Robin B. Katz is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Supportive Oncology. Since 2014, she has worked at Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Centerof Northwestern University. Robin provides initial psychosocial assessments to newly diagnosed cancer patients and their families. She advises patients and families regarding adjustment to illness, grief and loss, and end of life.
Her role also includes: assisting patients and families with tangible needs and link to community resources, and co-facilitating monthly caregiver sessions for the Northwestern Brain Tumor Support Group that provides support and fosters discussions related to the adjustment of a terminal illness of a family member.