Past Events

1st Annual Collaborative International Gastric Cancer Education Symposium

Cleveland Clinic Florida, in collaboration with DDF, will host the 1st Annual Collaborative International Gastric Cancer Education Symposium and Live Webcast on Saturday, November 9, 2019. This year’s Symposium will take place at Cleveland Clinic in Weston, Florida, and will provide an opportunity to hear from multiple leaders and experts in the field of gastric cancer as they discuss the latest in research, treatments, surgical options, genomic testing and more! In addition, a patient caregiver panel will share their own experiences and ask relevant questions from the…

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6th Annual Fayetteville, NC Golf Tournament

$90 Player | $360 Foursome Your tax-deductible registration* includes: 18 holes of golf, Cart, Dinner, 4 person Captain’s Choice, and Unlimited range balls. Event Highlights: Closest-to-the-pin Contest Longest drive contest Mulligan & Red Tee for purchase Prizes & Raffles A tribute to those we have lost We continue to celebrate our accomplishments and our founder of this event, Tony Leonard. Debbie’s Dream has funded $1,000,000.00 in research grants. There is much more to do. Help us to continue this legacy…

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5th Annual Dream BIG Oceanside Jazz Bruncheon

Join DDF as we host our 5th Annual Dream BIG Oceanside Jazz Bruncheon on October 27, 2019 at Wild Thyme located at the Atlantic Hotel and Spa Location: Wild Thyme (Located inside the Atlantic Hotel & Spa) 601 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. Fort Lauderdale, Fl 33304 Time: 11:00 a.m. Price: $85 per individual/$150 per couple View the Sponsorship Packet Event Chairs: Marsha Levy, Cynthia Peterson, and Tami Shatanof Event Committee: Elkin Alfred Miselie Charite Ellen Crane, APR Liz Gassew, RN…

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2019 Gastroesophageal Cancer Educational Symposium – Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (Boston, MA.)

Registration for this event is currently available for live webcast only. For more information on accessing the live webcast, email: programs@debbiesdream.org Saturday, October 19, 2019 8:30 a.m. – Breakfast 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. – Programming Breakfast and lunch provided for all attendees Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 3rd Floor 450 Brookline Avenue Boston, MA 02215 Driving Directions to Dana-Farber Parking Information – Dana-Farber Website Hosted by: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Debbie’s Dream Foundation. This event is FREE to attend and topics will include:…

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Be Bold, Be Bald!

WHO WILL YOU GO BALD FOR? Debbie’s Dream Foundation is participating in this worldwide fundraiser to honor cancer patients and raise money to fight the disease.  Purchase a bald cap and wear it for the entire day in honor of patients fighting cancer or in memory of someone who lost their battle to cancer and ask friends and family to sponsor you to wear the bald cap. This is an easy and different fundraiser for schools, groups, companies, or individuals…

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5th Annual New York Night of Laughter

Join us as we laugh for a cure on October 6, 2019, at the 5th Annual New York Night of Laughter. The night will feature hilarious comedy, delicious drinks and more. View Sponsorship Opportunities Location: Gotham Comedy Club                      208 West 23rd Street                      New York, NY 10011 Date/Time: October 6, 2019                        …

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DDF Open House

Join Debbie’s Dream Foundation at our Open House event! Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019 Location: 2 S University Drive, Suite 326, Plantation, FL 33324 Time: 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm We invite anyone interested in learning more about what we do to come out and: Learn about our programs Learn about our upcoming events Learn ways to get involved Enjoy light bites Meet others who understand Meet the DDF team RSVP to Events@DebbiesDrearm.org or call 954-475-1200.

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Clinical Trials Updates

Clinical Trials Updates Speaker: David H. Ilson, MD, PhD., Medical Oncologist and Attending Physician at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Time: 12:00 p.m.- 1:00 p.m. EST Spend your Friday lunch-hour with Dr. David Ilson, who will be updating the stomach cancer community on the latest in clinical trials. Dr. David Ilson is an attending physician and member at Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital in New York and a professor of medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. He is a nationally recognized…

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Summer Legal Webinar Series: Financial and Insurance Issues

Summer Legal Series: Financial and Insurance Issues Featuring Stomach Cancer Survivor and Advocate, Martin Baba, Esq. Spend your Tuesday lunch hours this summer with stomach cancer survivor, advocate and legal expert Martin Baba, Esq. Martin has been practicing law for over 23 years and his practice focuses on helping individuals who face challenges related to bankruptcy and unwanted financial stress. Martin’s presentations will focus on legal issues cancer patients and their loved ones are faced with every day.

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Summer Legal Webinar Series: Social Security Disability and Family Medical Leave Act

Summer Legal Series: Social Security Disability & Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Featuring Stomach Cancer Survivor and Advocate, Martin Baba, Esq. Spend your Tuesday lunch hours this summer with stomach cancer survivor, advocate and legal expert Martin Baba, Esq. Martin has been practicing law for over 23 years and his practice focuses on helping individuals who face challenges related to bankruptcy and unwanted financial stress. Martin’s presentations will focus on legal issues cancer patients and their loved ones are faced…

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