January 2018

Date & Time Event
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Prioritizing Mental Health in Cancer Treatment: Reestablishing a Sense of Control
Mercy Health and Fitness Center, Clive IA
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
6:45 pm
Indoor Cycling With Dr. Deming
Mercy Health and Fitness Center, Clive IA
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Physical Activity and Lung Cancer
Mercy Health and Fitness Center, Clive IA
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
6:45 pm
Indoor Cycling With Dr. Deming
Mercy Health and Fitness Center, Clive IA

February 2018

Date & Time Event
Sunday, February 11, 2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Above + Beyond Cancer Art Adventure
Lobby of the Historic Northwestern Hotel, Des Moines IA

Weekly Events at a Glance

Mondays: Mindful Meditation
Mondays 4:45 – 5:20 PM at the downtown Wellmark YMCA. Cultivate: Emotional + Physical + Spiritual Health + Patience. Reduce: Stress + Anxiety + Pain.

Wednesdays: Indoor Cycling with Dr. Deming
At 6:45 pm following our cancer education at the Clive YMCA Healthy Living Center series indoor cycling is led by Dr. Richard Deming every Wednesday!

Cancer Education Series

December 20: Grow Through What You Go Through: How to Find Relief
Elizabeth Sweers, Doctorate of Chiropractic, Sweers Family Chiropractic

December 27Year’s End – A Time for Reflection 
Richard L. Deming, MD; Medical Director, Mercy Cancer Center, Founder or Above + Beyond Cancer

January 3: Life After Prostate Cancer Treatment, What Can One Expect
Kevin Birusingh, MD, Urology Department, Iowa Clinic

January 10: The Basics: Clinical Research Trials and You
Kathleen Ollinger, BSN, RN, OCN, Clinical Trial Nurse, Mercy Cancer Center

January 17: Risk Stratification and Optimization Prior to Surgery
Rebecca Thompson, RN, CNOR, Surgical Oncology Care Coordinator. Mercy  Surgical Affiliates

January 24: Prioritizing Mental Health in Cancer Treatment: Reestablishing a Sense of Control
Alexander Kennison, LMFT; Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Mercy Clinics Mental Health Services.

January 31: Physical Therapy and Chemotherapy
Brad Wilcox, DO; Pulmonary and Critical Care Physician. Chest, Infectious Diseases and Critical Care Associates, PC