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Taking Cancer Care to Heart

Location Details

1725 W. Harrison St.
Searle Conference Center, 542 Brainard
Chicago, IL 60612

October 19, 2019 - 8:00am

Taking Cancer Care to Heart - Understanding the effects of cancer treatment on cardiovascular health

Sponsored by Rush University Medical Center, the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology

Saturday, Oct. 19
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Rush University Medical Center
Searle Conference Center - Brainard Room 542
1725 W. Harrison St., Professional Building, Elevators II
Chicago, IL

Thanks to advances in diagnosis and treatment, today more people are surviving cancer. But some of the therapies that can help you become cancer-free can also damage your heart. This can lead to new heart problems or make existing conditions worse.

Join us to learn more about the complex relationship between cancer care and heart health - from how specific cancer treatments can affect the risk of cardiovascular issues, to the importance of caring for your heart during and after cancer treatment. You'll hear from a range of experts and get a patient's perspective.

Breakfast and Meet & Greet - 8 to 8:55 a.m.
Presentations and Panel Discussions (Q&A) - 9 a.m. to 12:10 p.m.
Lunch and Networking - 12:10 to 1 p.m.

Free parking passes will be provided.

Registration is required. Please call (888) 352-7874.

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