites you to slow down and connect with your own creativity....

Purple House Cancer Support Open Morning

Take a tour of Purple House and meet our staff, volunteers, counsellors & therapists during our open morning for Cancer Week 2016....

A Day in the Life of a Cancer Researcher (Day Two)

Damer Hall, Dublin 2 - This event is aimed at giving primary schoolchildren an opportunity to walk in the shoes of a cancer researcher for one day....

Immunotherapy: A Revolution Against Cancer

A panel discussion on immunotherapeutics and the future of cancer research....

Gathering Around Cancer

The Gathering Around Cancer offers an opportunity for Irish people involved in many aspects of cancer care at home and abroad to gather in Dublin....

“Kegel Exercise” Workshop for men affected by Prostate Cancer

“Kegel Exercise” Workshop for men affected by Prostate Cancer...

Blood Cancer Information Evening

Information evening about blood cancers and an introduction to Blood Cancer Network Ireland and blood cancer clinical trials...

A Day in the Life of a Cancer Researcher

This event is aimed at giving primary schoolchildren an opportunity to walk in the shoes of a cancer researcher for one day....

48th Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology

The 48th Annual Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology will be in Dublin Ireland....

“Healthy made simple”

"Healthy Made Simple" Nutrition lunch time talk...

Cancer – Prevent it, Spot it and treat it.

We will shine a light on cancer, how to prevent it, spot it and treat it....

BRA Day, Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day 2016. Information. Lectures. Meet our Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. 'Show and Tell' - meet real patients...

Patient Voice in Cancer Research II

The Patient Voice in Cancer Research aims to include patients/survivors in the decision making processes around research....

BREAST-PREDICT Cancer Week Symposium

A BREAST-PREDICT Research symposium from international guest speakers in the oncology research field...

YouCan Ireland Screening

YouCan Ireland was founded in February 2015 by a group of volunteers who themselves have been diagnosed with cancer as young adults...

UCD Breast Health Day

Chat to scientists, nutritionists and patient advocates....

“Writing to Heal”

"Writing to Heal" workshop This workshop will assist you to access language as a powerful healing resource...

The Role of Health Technology in Exercise Rehabilitation

The Role of Health Technology in Exercise Rehabilitation is a lunchtime seminar looking at the emerging role of mobile apps to promote exercise....

Cancer Support Sanctuary

Two night Sanctuary Stay...

The 18th International Psycho Oncology Society World Congress

The theme for IPOS 2016 is 'Psycho-Oncology: Science, Arts and Practice - Bridging the Gap'....

EONS 10: Balancing Health Care Needs in a Changing Context

The European Oncology Nursing Society presents its biennial nursing conference, EONS 10, to Dublin this October....

The MedEx Cancer Care Programme: A Public Seminar

MedEx DCU is hosting a Public Seminar to highlight the important role of exercise in the management of cancer and the cancer programmes they provide....

Mini Symposium for Cancer Week

To mark Cancer Week Ireland , RCSI and the Centre for Systems Medicine are hosting a mini-symposium....

Cancer Prevention: from Denis Burkitt to the Human Genome Project

As part of the 10th International Cancer Conference, Dr. Paul Brennan will give a talk on cancer prevention....

Cuan Cavan Cancer awareness

In conjunction with ICS we are running a pop up shop for Cancer Awareness Week. Check out our Cuan Facebook page and website for more info....

Cancer Week Ireland is taking place from Monday 24 to Sunday 30 September and hopes to inspire every community to take part.

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