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Jefferson Health – New Jersey to Host Cancer Survivors Day Celebration on Sunday, June 3rd

SEWELL, NJ (May 21, 2018) – Celebrate life for cancer survivors and their families on National Cancer Survivors Day — Sunday, June 3 — from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Washington Township (900 Medical Center Drive, Sewell, NJ).

Cancer patients/survivors, their friends/family, and other community members, are invited to enjoy this free and festive afternoon of fun, food and games, featuring light fare and refreshments, games, chair yoga, music and more.

The event is sponsored by Jefferson Health – New Jersey and will be held outside, weather permitting. For more information, or to RSVP by Tuesday, May 29th, call 856-218-5324 or contact Brenda Gorman, Oncology Assistant, at [email protected].

Stay tuned for more information about Jefferson Health – New Jersey’s 4th Annual 5K Run/Walk in honor of cancer survivors on Saturday, September 15th, at Cooper River Park in Pennsauken.

About Jefferson Health: Jefferson Health, home of Sidney Kimmel Medical College, is reimagining health care in the greater Philadelphia region and southern New Jersey. Jefferson’s dedicated team of doctors, nurses, health professionals and staff provides a range of primary to highly-specialized care through 14 hospitals (three Magnet®-designated for nursing excellence), more than 50 outpatient and urgent care locations, the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center and the JeffConnect® telemedicine program. Jefferson’s academic health center, Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals, Inc., is recognized by US News & World Report as #16 on the 2017-18 Best Hospitals Honor Roll. Jefferson Health’s mission is to improve the health of those patients and communities it is privileged to serve through safe, effective, equitable, compassionate care.