Academy for Cancer Wellness

Academy for Cancer Wellness Press Release Archive


5/28/2018

TUCSON PSYCHOLOGIST DR. ALICE CHANG RECEIVES AWARD FROM THE AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION

(Tucson, AZ)-Dr. Alice F. Chang, recently retired psychologist noted for her work in medically related psychological issues and chronic illness, as well as being co-founder and President of the Academy for Cancer Wellness, was honored May 16 by the American Psychological Association (APA). As part of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, Dr. Chang, a scientist and practitioner who was the first ethnic minority woman to serve on the APA Board of Directors, was awarded an Inspiring Histories, Inspiring Lives citation from the APA’s CEO, Arthur C. Evans, PhD, The award recognizes her outstanding commitment and contributions to psychology and education as a leader, mentor, advocate and scholar.
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10/11/2015

ACADEMY FOR CANCER WELLNESS CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY

(Tucson, AZ)-Join the Academy for Cancer Wellness to celebrate 20 years of helping “all those who have been touched by cancer.” 20 Years of ACW will feature music, food and a silent auction on Sunday, October 18 from 2:30 to 5:00 p.m. at Pastiche Food and Drink, 3025 N. Campbell in Tucson.
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4/21/2015

13th Annual Music & Memories Concert

Evening of Music, Silent Auction, Tea Tasting & Prizes toBenefit Under-Insured Cancer Patients Endowment Fund
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9/9/2012

Academy for Cancer Wellness to host 2012 Confetti Gala...

The Academy for Cancer Wellness will host its 2012 Confetti Gala at the Viscount Suite Hotel, 4855 E. Broadway, Tucson, on Sunday, October 14 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm.
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4/19/2012

Academy for Cancer Wellness Celebrates10th Anniversary of Music & Memories

The Academy for Cancer Wellness will celebrate the tenth anniversary of its popular Music & Memories concert series and silent auction with a program featuring artists who have performed at the event during the past decade. Violinist Carla Ecker, Associate Concertmaster of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra, has brought together many of Tucson’s top musicians for an evening to benefit the Under-Insured Cancer Patients’ Endowment Fund of the Academy of Cancer Wellness. Music & Memories X begins at 6:15 pm on Saturday, May 12 at Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams St., Tucson.
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6/14/2011

Music and memories concert IX happenings-results

Friday, June 3, 2011 was an historic day for the Academy for Cancer Wellness. Established in 1995 by Alice F Chang, along with John J. Welker and his wife, the late Gertrud Welker to provide support for cancer survivors and their family and friends, the ACW reached its endowment goal and invested the funds.
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