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INDIAN RIVER COUNTY -- Cancer survivors, friends and family are invited to join Indian River Medical Center for an afternoon of ice cream sundaes, uplifting speakers and an entertaining celebration of life.
The event takes place Feb. 2, from 2-4 p.m. at Oak Harbor Country Club, 4755 S. Harbor Drive, in Vero Beach.
Dr. Heather Nagel, a board-certified radiologist, will serve as moderator. Special guest speakers are:
Lin Reading of Vero Beach. Ms. Reading, a breast cancer survivor, saw a need and created the popular Friends After Diagnosis support group.
Marieke Dam of Sebastian. Ms. Dam is a physical therapist at IRMC who was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma two years ago. She has documented her journey through a collection of photographs that she will share.
Cindy Frye of Palm Beach Gardens. Ms. Frye is a brain tumor survivor who successfully completed a very aggressive trial program at Duke University Hospital in Durham, N.C.
Seating is limited.
To RSVP, call (772) 563-4459.