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Minnesota Oncology News                                                                              February 2015
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Hope2015Save the Date for Hope in Motion 2015


Minnesota Oncology will once again host Hope in Motion - Minnesota's National Cancer Survivors Day 5K and Family Walk on Sunday, June 7, 2015. Join us to celebrate survivors of all types of cancer. Registration and details are coming soon!
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TeaMN Oncology Physician to Speak at Women's Wellness Tea - Tickets Available


Minnesota Oncology's Dr. Purvi Gada, medical oncologist and hematologist at our Chaska Clinic, will speak at the March 7 Women's Wellness Tea hosted by A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation. MN Oncology is proud to cosponsor this annual wellness event for women.


Where: MN Landscape Arboretum 3675 Arboretum Drive, Chaska, MN

When: Saturday, March 7, 1:30-4 p.m.

What: Inspiring speakers, fun breakout sessions, a delicious light lunch and our signature Bags, Bling and Beauty Silent Auction, featuring designer handbags, jewelry and spa cards

Cost: $40/person or $300/table


Learn more and get your tickets here.  

SupportGroupFinding Your Way Through Cancer Treatment: Support for Patients, Caregivers and Family Members

Cancer support groups can be a very useful resource. Research has shown that people attending support groups cope better both emotionally and physically. A connection with others-- talking about issues and feelings and realizing you are not alone in this cancer journey --can lead to understanding and clarity of information, diminished fear, and increased hope.
When: Thursdays, 
6:30-8 p.m.
Where: Conference Room, Maplewood Cancer Center, 1580 Beam Avenue, Maplewood, MN 

Questions: Contact Nancy Salscheider RN,OCN at 651-457-1913

Read what group members have to say about Finding Your Way Through Cancer Treatment here.

EdinaVideosMeet our Edina Clinic Physicians 


Watch our video introductions and get to know the physicians at our Edina location such as medical oncologist and hematologist Dr. Jocelin Huang. Click here for more videos.

Jocelin Huang, MD
Jocelin Huang, MD
AngelGala2015Angel Foundation's Angel Gala 2015 Sets Records


Minnesota Oncology was a proud sponsor of Angel Foundation's 13th annual Angel Gala held at the Hilton Minneapolis on Jan. 31. This year's gala raised $520,000, setting records in fundraising and attendance, with 770 guests present. Most importantly, the proceeds will benefit local adults with cancer and their families this year via Angel Foundation programs. Read more. 




Save the date: Next year's gala is set for Jan. 30, 2016, returning to Hilton Minneapolis. For more information about Angel Foundation, go to or call (612) 627-9000.