A Bright Update on Melanoma Treatment

By Dr. Jeffrey Zweig Melanoma skin cancer is unfortunately on the rise worldwide, and is now considered the 5th most common cancer diagnosis in the United States. It is estimated that in 2019, there will be over 95,000 new cases of melanoma diagnosed in the US and over 7,000 deaths. Luckily, most patients will be… read more

The Many Faces of Skin Cancer

Come and experience the Many Faces of Skin Cancer, an event focusing on one of the most preventable cancers. Join an engaging panel of medical experts, as they offer insights into the latest information on prevention, risk factors, new treatment options and explore the unique needs and issues of skin cancer survivors. Speakers include: Dr…. read more

Breast Cancer Seminar

Description Our team of breast cancer specialists from the Women’s Cancer Center of the East Bay invite you to join them for an update on cutting edge breast cancer treatments and surgical techniques. The physicians recently attended national oncology and surgery symposiums and will discuss the latest advances presented from research, clinical trials and new FDA drug… read more

Shredding Event

$20 for the first box, $5 each additional box July 20, 2019 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 400 Taylor Blvd. Pleasant Hill, CA Safeguard your personal information while recycling for our planet and helping people in our community fight cancer! Bring old tax returns, bills, business records, bank statements and other documents containing personal information… read more

The Many Faces of Colon Cancer 2019

March 13, 2019 Lafayette Library, Community Room. 6:30-8:30 pm Join an engaging panel of medical experts as they present the most current information regarding colon cancer, genetic risks, re-screening guidelines, advances in targeted & immuno-therapies, and oncology specific nutritional tips to enhance survivorship. Speakers include, Dr. Jewel Johl a medical oncologist, Drew Schembre, MD a… read more

Harnessing the Immune System to Fight Colon Cancer

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States. The American Cancer Society’s estimates that almost 101,420 new cases of colon cancer will be diagnosed in 2019. While chemotherapy is still used to prevent recurrence of early stage colon cancer and treatment of advanced/metastatic colon cancer,… read more