News and Updates

Online Health Chat: Managing Cancer Treatment Side Effects

If you or a loved one is undergoing cancer treatment, you should join us on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 12pm for a free, online chat session discussing management of side effects from chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy. Side effects including, nausea, fatigue, skin changes, hair loss and sexual changes can seriously affect a patients well being.  Dr. Carolyn Horowitz, Medical Director Radiation Oncology and Dr. Trina Poretta, Medical Director Cancer Program will be online answering your questions free and anonymously.

Can't make this date?  Follow the link below, click "enter the event" and submit your questions ahead of time.  Your questions will be answered by the physician during the live session, and you may view the answer in the chat archive at any time!

Click here to participate.

Key Patient Contacts

Louise M. Baca RN MSN - Cancer Center Administrator

Oncology Nurse Navigator
Appointment scheduling and treatment navigation.

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

Cancer Center Accreditations

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

Upcoming Classes

Well-Being Yoga - Thursday Evening - 11/26/2015
Yoga, which increases flexibility, range of motion and strength, may bring additional benefits both during and after cancer treatments. When tension is released, energy flows more easily in the body, allowing participants to experience a sense of well-being.



Hope and Healing Stitchers - Knitting and Crocheting Club - 11/27/2015
Join fellow community knitters and/or crocheters on an ongoing basis. Share and learn new skills, while working on community projects that will benefit Kennedy Cancer Center patients and their families. Please bring your own supplies and materials.