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Public Programs and Events

The Lurie Cancer Center is committed to educating the public about cancer prevention and treatment, and offers a wide range of community events and programs for patients, families and supporters throughout the year.

Click on the titles below for details and online registration (where available).

October 2016
Date Event Location
October In Good Taste
Help Lynn Sage Foundation Fund Our Breast Cancer Research
Oct 22
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Patient & Family Seminar Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Building
303 E. Superior
Baldwin Auditorium
Oct 25
Fall Benefit Luncheon
Joan Lunden will be the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation’s Keynote Speaker
Hilton Chicago
720 South Michigan Avenue
Oct 25
Sarcoma Patient Education Conference Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Feinberg Pavilion - Conference Room A
251 E. Huron St.,Chicago
Oct 28-30
LRF Educational Forum on Lymphoma
Lurie Cancer Center experts include Drs. Leo Gordon, Barbara Pro and Jane Winter
Palmer House Hilton
17 East Monroe St., Chicago
Oct 29
Race to Cure Sarcoma
Funds Sarcoma Research at the Lurie Cancer Center
Independence Grove Forest Preserve
Oct 30
Foro Comunitario Sobre Cáncer de Seno
Community Forum for Breast Cancer (Spanish only)
Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center
303 E. Superior St., Chicago
Baldwin Auditorium
Oct 30
Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Town Hall Robert H. Lurie
Medical Research Center
303 E. Superior St.,Chicago
Hughes Auditorium
November 2016
Date Event Location
Nov 5
Hippocratic Cancer Research Foundation Gala
Inaugural Benefit for Lurie Cancer Center
Hilton Chicago
720 S. Michigan Ave.
Nov 9
Friends of Marlene FriendRaiser Reception
Benefits Lurie Cancer Center’s Supportive Oncology Program
Prentice Women's Hospital
Harris Family Atrium, 3rd Floor
250 East Superior Street
Nov 12
Cancer Connections Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Feinberg Pavilion
251 E. Huron St.
Conference Room A

Be sure to see our Gilda's Club Chicago calendar
for more events happening at the Lurie Cancer Center,
including yoga classes, t'ai chi chih, crafts, art and more.

See the Look Good, Feel Better flyer for information
about upcoming beauty technique workshops.

See our Support Group page for more information
about ongoing meetings.

Questions? Contact Kate Harken

Last updated on October 20, 2016.