Barnard Health and Cancer Information Center

A diagnosis of cancer can be frightening for patients and their loved ones. Patients may feel overwhelmed. They may have questions about the future. By becoming well-informed about the disease, they can become a more active participant in healthcare decisions.

The Barnard Health and Cancer Information Center at Siteman Cancer Center's main campus in St. Louis is open on a walk-in basis to assist anyone whose life has been touched by cancer. The center serves patients, their families, medical professionals and others who need current information on cancer prevention; early detection, diagnosis and treatment; coping; and community resources.

Our center provides:


The center also has information about complementary and alternative medicine, or you may visit the following Web sites: www.nccam.nih.gov or www.cancer.gov/cam.

The center can assist low-income or underinsured patients with:

  • Wigs and turbans
  • Breast prostheses
  • Nutritional supplements


Location
:
Lobby of the Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Phone: 314-362-7844

Fax: 314-362-1904

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday

Staff
Eileen McCarthy, RN, MSN
Oncology Nurse Coordinator
Phone: 314-362-7833
Email: elm8181@bjc.org

Heather Orr, RN, BSN
Supervisor for the Barnard Health and Cancer Information Center
Phone: 314-362-7880
Email: hmo4012@bjc.org

Katherine Jones
Office Coordinator
Phone: 314-362-7844
Email: kdj3988@bjc.org