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Topics Covered

  • Overview of Mesothelioma Treatment Choices
  • The Role of Clinical Trials
  • Managing Side Effects, Discomfort and Pain
  • Communicating with Your Health Care Team
  • Quality of Life and Life Style Concerns
  • Physical Activity and Nutritional Issues and Tips
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Richard J. Gralla, MD, FACP

Professor of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Lee M. Krug, MD

Director of the Mesothelioma Program, Associate Attending Physician, Division of Thoracic Oncology, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Mary Hesdorffer, MS, APRN-BC

Nurse Practitioner, Executive Director, Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation

Winfield Boerckel, MSW, MBA

Director Social Service - Long Island, Lung Cancer Program Coordinator, CancerCare


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Workshop Date

This workshop was originally recorded on June 30, 2014.

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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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