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Guy's Cancer Centre

Great Maze Pond

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SE1 9RT

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Join us for our annual Cancer Survivors' Day event, 'A Celebration of Hope'.

This is a special event for our patients, their families, care givers, staff and the community to celebrate cancer survivorship. The day will include a fashion show, health and well-being activities, live music, exhibits, seminars, reflection and contemplation.

The event is free but we ask that guests register in advance to secure their place.


Science Talks

Biobanking in Guy’s Cancer Centre - Talk and Tour - Cheryl Gillet

A journey through cancer: Imaging from fundamental science discovery to predicting cancer patient response, - Tony Ng

Cancer Immunotherapy – Where are we now and what happens next? - Sophie Papa

Immune therapies for cancer - James Spicer

Patient prosthetic rehabilitation - Trevor Coward

Cancer research needs computational scientists - Anita Grigoriadis

How to evict tumour squatters - Francesco Dazzi

Mind the gap: Assessing and meeting the supportive care needs of people with cancer - Jo Armes

Treating head and neck cancer with genetically engineered blood cells - John Maher

New breakthroughs in immune therapy of cancer - Farzin Farzan

Complementary Therapies for Health & Well-being - Emma Tryer

Clinical Trials - Nicholas Gomm, Alexandra Diaz, Sharon Whelan

Living a Full and Active Life with Lymphoedema - Eszter and Martina

"I thought I'd go back to being me again": the emotional impact of cancer diagnosis and treatment


Celebration Walk

As part of Survivors’ Day we will also be holding a fundraising Celebration Walk, starting and finishing at Guy’s this picturesque walk will take in some of London’s sights and landmarks. Choose from 3.5km, 6km or 11km walks along the Thames to celebrate cancer survivorship and raise vital funds in support of Guy’s Cancer. Registration is £15 and we ask that participants fundraise £100 to help treat cancer.

Sign up to take part in the Celebration Walk at https://survivorsdaywalk.eventbrite.co.uk

King's College Hospital supporter? You can take part in the walk and fundraise for cancer at King's College Hospital instead. Sign up here: https://kingscelebrationwalk.eventbrite.co.uk


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If you'd like to volunteer for Cancer Survivors' Day please click Register and select Volunteer.

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