Workshop Date and Time

Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 1:30 – 2:30 pm, Eastern Time Register Now

Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast.

Topics Covered

  • The Important Role of the Caregiver in Communicating with the Health Care Team
  • Helpline to Manage Your Loved One’s Treatment, Including Adherence & Follow-Up Care
  • What Research Tells Us About Caregivers
  • Stresses, Challenges and Rewards of Caregiving
  • Managing Family, Friends, Partners and Traditions
  • Coping with Holidays, Birthdays, Anniversaries and Specials Occasions
  • Long Distance Caregivers
  • Remembering to Take Care of Yourself
  • Self-Care and Stress Management Tips
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Matthew T. Campbell, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Guadalupe R. Palos, RN, MSW, DrPH

Clinical Research Manager, Division of Medical Affairs, Department of Cancer Survivorship, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Stephanie Chisolm, PhD

Director of Education and Research, Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN)

Elizabeth Ezra, MSW, OSW-C

Program Coordinator, CancerCare

Continuing Education Credits

Live Only

Social Workers: This program has been submitted to the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, an approved provider through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners, provider #CS4607, for 1.0 Contact Hour.

Cancer Care, Inc. 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 #SW-0088. This workshop is approved for 1.0 Contact Hour.

Registered Dietitians: This program has been submitted to the Commission on Dietetic Registration for one Continuing Professional Education Unit (CPEU).

To request continuing education paperwork, please email your name, profession, and address to connect@cancercare.org after the program. All paperwork for continuing education credit must be requested, completed, and 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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