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Dr. Rob Rutledge on How Understanding Your Brain Can Empower Your Life

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Gilda's Club Greater Toronto

24 Cecil Street

Toronto, ON M5T 1N2

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Free Public Lecture

The Healing and Cancer Foundation and Gilda's Club Greater Toronto will be co-hosting a Free Public Lecture on "How Understanding Your Brain Can Empower Your Life on the Cancer"

Join us on May 24th, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.

The free public lecture is open to everyone and is for all types of cancer. This lecture draws on recent brain science which shows us our brains continue to change throughout our lifetime. Dr. Rob Rutledge teaches the essential healing skills in lively and interactive fashion, and provides a practical and integrated approach to a cancer diagnosis. The evening is spiced with stories from his life as an oncologist, support group leader, and from his personal journey.

Dr. Rob Rutledge, MD, FRCPC

Dr. Rob Rutledge is a Radiation Oncologist in Halifax, Nova Scotia,specializing in breast, prostate and pediatric cancers. He is also an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie University. In 1999, Rob co-created the ‘Skills for Healing’ Cancer Weekend Retreats. These weekend support groups teach a powerful and integrated approach to the cancer diagnosis and ways to heal at levels of body, mind and spirit. To date, 1,900 people have attended 50+ retreats in 25+ cities across Canada and abroad. Rob is the CEO and Chair of the Healing and Cancer Foundation, a Registered Charity that freely offers educational videos, documentaries, and webcasting seminars. He is co-author of the book The Healing Circle, which captures the teachings and inspirational stories from the weekend retreats. Rob has received a Cancer Care Nova Scotia Award for Excellence in Patient Care, and Doctors Nova Scotia presented him with a Health Promotion Award in recognition of his contribution to physician health and health promotion in cancer patients.

Live streaming tickets now available:

Watch Dr. Rob Rutledge in the comfort of your home, office or anywhere where you can access Wifi. We will send you a link to our live stream of the talk on the day of the event. Please note that by agreeing to the live stream ticket that you understand that this is not in-person event and that live streaming will occur through your personal device in the comfort of your own space.

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