Workshop Date and Time

Friday, February 24, 2017, 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 Thyroid Cancer
  • Diagnosis and Staging
  • Treatment Options
  • Clinical Trials and Novel Approaches to Treat Refractory Thyroid Cancer
  • Managing Treatment Side Effects
  • The Importance of Communicating with Your Health Care Team
  • Nutritional Concerns and Tips
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Mona M. Sabra, MD

Attending Physician, Endocrinology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Member, American Thyroid Association ( ATA) and Endocrine Society, Past Chair, ATA Clinical Affairs Committee

Krzysztof Misiukiewicz, MD, MSCR

Associate Professor, Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology, Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai, Mount Sinai Hospital

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

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

Sarah Kelly, MSW

Older Adult Program Coordinator, 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).

For New York State Licensed Social Workers: Cancer Care Inc. SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0088. This workshop is approved for 1.0 Contact Hour for the live program only.

To receive the continuing education paperwork, please email connect@cancercare.org with your name, title and address. All paperwork for continuing education credit must be submitted within two weeks of the live program.

Brochure

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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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