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Classes 

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey provides access to classes for patients, families, and friends. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic,  all in-person meeting are temporary canceled but can be viewed online.

Use these links to view more information:


Adult Treatment Patient Orientation

A free class for patients and their families who are about to begin cancer treatment at the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. The treatment orientation class will help you to:

  • Prepare for your first treatment
  • Learn all about the Cancer Institute of New Jersey
  • Meet your healthcare team
  • Get a handle on cancer resources available to you
  • Get answers to your questions

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all in-person meetings are temporarily canceled.  Please view the videos for the class below.



View the Treatment Patient Orientation


View a Tour of The Cancer Institute of New Jersey for Patients Receiving Treatment

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Bone Marrow Transplant Orientation

A free class for Cancer Institute of New Jersey's patients and their families. The orientation class will help you to:

  • Learn about your bone marrow transplant
  • Get tips to help you through treatment
  • Meet your healthcare team
  • Get answers to your questions

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

For information and to register for a class, please contact Alicia Rivera at 732-235-8093.

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Gastrointestinal Surgical Patient Orientation

A free audio slide show for patients and their families. This program will help:

  • Orient you to the surgical process and members of your healthcare team
  • Prepare you for your surgery
  • Teach you tips to help recover after surgery
  • Get a handle on resources available for you


View the Gastrointestinal Surgery Patient Orientation

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Prostatectomy Teaching Class, Pre-Operative Preparation

If you are scheduled for a prostatectomy, please view the following video before your surgery.  This video will help:

  • Prepare you for your surgery
  • Answer your questions about what to do before your surgery
  • Answer your questions about to do after your surgery

View the Prostatectomy Teaching Class

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Thyroid Educational Session

If you are scheduled for an appointment with Dr. Tooskin, please view the following video before your appointment.  This video will:

  • Explain common thyroid conditions
  • Explain treatment options

View the Thyroid Educational Session

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