Conversations About Colorectal Cancer

Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Building
Hughes Auditorium
303 E. Superior, Chicago

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Colorectal cancer patients and their families are invited to network with other patients while learning about new treatments, clinical trials and survivorship at this free program. Don’t forget to bring your questions for our panel of healthcare providers.

Breakfast and discounted parking will be provided to all pre-registered guests.


9:00 a.m.
Registration, Breakfast, and Exhibits

9:30 a.m.
Colorectal Cancer 101: A Primer on Disease, Staging and Treatment
Mary Mulcahy, MD, Lurie Cancer Center

10:15 a.m.
Life After a Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis
Megan Oden, PA-C, Lurie Cancer Center

11:00 a.m.

11:15 a.m.
New Treatments in Colorectal Cancer
Aparna Kalyan, MD, Lurie Cancer Center

12:00 p.m.
Ask the Panel: Q&A with the Patients, Caregivers, and Providers