Workshop Date and Time

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 1:30 – 2:30 pm, Eastern Time Register Now

Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast.

Topics Covered

  • Overview of Cervical Cancer, including Diagnosing and Staging
  • Current Standard of Care
  • New Treatment Approaches
  • Targeted Treatment
  • The Important Role of Clinical Trials
  • Managing Side Effects and Pain
  • Nutritional Concerns and Tips
  • Communicating with Your Health Care Team
  • Quality-of-Life Concerns
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Mark H. Einstein, MD, MS
Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center
Carolyn D. Runowicz, MD
Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Florida International University, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Allison Nilsen, MSW
Coordinator, Women’s Cancers Program, CancerCare

Continuing Education Credits

This program has been submitted for 1.0 Contact Hour to social workers by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, an approved provider through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners, provider #CS4607. This program has been submitted to the Commission on Dietetic Registration for one Continuing Professional Education Unit (CPEU). All paperwork for CEU credit must be submitted within two weeks of the live program.

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The information presented in this workshop is provided for your general information only. It is not intended as medical advice and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are aware of your specific situation. We encourage you to take information and questions back to your individual health care provider as a way of creating a dialogue and partnership about your cancer and your treatment.