Visiting

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:

  • A computer with Internet access for patients
  • Educational programs
  • Printed materials
  • A smoking cessation program
  • Referral to cancer support groups
  • Volunteer opportunities

 

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

9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday

Staff

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