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Let's Get Physical:
How Fitness and Nutrition Can Benefit
Young Adults with Cancer
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Thursday, November 2
5:30 p.m - 9:00 p.m.

Harry Caray's 7th Inning Stretch and the Chicago Sports Museum
Water Tower Place, 7th Floor
835 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL
(google map)

On Thursday, November 2, young cancer survivors (diagnosed between the ages of 15 and 39) are invited to network with other young survivors at this fun event. Survivors and their loved ones will learn about how to live a healthy lifestyle through exercise and nutrition, and will hear testimony from our special guest speaker Matthew Lampson, young adult cancer survivor and professional soccer player for the Chicago Fire.

Please register online by October 30. The $10 registration fee includes admission to the Chicago Sports Museum, appetizers, refreshments, and one alcoholic beverage (for guests of legal drinking age). Space is limited.

Discounted parking ($12) is available to event attendees who park in the Water Tower Place parking facility.

Agenda

5:30 p.m.

Registration & Networking

(attendees will have complimentary admittance to the Chicago Sports Museum)
6:20 p.m.

Welcome

6:25 p.m.

Optimizing Your Nutrition

Mary ReherMary Reher, MS, RDN, CSO, LDN
Registered Dietitian
Lurie Cancer Center

6:45 p.m.

Power of Movement

Jeremy Walton Jeremy Walton
Director of Training for SHRED415
Certified Personal Trainer

7:05 p.m.

Keynote Presentation: The Gift of Cancer

Matt LamsonMatt Lampson
Young Adult Cancer Survivor
Goalkeeper for the Chicago Fire in Major League Soccer
Founder of the Lampstrong Foundation

7:40 p.m.

Ask the Experts

8 p.m.

Cocktail Reception

(for guests 21 years of age and older)

Questions

Please direct questions to Kate Harken at kathleen.harken@northwestern.edu or 312-695-1390.