November Cancer Connections: An Overview of the Promote UP Smoking Cessation Study

About: Ashley E. Dwarka, M.P.H., a research coordinator in the University of Florida College of Medicine, will provide an overview of the ongoing Promote UP smoking cessation study. It will include current protocol, recruitment updates and study status.

When: Wednesday, Nov. 29

Where: Online via Zoom


Wilmot Botanical Gardens

About: Wilmot Botanical Gardens is a free, five-acre garden with accessible walkways and plenty of benches for relaxing. In addition, there is a therapeutic horticulture program housed in a greenhouse in the gardens. The program is available to those affected by cancer. It is a most worthwhile activity for the mind and spirit, and no experience is necessary! Caregivers are welcome. There is a small parking lot adjacent to the greenhouse that you can park in for free during the sessions. Call or email Leah Diehl for more information: or 352-294-5003.

Where: Wilmot Botanical Gardens Greenhouse
When: Call/email for current schedule

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