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Saturday, August 20, 2016
9:00 a.m - 12:30 p.m.

Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Building
Hughes Auditorium
303 E. Superior, Chicago
(Google Map)

Program Chair:

Mary Mulcahy, MD
Mary Mulcahy, MD

This program is made possible by:

The Harold E. Eisenberg Founcation

Colorectal cancer patients and their families are invited to network with other patients while learning about new treatments, clinical trials and survivorship at this free program. Don't forget to bring your questions for our panel of healthcare providers.  

Breakfast and discounted parking will be available for all registered guests.


9:00 a.m.
Registration, Breakfast, and Exhibits

9:30 a.m.
Colorectal Cancer 101: A Primer on Disease, Staging and Treatment
Mary Mulcahy, MD, Lurie Cancer Center

10:15 a.m.
Life After a Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis
Megan Oden, PA-C, Lurie Cancer Center

11:00 a.m.

11:15 a.m.
New Treatments in Colorectal Cancer
Aparna Kalyan, MD, Lurie Cancer Center

12:00 p.m.
Ask the Panel: Q&A with the Patients, Caregivers, and Providers


The Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Building is located on the corner of Superior Street and Fairbanks Court. Please enter from the doors on Superior Street.

Discounted parking will be available for this event at Northwestern Memorial Hospital's Huron/St.Clair Garage, 222 E. Huron St, one block away (Google map). Parking passes can be purchased for $7 at event check-in.

View a printable map with directions from the parking garage to the Lurie Research Building.