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Free Art Workshops for Families Impacted by Brain Tumors

03/17/2014

The David S. Zocchi Brain Tumor Center at Monmouth Medical Center will sponsor free healing arts workshops for families whose lives have been affected by brain tumors on Saturday, April 12 and Sunday, June 8 from 1 to 3 p.m. at SurfTaco, located at 1003 Main Street in Belmar.

The art workshops give families the opportunity to socialize with others impacted by the diagnosis of a brain tumor and serve as a forum for expression through creativity, friendship and just being. Appointments with a social worker are available upon request.

The David S. Zocchi Brain Tumor Center at the Leon Hess Cancer Center at Monmouth Medical Center provides a full spectrum of comprehensive services to treat benign and malignant tumors originating in the brain and spinal cord, as well as neurological complications of cancer that has spread to other regions of the body.

For more information or to register for the Art is Good Healing Arts Workshops, call 732-575-4271 or email jchism@foundationsthatmatter.org. For more information on the David S. Zocchi Brain Tumor Center at Monmouth Medical Center, call 877-577-9800 or visit www.mmccancer.com/neuro_onc/about/.

About Monmouth Medical Center
Located in Long Branch, N.J., Monmouth Medical Center, a Barnabas Health facility, along with The Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, is one of New Jersey's largest academic medical centers and has been a teaching affiliate of Philadelphia's Drexel University College of Medicine for more than 40 years. From its earliest days, Monmouth Medical Center has been a leader in surgical advancement and has introduced many technological firsts to the region, including robotic surgery and other minimally invasive techniques. The hospital is routinely recognized by HealthGrades, the nation's largest premier independent health care quality company, for excellence in both emergency medicine and maternity care. U.S. News & World Report has recognized Monmouth as a regional leader in cancer, geriatrics, gynecology, neurology and neurosurgery. For more information on Monmouth Medical Center, visit www.barnabashealth.org.

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