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Topics Covered

  • Overview of Colorectal Cancer
  • New Treatment Approaches
  • Predicting Response to Treatment
  • The Role of Precision Medicine
  • Targeted Cancer Therapies
  • Clinical Trials
  • Side Effect, Symptom and Pain Management
  • Nutrition and Hydration Concerns and Tips
  • Communicating with Your Health Care Team
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Al B. Benson, III, MD, FACP, FASCO

Professor of Medicine, Associate Director for Cooperative Groups, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University

Andrea Cercek, MD

Assistant Attending Physician, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Diana L. Bearden, MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC

Supervisor Clinical Nutrition, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Elizabeth Ezra, MSW, OSW-C

Program Coordinator, CancerCare

Brochure

You can download the brochure for this workshop(pdf)(62.4 KB)

Workshop Date

This workshop was originally recorded on March 22, 2016.

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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.

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