Saturday, November 8, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
At the Lurie Cancer Center, your treatment plan includes care for the mind, spirit and body. Cancer Connections is just what the doctor ordered, introducing tools, techniques, and services you can use to re-energize during and after cancer treatment. Meetings are held several times a year, and patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals are invited to attend.
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Topics, November 8, 2014
Eating Well During and After Cancer
Living in the Present: Mindfulness Based Practices
Finding Inspiration: Patient Stories
Long-Term Side Effects of Cancer Treatment
Cancer and Your Sex Life
For Healthcare Professionals: What's Next? Survivorship Care Plans and Life After Treatment
$10 per person registration fee includes breakfast and massage*. Parking is $7 at the Northwestern Memorial Hospital Huron / St. Clair Parking Garage. Discount vouchers will be available at event check-in. Please bring exact change.
* Free chair massages will be offered. First come, first served.
Register online or in person the morning of the event.
July 2014 Presentations
March 2014 Presentations
November 2013 Presentations
simple strategies to help patients and caregivers eat well, move more and manage stress and fatigue
with networking groups, peer support programs, and other communities facing similar challenges
patients' and caregivers' sense of well-being with massage, acupuncture, meditation, healing touch and other integrative therapies