Events

“Navigating the Cancer System”

Free Conference

Date:
October 26, 2022
Time:
Registration and Breakfast
8am – 9am

Conference
9am – 2:30pm

Location
J Orin Edison Entrepreneurship & Innovation Institute
850 N.5th St. PBC Building
Phoenix, Az 85004

Free Parking

Host:  Arizona Myeloma Network, Cancer Caregivers Arizona’s.  The Cancer Caregivers Education Program was developed and implemented in 2007. The mission is to Provide the Education and Resources that Build Critical Cancer Caregiving Skills, in the Cancer Caregivers, Cancer Patients, other Families, and the Cancer Care Professionals. To Build Awareness, to Advocate for and Promote Collaboration that improves Treatment, Quality of Life for the Cancer Caregivers, and the Cancer Patients.

Guest Presenter: Joanna Fawzy Morales, Esq., CEO, Triage Cancer

Triage Cancer is a national, nonprofit organization that provides education on the practical and legal issues that may impact individuals diagnosed with cancer and their caregivers, through events, materials, and resources.

Conference Topics

Registration and Breakfast

8am – 9am

ALL

Introductions and Overview of the Conference 

9am – 9:30am

Barbara Kavanagh / Joanna Morales

Triage Cancer

9:30am – 11:30am

Joanna Morales

Feedback and a ‘Working’ Lunch.

11:30am – 12:00pm

Joanna Morales

Virtual Cancer Caregiver Education Program 

12:00pm – 2:00pm

William Brown / Suzzane Hyde

Evaluations and Wrap Up 

2-2:30pm

Suzzane Hyde / Barbara Kavanagh

AzMN’s Virtual Cancer Caregiver Education Program

  • Overview and demonstration of the Virtual Cancer Caregivers Education Program
  • The Virtual Cancer Caregivers Education Program is an on-line program with multiple topics that are relevant and crucial to the care and support of the cancer patient and caregiver. The learning modules are interactive, engaging, and easy to get through.
  • Conference Education Topic is Cancer Caregivers “Circle of Responsibilities”
    • Understanding your role as a caregiver
    • Understanding the time that your commit to the role
    • Learn how to build your cancer care team to support the patient and caregiver needs

Triage Cancer

  • Understanding health insurance, picking a health insurance plan, and appealing denials
  • How to work through treatment or take time off
  • Applying for and appealing disability insurance
  • Managing finances, medical bills, and financial help

And more

Registration:   www.cancercaregiversaz.com
Conference materials will be provided
Breakfast and Lunch will be provided
PARKING IS FREE: Participants will receive a parking voucher at registration.

For more information contact: Barbara Kavanagh at 623-466-6246
or email barbarak@arizonamyelomanetwork.org

Sponsorship Opportunities

You Can Help!

Sponsorship Support Levels include:

Platinum Partner

Name and Logo featured in Event booklet, plus 1/2-page ad & all printed materials, Name and Logo featured on Cancer Caregivers AZ website, Name and Logo featured on AzMN Website, Name and Logo featured on organization's social media platforms, Premium Exhibit display at the Navigating the Cancer System Conference, including PR for Cancer Caregivers Week, Joint Press Release & aztv special recognition, Name and Logo in AzMN/CCEP Newsletter
$ 5000
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Gold Partner

Name and Logo featured in Event Booklet plus 1/4-page ad, Name and Logo on Cancer Caregivers AZ website, Name and Logo on AzMN Website, Name and Logo on social media platforms, Exhibit display at the Navigating the Cancer System Conference, including PR for Cancer Caregivers Week, Name and Logo in AzMN/CCEP Newsletter
$ 3000
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Popular

Silver Partner

Name and Logo listed in Event Booklet, plus 1/8-page ad, Name and Logo on Cancer Caregivers AZ website, social media platforms, and in newsletter, Shared Exhibit space at the Navigating the Cancer System Conference
$ 1500
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Bronze Partner

Name and Logo listed in Event Booklet, Shared Exhibit space at the Navigating the Cancer System Conference
$ 750
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*The sponsorship duration is from September 1 thru December 31, 2022

For Additional Partner / Sponsor Opportunities:
Contact Barbara Kavanagh at: 623-466-6246, or email barbarak@azmyelomanetwork.org

Past Events

Free Cancer Caregivers Seminar “Coping with Cancer for the Holidays”

December 7, 2019

Fall Cancer Caregivers Conference “Recognizing Young People as Caregivers Too!”

Oct 20, 2018

Spring Cancer Caregivers Conference “An Individual Doesn’t Get Cancer… A Family Does”

March 18, 2018