The Atlantic writer and Pulitzer Prize nominee, Caitlin Flanagan, was recently interviewed during Morning Joe on MSNBC. They discuss the addictive nature of Twitter and the importance of social media breaks, writing about her battle with cancer and why she
On September 14, 2021, we hosted a webinar with Cancer Kinship in Spanish called “Foro de Resiliencia: Abordando el bienestar nutricional, físico y emocional de personas con cancer. Foro de la resiliencia - September 14, 2021 from Simms/Mann UCLA Center
As food is one of the few areas over which cancer survivors have some control, it is important to recognize which diet modifications may be helpful, and which may simply reflect a bargaining aspect of adjusting to a cancer diagnosis.
The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine A4M/MMI held their International Brain Health Summit in June 2021. Our chaplain, Michael Eselun, BCC, was a featured speaker for this event. They have made Michael’s talk, “Riding the Wave of Life” available for
The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine A4M/MMI recently interviewed our chaplain, Michael Eselun, BCC, for their Redefining Medicine Podcast. From the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine A4M/MMI: Founded in 1992 by Dr. Ronald Klatz and Dr. Robert Goldman, A4M is rooted in
In April 2021, Blood & Marrow Transplant Information Network (BMT InfoNet) hosted their 2021 Celebrating a Second Chance at Life Survivorship Symposium. Our staff clinician, Greg Flaxman, LCSW, MPH, conducted a webinar titled “How Mindfulness Can Help Relieve Stress” Greg shares
When Sydney Siegel, a social worker at the Simms/Mann-UCLA Center for Integrative Oncology, learned in March that UCLA’s infusion clinics would no longer allow visitors — even for first-time chemo patients — she was determined to help offset that loss
The Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research – Celebrate & Learn from 10, 20 & 30 Year Pancreatic Cancer Survivors!
On January 27, 2021, The Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research hosted a celebration and conversation with three long-term survivors of pancreatic cancer, Philip, Michelle and Donna. Our Clinical Psychologist, Elizabeth Cleary, PhD, moderated this inspiring talk as these survivors
From the UCLA Arts and Architecture website: This fall, the School of the Arts and Architecture returns with 10 Questions: Reckoning, the third installment of the annual event series that invites the public to join UCLA students in the virtual classroom
On December 8, 2020, LACNETS asked our chaplain, Michael Eselun, BCC, to give his talk titled “Restringing the Beads of Our Own Story.” From the LACNETS website: The mission of the Los Angeles Carcinoid Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (LACNETS), a program by Generate