November 4, 2019 — 7:00pm - 8:30pm

ICRF Chicago: “Ask the Experts: The Cancer Experience from the Physical to the Emotional”

Cancer Wellness Center Northbrook, 215 Revere Dr, Northbrook, IL 60062


Dessert Reception. Kosher laws will be observed.
Gary Grad, MD, Medical Oncologist; Melanie Levine, PhD, Psychologist; Lori Bumbaco, RDN, CSO, LDN, Oncology Dietitian

Join us for an interactive panel discussion with three cancer experts. Medical oncologist, Dr. Gary Grad, will discuss the role of next-generation sequencing in personalized precision molecular oncology. Psychologist, Dr. Melanie Levine, will address the process of normalizing the varied emotional experiences of the individuals diagnosed with cancer as well as their loved ones. Lastly, oncology dietitian, Lori Bumbaco, will provide a blueprint of healthy eating for all stages of the cancer journey. Following the short discussions, the experts will offer a Q & A session.

Program is supported by the Israel Cancer Research Fund, Sharsheret and Cancer Wellness Center. 


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