Sports, exercise and a healthy diet can not only reduce the risk of developing cancer, but can also have a decisive influence on therapy and prognosis after cancer treatment. The charity run “Run against Cancer”, taking placed annually and being organized and conducted by the society, signalizes the importance of exercise and nutrition in the prevention and therapy of cancer. The event is supported by the patron of the the Run, the President of the University. Individuals or groups can participate, giving school classes, Societies or groups of collegues the possibility to jointly commit to the good cause.
The event is supported financially or with non-monetary resources by different sponsors and promoters.
The received monetary resources are being used to support research projects and information campaigns on dietary and exercise questions in cancer disease as well as to support therapeutical exercise and sports programs for patients with cancer.
The third charity run “Run against Cancer” will take place on Oct. 16th, 2016, in the castle garden of Erlangen. You will find further information on the charity run’s webpage www.laufgegenkrebs.de.
The society is supporting certified Physician-Patients-Seminars on nutritional medicine topics in the Erlan-gen region addressing patients, physicians and dieticians and having a core theme each time with dedicated lectures. The lectures and discussion forums will present the latest developments and therapeutical options. The participants have the chance to ventilate their questions on site with the speakers.
The next Physician-Patients-Seminar will take place in Erlangen on June 18th, 2016.