Workshop Date and Time

Wednesday, November 1, 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 Pancreatic Cancer
  • Current Standard of Care
  • New Treatment Approaches
  • Clinical Trials
  • Pain and Symptom Management
  • Communicating with Your Health Care Team
  • Quality-of-Life Concerns
  • Managing Weight Loss and Eating Tips
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Eileen M. O'Reilly, MD

Associate Director , David M. Rubenstein Center for Pancreatic Cancer, Attending Physician, Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Gauri R. Varadhachary, MD

Professor, Department of Gastrointestinal (GI) Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Maria Petzel, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC, FAND

Senior Clinical Dietitian, Pancreas Surgery Program, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Elizabeth Ezra, MSW, OSW-C

Cancer 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)(75.7 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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