Workshop Date and Time

Friday, May 19, 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 Melanoma
  • Current Standard of Care and New Treatment Approaches
  • Harnessing the Immune System in Treating Melanoma: The Emerging Role of Immunotherapy
  • How Immunotherapy Has Advanced the Treatment Options for Melanoma
  • Clinical Trial Updates
  • Managing Side Effects and Discomfort
  • Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Your Care
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Gregory A. Daniels, MD, PhD

Clinical Professor of Medicine, Moores UCSD Cancer Center, VA San Diego Healthcare System

Michael K. Wong, MD, PhD FRCPC

Professor, Melanoma Medical Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Elizabeth Ezra, MSW, OSW-C

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

You can download the brochure for this workshop(pdf)(90.6 KB)

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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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