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Special Events

Special events have long been a tradition at the Moores Cancer Center. Some of these events have raised millions of dollars to benefit the work of the center, others are educational opportunities, and some are to thank our patients and their families.

November 6, 2014

Celebrate Hope

Celebrate Hope reception and dinner

Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: UC San Diego International House, Great Hall
Contact: Sandy Dempsey, edempsey@ucsd.edu, 858-246-1570
Website: Celebrate Hope

This reception and dinner, featuring local chefs and fine wine, will benefit Moores Cancer Center's Patient & Family Support Services. It also honors the recipient of the 2014 Extraordinary Caregiver of the Year Award, Susan Goldfarb Pidgeon. For more information or to register, see Celebrate Hope.

November 19, 2014

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Fighting Cancer With Food & Activity

Where: Room 2007, Moores Cancer Center
When: 12–1:15 p.m.
Registration: healthyeating@ucsd.edu or 858-822-2236

Learn about the latest research on dietary factors that strengthen your body’s immune and detoxification systems, along with practical tips for optimizing your intake of protective "big color / big flavor" foods. This monthly seminar is presented by Chris Zoumas-Morse, MS, RD. To register, email healthyeating@ucsd.edu or call 858-822-2236. For more information, including later dates, see the Healthy Eating Program classes and seminars page.