OSF Saint Anthony's Hosts Cancer Survivor Dinner

9/23/2016 - Alton, Illinois

Area cancer survivors and their families can experience ‘A Taste of Fall’ at OSF Saint Anthony’s annual Cancer Survivors Celebration, scheduled for Thursday, September 29, in The Commons at Lewis & Clark Community College in Godfrey.


This year’s program reflects on the bounty of the harvest and features special tasting stations with autumn inspired appetizers, pastas, entrees, and desserts. Dinner music will be provided by Louis Michael.  Musical entertainment will be provided by the Sisters of St. Francis of the Martyr St. George.


OSF Saint Anthony’s Cancer Team, including physician specialists, Wei Lin, M.D., medical oncologist and hematologist, James Piephoff, M.D., radiation oncologist, Manpreet Sandhu, M.D., medical oncologist and hematologist, will be on hand to meet the survivors and their families.


Registration begins at 4:30 p.m., with dinner and entertainment to follow. To register for the free dinner and celebration, visit www.osfsaintanthonys.org and click on View Classes and Events, or call (618) 465-2264.


OSF Saint Anthony’s has been accredited and nationally recognized by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer for providing excellence in cancer care. The Commission on Cancer has ranked OSF Saint Anthony’s Cancer Center of Excellence in the top 75 treatment centers in America.



Tina Zumwalt
Community Relations Coordinator
(618) 463-5394