Register Now for the 14th Annual Breast Cancer Survivor Symposium!
Saturday, October 26, 2019
During registration, participants will have the option to choose from a variety of breakout sessions to attend. Please click here to view a list of breakout session options.
This event will also be live-streamed on Komen Northeast Ohio’s Facebook page. All you have to do to attend the conference virtually is go to our Facebook page on the day of the event and click on the video. The live-stream will also be recorded for future viewing.
Steubenville Live-Stream Sister Event
This year, we are proud to partner with Trinity Medical Center in Steubenville to offer this event to survivors outside of Cleveland. Individuals living in Steubenville and the surrounding areas are invited to attend the live-streaming of this event at Trinity Medical Center West. Guests will be treated to breakfast and lunch as they enjoy all of the content of the symposium. Questions from attendees can be submitted online and answered live by the presenters!
Click here to register for the live-stream sister event.
The Keynote Speaker for this year’s event is Beth Bennett, PT, MA, MS, RDN, LD of The Gathering Place
Beth Bennett is the Director of Exercise, Nutrition and Research at The Gathering Place: a non-profit community based cancer support center offering emotional, physical and spiritual support free of charge to individuals and families currently coping with cancer. Beth oversees the development and implementation of programs and services addressing nutrition and physical wellness for cancer survivors and their caregivers. She is a physical therapist and dietitian with over 30 years’ experience. Beth received a MA in Exercise Science and MS in Nutrition from Kent State University, and she has presented at professional continuing education seminars for physical therapist and dietitians at the local and national level.
Beth has published in the journal Rehabilitation Oncology and Journal of Physical Therapy and Health Promotion on the topic exercise and psychosocial support for cancer survivors. She enjoys helping Gathering Place participants develop a sustainable plant based lifestyle that includes plenty of physical activity for themselves and their loved ones.