Ongoing Classes & Events

National Cancer Survivors Day

Date: Sunday, Jun 4, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Atrium at Montgomery Park, 2701 NW Vaughn Street, Portland

Let’s show the world what life after cancer looks like! On National Cancer Survivors Day®, we will join thousands of people in hundreds of communities throughout the world to celebrate life. Join us as we honor local survivors who are living with and beyond cancer.

Join the Celebration!

  • Creative, health & wellness activities for all!
  • Light Refreshments
  • Free Gift Basket Giveaways
  • Community Resource Displays
  • Survivors Tribute
  • Special guest speaker, Janine Wolf of K103

There is no cost to attend the event and on-site parking is FREE!

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Breakthroughs in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Date: Thursday, Jun 8, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Compass Oncology - Rose Quarter, 265 N Broadway Portland OR 97227

Please join Dr. Anthony Van Ho, medical oncologist and Director of the Compass Lung Specialty Program and and Dr. Ravi Chandra, radiation oncologist with Compass Oncology, for a discussion about Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC). During the program you will
hear a brief overview of:

  • Diagnostic and treatment pathways
  • Targeted therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Treatment-related adverse events

TO REGISTER:
The group meetings are FREE and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. For more information and to RSVP please call 503 459 2359 or email Kristin.Sacco@CompassOncology.com. View Flyer


Zero Prostate Cancer Run/Walk

Date: Sunday, Jun 11, 2017
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Elizabeth Caruthers Park - South Waterfront, 3508 SW Moody Ave., Portland, OR 97239

The 2017 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk - Portland features a 5K run/walk, 1 mile walk, Kids' Superhero Dash for Dad, and virtual Snooze for Dudes program. Stick around for the family-friendly post-race celebration. Participants will receive tech shirts, free food, and the opportunity to connect with others who are impacted by prostate cancer.

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Journal to the Self Workshop

Date: Monday, Jun 12, 2017
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Compass Oncology - West, 9555 SW Barnes Rd., Ste. 150, Portland

Learning different ways to write in your journal adds color, perspective and dimension to your reflective writing. With the help of these journal tools, you can gently but powerfully explore the various aspects of yourself, your life and your relationships with others.

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Women’s Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Jun 12, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Compass Oncology Vancouver - 210 SE 136th Avenue, Vancouver WA 98684

Compass Oncology and Pink Lemonade Project have partnered to offer a support group to give women cancer survivors an opportunity to talk with others who are facing similar challenges in a safe, welcoming environment.

Oncology social workers will be present to facilitate the conversation and to answer any questions. 

This support group is for all women cancer survivors. You can choose to attend any session or all of the sessions.

  • April 10: Coping with the Change in Relationships and Social Roles
  • May 8: Cancer Nutrition (Andrea Hamilton, RD to present)
  • June 12: Living with Concerns of Recurrence

For more information please visit pinklemonadeproject.org

TO REGISTER:
This event is FREE and open to the public. Please call or email Virginia Hill to reserve your space 360-773-8630.

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Brain Tumor Support Group

Date: Thursday, Jun 15, 2017
Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Providence Portland Medical Center, Conference Rooms C/D, 4805 NE Glisan Street, Portland

This support group gives people with brain tumors an opportunity to talk with others who are facing similar challenges in a safe, welcoming environment.

Clinicians from Compass Oncology will be present to facilitate the conversation and to answer any questions you may have about physical or emotional issues, treatment side effects and general coping strategies. All brain tumor patients and their loved ones or caregivers are welcome to attend.

TO REGISTER:

This event is FREE and open to the public. Space is limited and registration is required. Light refreshments will be served. Please call Jamie Newell at 503.384.9952 to reserve your space.

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Portland Undy Run/Walk

Date: Saturday, Jun 17, 2017
Time: 7:40 am - 9:30 am

Old Spaghetti Factory, 0715 SW Bancroft St Portland, OR 97239

Your participation in the Undy Run/Walk helps the Colon Cancer Alliance and local partners fight colorectal cancer in critical ways. 

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Ovarian Cancer Treatment Outside the Box: Parp Inhibitors and Other New Approaches

Date: Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Compass Oncology - Rose Quarter, 265 N Broadway Portland OR 97227

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer, we welcome you to attend a presentation with Compass Oncology gynecologic oncologist, Lisa McCluskey, MD, and certified genetic counselor, Becky Clark, MS, CGC.

Our presenters will share the latest treatment options for ovarian cancer and genetic risks that are important for you and your family to understand. Join us and get your questions answered by expert clinicians who are ready to help.

TO REGISTER:
This meeting is FREE and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. Space is limited and pre-registration is necessary.
Contact Amy Kirschbaum at OCAOSW amyk@ovariancancerosw.org 503.680.4189 or register online http://ovariancancerosw.org/event-2195047.
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Lung Love Run/Walk

Date: Saturday, Jun 24, 2017
Time: 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Laurelhurst Park, 3756 SE Oak Street, Portland, OR 97214

Join Our Compass Team!

Move with purpose! Help raise awareness and support for lung cancer. Join us to help those diagnosed, at risk and the people who love them in their fight against lung cancer. Unite those impacted in your community by participating in the third annual Lung Love Run/Walk Portland. This event is a 5k through Laurelhurst Park with a 1-mile option (Strollers are welcome).