Community and Connection Retreat
Sunday, April 2, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Join fellow young adult cancer patients and survivors for an entire day of learning and connecting with our Young Adult Community!Reserve your spot!
Featured session: Matthew Zachary
Matthew is passionate about putting the patient at the center of every conversation. Why? Because he is one. Diagnosed as a college senior with brain cancer, he wasn't sure back then he'd make it to his next birthday. That was 27 years ago.
With a 20+ year career in entertainment, advertising, broadcast media and more, he is considered one of the healthcare sector's most respected, influential, and visionary voices.
Join us at Resurgence Brewing company for a day of connection and learning, with all young adults and their loved ones impacted by cancer!Resurgence Brewing Company
55 Chicago Street
Buffalo, NY 14204
Agenda for Sunday, April 2, 2023
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Check in, breakfast, Roswell Park Supportive Services information and giveaways
Welcome, including opening remarks by Candace Johnson, PhD, President & CEO, and Project Best Life
Keynote by Matthew Zachary, founder of StupidCancer
11:15 a.m.-12 p.m.
Q&A panel with the Roswell Park Young Adult Team and Matthew Zachary
Stretch session led by Stephanie Latawiec, from Momma Bee Well
Buffet lunch, hands-on activities and interactive games
Writing workshop led by Paul Spitale from Roswell Park Life Recorded
Raffles and stretch session led by Jocelyn Strohm, from Stretch'd Out Buffalo
Snack stations, community organization information and giveaways