CONTACT: ANGIE TRACHTA
8788 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: Nov. 28, 2000
Area residents invited to cancer seminar in Ottumwa Jan. 18
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Ottumwa area residents are invited to attend a free health
seminar, "Families and Cancer: Working on Life," from 6:30 to 7:30
p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18 at Ottumwa Regional Health Center, 1001 East Pennsylvania
Ave., Conference Rooms A, B and C.
David Rosenthal, Ph.D., director of Counseling and Health Promotion Services
at the University of Iowa Family Care Center, will discuss the emotional effects
of living with cancer -- the daily struggle with the disease and how those
who have been diagnosed, as well as their family and friends, can support
one another in managing the stress.
The seminar is sponsored by Ottumwa Regional Health Center and Medical Oncology
Hematology of Ottumwa, an affiliate of UI Health Care. For more information
or to register for the seminar, contact the Ottumwa Regional Health Center
at (641) 684-2405.
University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership between
the UI College of Medicine and the UI Hospitals and Clinics and the patient
care, medical education and research programs and services they provide.