Virtual Medical Discussions
Hybrid (Warrenville): Monday, January 22, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Raanan Alter, MD, Gynecological Oncologist, Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
Join us for an informative presentation on HPV vaccines and cervical cancer screening. Learn how HPV vaccines can prevent the most common cause of cervical cancer and explore the importance of regular screenings.
Hybrid (Warrenville): Monday, January 29, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Syed Ahmed, MD, Oncologist, Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Oak Brook
Understand the physical and emotional side effects that come from cancer treatment and learn how to ease their burden.
Hybrid (Warrenville): Monday, February 12, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Carlee Dawson, Genetic Counselor, Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Delnor Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Warrenville
Increasingly, genetics are playing a bigger role in our understating of cancer. Learn about the advances being made in hereditary cancer genetics and the impact for you and your family.
Hybrid (Warrenville): Monday, February 26, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Annabelle Veerapaneni, MD, Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Oak Brook
Join us for an informative presentation on preventive breast health. Our expert speaker will guide you through the essential steps and practices to maintain breast health, including self-examinations, regular screenings and lifestyle choices.
Virtual discussion via Microsoft Teams
Monday, March 4, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Becky Ness, LCSW, Baptist MD Anderson
Join us for a discussion about the often overlooked but crucial topic of sexual health after cancer. Gain insights and advice for maintaining or regaining intimacy and improving overall well-being.
Hybrid (Geneva): Monday, March 18, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Christine Wietrzykowski, PT, CLT-LANA, Northwestern Medicine, and Jennifer Rosko, PT, CLT-LANA, Northwestern Medicine
Explore treatment options and ways to reduce your risk for lymphedema. Learn about effective therapies and lifestyle changes to improve your quality of life.
Monday, April 8, 6:30 – 7:45 pm
Christopher George, MD, Medical Director, Medical Oncology, Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
Cancer treatment can require your full attention and energy for months or even years. After treatment, you may feel emotionally and physically drained, you may even feel disoriented as you try to adjust to life after treatment. Join Dr. George as he talks about what to expect as a cancer survivor and how to work with your care team as you recover from treatment.
Hybrid (Geneva): Tuesday, April 16, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Anna Osmun, PA, Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital
This presentation offers a clear and concise exploration of chemotherapy, covering its mechanisms, side effects and recent developments.
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Geneva, IL 60134
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Warrenville, IL 60555