Past Events

November 20, 2013
Free National Webinar

Join Sharsheret’s Genetic Counselor Danielle Singer, MS, CGC and Dr. Kristin Zorn, Director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology, UAMS College of Medicine and National Ovarian Cancer Coalition Medical Scientific Advisory Board member as they discuss the basics of BRCA, lynch syndrome, the genetic counseling process, and the psychosocial implications of genetic testing for individuals and families.

November 19, 2013
Free National Teleconference

Whether you have already enjoyed the rewarding experience of serving as a peer supporter, are still waiting for your first Sharsheret match, or are considering becoming a peer supporter, please join us on Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 8:30-9:30 p.m. (EST), for our free Link Training Teleconference.

November 16, 2013
Washington University St. Louis, MO

The sisters of AEPhi are hosting their sixth annual "Phi Pheast", all-you-can-eat brunch on the Washington University campus . There will be live entertainment and a silent auction.  During their philanthropy awareness week  the sisters will be hosting benefit nights at local restaurants, selling baked goods, Phi Pheast tickets, and holding a "Pink Zumba" event.

For more information, please contact Juliet Eisenstein at juliet.eisenstein@wustl.edu

November 12, 2013
SUNY New Paltz New Paltz, NY

Join the sisters of AEPhi for a maniCURE for Sharsheret.  Take pictures ion the photo booth, eat pink cupcakes and purchasing pink and white nails polishes and ribbon decals.  For more information, please contact Gabrielle Blinderman at gabrielleblinderman@gmail.com.

November 11, 2013
Jewish Community Center Staenberg Family Complex
2 Millstone Campus Drive
St. Louis, MO

Join Sharsheret Supports St. Louis for a free discussion and breakfast prior to author Letty Cottin Pogrebrin’s presentation about her book, “How To Be A Friend To A Friend Who’s Sick”.  Pogrebin is a cancer survivor and will speak as part of the St. Louis Jewish Book Festival.  To register and for more information, please contact Sara Winkelman at swinkelman@jccstl.org. 

November 10, 2013
Temple Israel
2324 Emerson Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN

Sharsheret is partnering with the Basser Research Center for BRCA and Temple Israel to present a hereditary cancer symposium featuring an expert panel. For more information, please visit http://www.templeisrael.com/raising_awareness.htm.

November 8, 2013
Private Home Upper West Side, NY

Dine ‘N Meet is a brand new concept that enables modern Orthodox Jewish singles, ages 25-39, to meet other compatible singles while enjoying a Shabbat meal experience.  A portion of proceeds from this dinner will be donated to Sharsheret.  For more information and to sign up, please visit www.dinenmeet.com.

November 5, 2013
Brookwood Wellness Center
At Gold’s Gym Vestavia 1090 Montgomery Hwy
Birmingham, AL

Join Sharsheret Supports Birmingham for a BRCA Support Group to provide education and support to individuals with BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 gene mutations and their families.  To view the event flyer, click here.  For more information, please contact Gail Schuster, Collat Jewish Family Services, at 205.879.3438 or gail@cjfsbham.org.

November 5, 2013
Bikur Cholim of Boro Park
5216 11th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Join Bikur Cholim of Boro Park for a discussion led by Sharsheret’s Clinical Supervisor Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA on trusting your instincts at their monthly friendship gathering for women who are in treatment or have been in treatment for cancer.  RSVP to Shlomis at (718) 438-2020, ext. 7432.

November 5, 2013
Emerson College Boston, MA

Hillel and AEPhi Present Phiting  With Faith, An Evening of Breast Cancer Awareness and Advocacy, cocktail party.   The event will feature a video presentation entitled "I'm Fighting For" as well as guest speaker, Rhonda Kallman, a Jewish breast cancer survivor and an acclaimed business woman in the Beer industry who will share her personal story.  For more information, please contact Serena Kassow at serena_kassow@emerson.edu.

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