Nutrition and healthy eating is important during and after treatment for breast cancer. Eating the right foods can help you feel better and stay stronger.
This class has been developed by a certified specialist in oncology nutrition and has been designed to address common diet- and nutrition-related questions and concerns that are unique to patients with breast cancer. The most current diet and physical activity guidelines and strategies for making positive changes in these areas will also be discussed.
If you need to cancel your registration for this event,
please call 1-800-827-4277 Monday through Friday, 7 am to 7 pm, or log in to your account to cancel online.
Reserved patient parking is located in front of the Barnhart Cancer Center. Free visitor parking is available in lots surrounding the facility.
This class is open to any breast cancer patient who is currently receiving or has just finished treatment at a Sharp or non-Sharp facility. Family members and friends of the patient may also attend.
Classes at the Sharp Memorial Outpatient Pavilion:
Katey Thurmes is a registered dietitian and has worked at Sharp HealthCare since 2004. She provides nutrition education and counseling for patients at the Sharp Outpatient Pavilion Cancer Center as well as inpatients at Sharp Memorial Hospital.
Classes at the Douglas & Nancy Barnhart Cancer Center:
Kelly Trifilo, RD, CSO, is a registered dietitian with certification specialty in oncology. She provides nutritional counseling and education for patients at the Barnhart Cancer Center at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center.