Energize with our October programs. Learn about new approaches to healing during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Hear about medical ethics, the psychology of aging well and new ways to treat joint pain, among other mind-opening topics.
Breast Cancer Events
Breast Cancer Treatment Plan
Tuesday, October 8
Noble Conference Center, Greenwich Hospital
Barbara Ward, MD, Breast Surgeon; Medical Director, Breast Center
David Greenspun, MD, Reconstructive Surgeon
Janet Freedman, MD, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist
Ashwatha Narayana, MD, Radiation Oncologist
Learn about lifesaving advances in breast cancer treatment and how our medical team plans a patient's care. Get updates on radiation therapy, chemotherapy, pain management, complementary therapy and other options. Learn more. FREE.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Sunday October 27
Join or support the Greenwich Thinks Pink team at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport. Contact Jan Larkin at firstname.lastname@example.org
New! STAR® Rehab Program
Greenwich Hospital professionals have been certified by STAR® (Survivorship Training and Rehabilitation). This cancer rehab program is supported by a gift from Rose-Marie and Jack R. Anderson.
I Can Cope Series
Hyde Conference Room, Greenwich Hospital
This series, held twice a year, is designed to help cancer patients and their families best manage the disease and its treatments. Learn more. FREE.
October 15 - Nutrition and Cancer with Barry Boyd, MD, Oncologist
October 29 - Managing the Effects of Illness and Treatment with Beverly Drucker, MD, Oncologist
November 5 - Mobilizing Resources and Support with Judy Holding, Oncology Chaplain
A Question of Ethics
Not Like It Used To Be: The Doctor/Patient Relationship
Thursday, October 10
When difficult decisions need to be made, Greenwich Hospital's Ethics Committee steps in to help families understand their choices. With medical advances extending life, who decides what's in a patient's best interest? Join us for this special thought-provoking program. Learn more. FREE.
Harvest Moon Gala
Saturday, Oct. 19
Greenwich Country Club
Dinner, dancing, auctions and a beautiful setting highlight this annual event to benefit Greenwich Hospital's Emergency Department. Learn more or purchase tickets online.
Flu season is approaching. Registration is now open for Workplace Flu Vaccines at area businesses both large and small. Provided by Greenwich Hospital's Occupational Health Services. Learn more. Fee.
Need to find a specialist? A new primary care physician? Find a Doctor on our website with information about services offered, locations, and which types of insurance are accepted.