Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Lurie Cancer Center Learning Series

Cancer Connections

At the Lurie Cancer Center, your treatment plan includes care for the mind, body and spirit. Cancer Connections is just what the doctor ordered, introducing tools, techniques and services you can use to reenergize during and after treatment. Patients and caregivers are invited to attend our virtual programs and learn from cancer experts and find local and national support resources available to both patients and caregivers.

Register now for January 24

Winter Virtual Event

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

5:45 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Central Time

Registrants will be sent connection information for the Zoom meeting.

The Evolution of Lurie Cancer Center's Cancer Survivorship Programs at Northwestern Medicine
Karen Kinahan DNP, APRN, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner, Lurie Cancer Center  

The Elements of Your Personalized Survivorship Care Plan
Melissa Duffy, PA-C
Physician Assistant, Lurie Cancer Center  


About Cancer Connections

Learn, Connect & Renew

Cancer Connections offers wellness-focused seminars a few times a year, geared toward patients and caregivers. They can help you:

  • Learn simple strategies to eat well, move more and manage stress and fatigue
  • Connect with fellow survivors, support programs and other communities facing similar challenges
  • Renew your sense of well-being with massage, acupuncture, meditation, healing touch and other integrative therapies

View Presentations from Past Events


Please direct questions to or 312-503-7809.