Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Lurie Cancer Center Learning Series

Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Town Hall

This interactive discussion about breakthroughs in breast cancer is a unique opportunity to have your questions answered by experts from the Lurie Cancer Center. Visit exhibits to discover breast cancer resources in your community and learn about local and national organizations providing support. Light refreshments will be provided. Walk-ins are welcome. Advance registration is appreciated.

Register now for Saturday, Oct. 28

Event Details

Saturday, Oct. 28

Registration & Exhibits 12:30 p.m.
Program 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Prentice Women's Hospital

250 E. Superior St.,Chicago
3rd Floor, Conference Room L


Sesión Español disponible. Obtenga más informatión.


Topics and Speakers

What's New in the Operating Room

Nora Hansen, MDNora Hansen, MD
Chief of Breast Surgery
Lurie Cancer Center

New Developments in Radiation Therapy

Jonathan Strauss, MDJonathan Strauss, MD
Radiation Oncology
Lurie Cancer Center

Controversies in Breast Imaging and New Technology

Sarah Friedewald, MDSarah Friedewald, MD
Lurie Cancer Center

The State-of-Art Breast Pathology Report: How to Interpret it

Popi Siziopikou, MD, PhDPopi Siziopikou, MD, PhD
Lurie Cancer Center

Breast Reconstruction: Treating the Whole You

Neil Fine, MD
Plastic Surgery
Northwestern Medicine

Coping with Cancer: The Emotional Impact on Patients and Their Families

Tim Pearman, PhDTim Pearman, PhD
Director of Supportive Oncology
Lurie Cancer Center


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


Please direct questions to Kate Harken at or 312-695-1390.
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