News and Updates

Breast Cancer Support and Awareness Seminars at the Kennedy Cancer Center

Breast Reconstruction 101

Dr. Hamid Abdollahi MD

The Institute for Advanced Reconstruction at The Plastic Surgery Center

Voorhees, NJ

September 15, 2016  7:00 pm


The Role of the Pathology in Breast Cancer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
Alan J. Shienbaum, DO, FCAP, FASCP

Director of Anatomic Pathology, Kennedy University Hospital

Vice Chair and Associate Professor, Rowan University – SOM

October 5, 2016  7:00 pm


Mammograms and Ultrasounds: What Do They See?                                                    

Rebecca Sahlman, MD

Board Certified Breast Radiologist

Kennedy’s “Breast Imaging Center of Excellence”

November 2, 2016  7:00 pm

Radiation and Breast Cancer 

Tamara A. LaCouture MD

Section Head & Medical Director

Department of Radiation Oncology

December 7, 2016  7:00 pm


Please join us for these informal  and  informational seminars.

900 Medical Center Drive

Sewell, New Jersey 08080

Suite 211 conference room



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Kennedy Health Joins Sidney Kimmel Cancer Network at Jefferson

Read more: sidney cancer lockup webKennedy Health’s Cancer Center became a member of the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Network at Jefferson on July 1st. The Kennedy Cancer Center provides a full array of diagnostic and treatment services – including radiation oncology, medical oncology, diagnostic imaging and a comprehensive breast care program – all in one convenient location.


Kennedy Hosts ‘Eating Well During Cancer Treatment’ Community Program

Read more: cancer dietJoin Kennedy Health registered dietitian/nutritionist Stephanie Biggs Friday, Feb. 26, from 12:15 – 1:15 p.m. at the Kennedy Cancer Center (900 Medical Center Drive, Suite 207) to learn how and what to eat to increase your strength and maintain your weight during cancer treatment. The program will provide tips about making healthy food choices and how those choices can help you feel better and speed up recovery. 


Low-dose CT lung screenings now reimbursed by CMS and Insurances

Read more: Lung Cancer Screening 2Lung cancer is one of the top-four deadliest cancers, but can be treated and cured when detected at an early stage.  Until recently, routine lung cancer screenings were not performed and many diagnosed with lung cancer faced a dismal survival rate.


6th Annual Tree of Lights Remembrance Celebration

Read more: Tree of LightsRemember Those Who Have Passed...Honor Those Who Have Survived...Honor, remember and celebrate the lives of loved ones by symbolically illuminating a light on the Kennedy Cancer Center Tree of Lights.


Key Patient Contacts

Oncology Nurse Navigator
Appointment scheduling and treatment navigation.
Susan Saporito, RN, BSN, OCN 

Abigale Hassel, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C - Social Worker
Patient support and information.

Lung Cancer Screening Program Coordinators
Lisa Mick, RN and Brenda Gorman

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Cancer Center Accreditations

Commission on Cancer, ACR, NAPBC, Screening Center of Excellence

Upcoming Classes

HOPE - Helping Oncology Patients Exercise - Fridays 09-02-16 thru 12-16-16 - 09/02/2016
Open to adult cancer patients of all ages and fitness levels. Research suggests exercise can help cancer patients reduce pain, nausea, anxiety and fatigue, improve ability to perform daily activities and enhance mood.



Chair Yoga Fridays 09-02-16 thru 12-16-16 - 09/02/2016
Chair Yoga is ideal for the person who finds it difficult to participate in traditional yoga class due to physical limitations or joint issues. All poses are performed seated or standing, using a chair as support.