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Northern Westchester Hospital Set To Celebrate Survivorship Day

Northern Westchester Hospital will be hosting its second annual Survivorship Day to mark National Cancer Survivors Day.
Northern Westchester Hospital will be hosting its second annual Survivorship Day to mark National Cancer Survivors Day. Photo Credit: Mesothelioma Guide website

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Northern Westchester Hospital will be hosting its second annual Survivorship Day - A Celebration Of Life, in recognition of National Cancer Survivors Day on Sunday, June 1 from 10 a.m. to noon.

The event will be held at the Holiday Inn in Mount Kisco, located at 1 Holiday Inn Drive.

Speakers at the event will include a cancer survivor and Dr. Alfred Tinger, chief of radiation oncology at Northern Westchester Hospital. Integrative therapies such as nutrition, expressive writing and exercise will be showcased. Marilyn Leroy-Sterling, a masters-prepared nurse practitioner with oncology experience who is also a trained Health Coach will be available to answer questions and speak about Northern Westchester Hospital’s Cancer Survivorship Program.

All cancer survivors and their families are invited for a continental breakfast and celebratory activities. 

The event is free. Registration is required. 

To register, call 914-666-1810 or visit www.nwhconnect.org/2014Survivorship.