Brain Tumor Support Group

Brain Tumor Support Group

Our mission is to promote coping and adaptation following diagnosis of a brain tumor. Most of all we enjoy each other and celebrate life.  Patients, survivors, families and caregivers, please join us to share your experiences & words of wisdom.             

The Rutgers University-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School 
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital|RWJ Barnabas Health      

Brain Tumor support group meets at 6:30 p.m., 
he 4th Monday of alternate months

  Jan 23, Mar 27, May 22, Jul 24, Sep 25 & Nov 27

in the RWJ Fitness & Wellness Center Community Room.

For more information and to RSVP to attend contact Tara at  Please RSVP if you plan to attend.

Group Facilitators are:

 Tara Laggini,
Brain Tumor Survivor & National Brain Tumor Society Central New Jersey Committee Member

Shabbar Danish, MD, FAANS
Chief, Neurosurgery, Rutgers Cancer Institute
Director, Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery 
Director, RWJ Gamma Knife Center 
Associate Professor, Rutgers-RWJ Medical School

Free 3-hour parking; Entrance to parking deck is on Paterson St., at the corner of Joyce Kilmer Ave. and Paterson St.
Directions from Route 27:
Proceed on Rt 27 to Joyce Kilmer Ave (the traffic light one block south from the railroad station).  Turn left onto Joyce Kilmer Ave.  Go one block and turn left onto Paterson Street.  The entrance to the parking deck is immediately on your left.  Proceed to any parking deck level and take the elevator to floor 2.  Bring your parking ticket with you.  On floor 2 you will see the entrance to the Fitness and Wellness CenterThe staff at the front desk will ask you to sign in and will validate your parking.


RWJ Fitness & Wellness Center

100 Kirkpatrick St.

Community Education Room

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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