02 | 07 : BLUSH PANEL SERIES - Meryl Kern Survivorship Program GRACE: Growing Resiliency and Courage with Cancer A chance to learn, share and connect. An educational lecture that addresses the existential issues that come with a cancer diagnosis including finding meaning in the experience, building resiliency skills to deal with fears of recurrence, and reshaping one's identity post-treatment. The lecture is free but space is limited.
Panelists will include: Arash Asher, MD, Co-developer of GRACE, Director of Survivorship and Rehabilitation at the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Jeffrey Werthelmer, PhD, Co-developer of GRACE, Head of Neuropsychology Services at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
6PM - 8PM Tower Cancer Research Foundation 8767 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 400 Beverly Hills, California 90211
For more information or to reserve a seat, please call Aidee at 310.299.8473 www.towercancer.org
02 | 10 : RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY - JWCH Please join JWCH for a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Friday, February 10th at 10:00 am JWCH Institute has recently opened a new Wesley Health Center in East Hollywood which offers health care services for the entire family. JWCH stands for John Wesley Community Health Institute and they are a federally qualified community health center that provides health care to men, women and children regardless of ability to pay for services.
Wesley Health Centers East Hollywood 954 N. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90029
02 | 26 : THE ENVELOPE, PLEASE: AN OSCAR® VIEWING PARTY. - APLA The Abbey Food & Bar has been the longtime home for this Oscar® bash, which has raised more than $1.5 million for APLA Health’s critically needed services. The 16th annual black-tie event features a VIP cocktail reception, a seated dinner, and exclusive viewing of the Academy Awards broadcast. Pauley Perrette (of CBS’s NCIS) returns as host.
Sunday, February 26 The Abbey Food & Bar, 692 N. Robertson Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069
Regular training fees may be waived for certain DHSP employees.
Day 1: Wednesday, April 19 (8:30am - 5pm) Day 2: Wednesday, April 26 (8:30am - 5pm) Day 3: Wednesday, May 3 (8:30am - 5pm) Day 4: Wednesday, May 10 (8:30am - 5pm) Day 5: Wednesday, May 17 (8:30am - 5pm)
04 | 27 : DINING OUT FOR LIFE - APLA Dining Out For Life is a city-wide dining event that invites patrons at participating restaurants throughout Los Angeles to give back to their community simply by enjoying a meal! This is the first time Dining Out for Life will be happening in Los Angeles in six years. Dining Out For Life is an automatic opt-in fundraiser—meaning whether guests know it or not, they will be contributing to APLA Health’s efforts to fight HIV in L.A. County and ensure everyone has access to quality health care. It’s an ordinary act that makes an extraordinary impact.
Thursday, April 27 Restaurants throughout Los Angeles; list to be announced in February