Tag: Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee

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Chairman of the Board Jim Brown

A Message from Our Board Chair

Hello, Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee Friend and Champion. As Board Chair of Gilda’s, I’m reaching out to share some news, before it’s shared more broadly in the coming days. Our President and CEO Sandy Obodzinski will be leaving her post after more than three years leading our cancer support organization. Sandy’s departure is for personal…

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Dr. James R. Gray

Lunch and Learn: Understanding Proton Therapy

On March 3, 2019, Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee hosted a lunch and learn titled “Understanding Proton Therapy,” with Dr. James R. Gray, MD, an oncologist at Tennessee Oncology and Medical Director of Provision Cares Proton Therapy Center in Franklin, Tennessee. To learn more about this targeted therapy, watch the video.

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A Night of Music, Benefiting Gilda’s Club

Save the date and join us Wednesday, April 17 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. for a songwriter’s night benefiting Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee. We’ll welcome to the SESAC / CMA stage singers/songwriters: • Tony Arata, best known for “The Dance,” a chart-topping hit for artist Garth Brooks, and “Dreaming with My Eyes Open,” which reached #1 for…

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Important Information from Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee

UPDATED 6/17/2021 A Message from President and CEO Harriet Schiftan: I’m excited to share that we have a plan for returning to in-person cancer support. Despite the success of our virtual support offerings over the last 15 months – and our intention to continue providing virtual support over the long-term – this is the moment…

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Harriet Schiftan President and CEO Gilda's Club Middle Tennessee free cancer support Nashville

When Will I See You Again?

July 1, 2020 Dear Gilda’s Club Community, As we begin the month of July, I have lyrics from the Three Degrees song “When Will I See You Again” (written by Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff) playing in my head. It’s a great song, and though I imagine it is written about a relationship, the longing,…

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Gilda Gram, Spring 2020

In this issue of Gilda Gram: Passion, Pride and Pilates in Will Co; Songwriters Night; Thanks to our Medical Resource Council; and Meet Earl. Read the Spring 2020 issue here.

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Free and Accessible Self-Care Resources

Get a downloadable, printable list of free resources, including those listed below and much more, here. Remote Emotional Support Options (online or by phone) CancerCare Online & Telephone Individual Counseling: https://www.cancercare.org/counseling Offers free short-term counseling over the phone or online for anyone affected by cancer with an oncology social worker. To get started, call 800-813-4673…

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