The Northwest Cancer Patient Summit


WHEN 10/20/2018 12:30 PM
WHERE Bellingham, WA 3333 Squalicum Pkwy

About the NWCS

The Northwest Cancer Patient Summits are free patient education programs designed to help cancer patients and their caregivers understand various aspects of managing their cancer. These reoccurring forums feature live-interactive lecturers and panel discussions. Various cancer related topics are discussed, including cancer treatments, cancer prevention, management of side-effects, disease- or treatment-specific education, and other topics that help cancer patients make informed healthcare decisions and that help improve the quality of life of cancer patients.


12:30- 13:00 - Registration and Networking

13:00 - 13:30 - Managing side effects of immunotherapy

13:30 - 14:00 - Sexual aftermath of cancer

14:00 - 14:15 - Break

14:15 - 14:45 - Marijuana for management of side effects of cancer therapy

14:45 - 15:15 - Complementary therapy in cancer management

15:15 - 15:30 - Break

15:30 - 16:00 - Discussions

16:00 - Adjourn


The next NWCS will be held at the PeaceHealth Health Education Center on Saturday, October 20th, 2018 from 1 PM to 4 PM. Registration begins at 12:30 PM.


Thank you to our sponsors for the 5th Northwest Cancer Patient Summit:


Puma, Pfizer, Teva


AstraZeneca, Seattle Genetics, Tesaro

We invite non-profits, local businesses, industry representatives, and others interested in cancer care to support this cancer patient education program as a sponsor, exhibitor, or partner. Sponsorship helps us to keep this event free for the community.

There are various levels of sponsorship & exhibit opportunities available. Please email [email protected] with your inquiries about sponsorship and exhibition.