Education programs are led by experts from a broad range of disciplines who share their knowledge and experience about the latest in cancer research, prevention, early detection, treatment, side effect management and survivorship. Classes rotate throughout the year.

Pre-registration is required. Click on the program title under Upcoming Events for detailed information and to register. A variety of programs are also available online via live stream.

Available on video at: go.osu.edu/JCFLvideos
Know Your Legal Rights and Protections in the Workplace
Surfing the Web to Find Quality Health Information

PROGRAMS

"Ask the Expert"


Offered monthly, these programs provide updates on specific cancer types, coping strategies, side effect management and other topics of interest to cancer survivors and their caregivers.

Career Counseling Workshops


Workshops are offered throughout the year and are tailored to the specific needs of cancer survivors. Topics include resume writing and cover letters, interviewing skills and job search strategies.

Disease-Specific Conferences and Special Events


Offered throughout the year.

Emotional Health and Coping


OSU James clinicians share information about how to cope with the challenges and feelings that may arise after a cancer diagnosis. Programs will focus on emotional adjustment for cancer survivors and include topics such as managing worry and maintaining relationships.

Know Your Legal Rights and Protections in the Workplace


This program addresses the definition of a disability, forms of discrimination, disclosure, accommodation request(s) and benefit available such as Family Medical Leave.

Lunch & Learn: Oncology Rehabilitation


Oncology rehabilitation staff lead monthly discussions on a wide range of topics to assist in managing cancer-related side effects such as fatigue, neuropathy, chemo brain, lymphedema or balance. Other topics include strength training, starting an exercise program or resistance training.

Medicare 101


Annual program on community resources and a Medicare overview for cancer survivors.

Surfing the Web to Find Quality Health Information


This interactive workshop provides tools and resources to search for quality health information on the internet.

Women and Sexuality: An Information Opportunity for Cancer Survivors


Learn about sexuality and common difficulties arising from cancer and other natural changes throughout one’s life. Offered on a recurring basis.

Upcoming Events

Ask the Expert: Lung Cancer (live stream available)

11/26/2018 6:00:00 PM - 11/26/2018 7:30:00 PM

460 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43210

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Lunch and Learn: Oncology Rehabilitation - Improving Bone Health and Strength-Training...

12/11/2018 11:30:00 AM - 12/11/2018 12:30:00 PM

1145 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, Ohio 43212

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Living Well with a Disability from Cancer: How to Adapt and Change

12/11/2018 6:00:00 PM - 12/11/2018 7:00:00 PM

1145 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, Ohio 43212

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Lunch and Learn: Oncology Rehabilitation "How to Start a Home Exercise Program"

1/8/2019 11:30:00 AM - 1/8/2019 12:30:00 PM

1145 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, Ohio 43212

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Support for Your Career and Job Search

1/14/2019 6:00:00 PM - 1/14/2019 8:00:00 PM

1145 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, Ohio 43212

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Ask the Expert: "Integrative and Complementary Practices for Symptom Management in CLL...

1/28/2019 6:00:00 PM - 1/28/2019 7:30:00 PM

460 West 10th Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43210

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