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Thursday, April 16, 2009

St. Francis, Wellness Community host seminar for cancer patients

INDIANAPOLIS – Subhash Sharma M.D., of Indiana Hematology Oncology Consultants and medical oncologist with the St. Francis Cancer Care Center, will discuss the language of cancer at a free seminar for cancer patients and their families Friday, May 8.

The session, which includes lunch for all registered participants, will be from noon to 2 p.m. at St. Francis Hospital-Indianapolis, Classrooms 1 and 2, 8111 S. Emerson Ave.

The program is designed for both newly diagnosed and in-treatment patients with all types of cancer. Caregivers are also welcome. Ample time will be provided for participants' questions.

Registration is required. Call 317-782-4422. For more information on cancer services at St. Francis Hospital, visit

The event is sponsored by St. Francis Hospital & Health Centers and the Wellness Community of Central Indiana.