Regional Conferences

The National Children's Cancer Society's Beyond the Cure Survivorship Program provides funding to hospitals across the U.S. to host survivorship conferences in their local community. These conferences are designed to educate childhood cancer survivors and their families on the many issues regarding survivorship including how to advocate for their special needs.

Upcoming conferences:

Survivorship Conference
Saturday, July 11, 2015
8:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Kauffmann Foundation Conference Center
Sponsored by Children’s Mercy Hospital
Contact: Amanda Trout
816-302-6808 or

Survivor's Day
September 27, 2015
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Children's Museum of Portsmouth
Sponsored by Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters' Inc.
Contact: Karen Watkins757-668-7350;

Survivorship Conference
Saturday, October 10, 2015
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Sponsored by Banner University Medical Center – Tucson
Contact: Lucy Pelayo-Katsanis
520-694-3340 or