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

Oncology Nurse Navigator
Appointment scheduling and treatment navigation.
Susan Saporito, RN, BSN, OCN 
856-218-5324 


Abigale Hassel, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C - Social Worker
Patient support and information.
856-218-5322

Lung Cancer Screening Program Coordinators
Lisa Mick, RN and Brenda Gorman
856-218-5324

Cancer Center Accreditations

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

Upcoming Classes

Hope & Healing Stitchers - Knitting & Crocheting Club - Tuesdays 09-06-16 thru 12-13-16 - 01/04/2016
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.

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Tai Chi - Mondays 01-09-17 - 12-11-17 - 10/28/2016
Tai Chi is a Chinese slow motion exercise designed to promote good health and longevity by circulating internal energy or 'chi.' Benefits include promoting relaxation and reducing stress. Anyone can do it regardless of age or condition. Great by itself or complements other exercises, lowers blood pressure, improves balance and coordination, slows and improves breathing and builds strength and vitality for cancer patients during and after treatment.

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