Workshop Date and Time

Monday, May 7, 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

  • Overview of Liver Cancer, including Current Standard of Care
  • New Treatment Approaches
  • The Role of Clinical Trials
  • Controlling Symptoms & Pain
  • Coping with Direct Medical Costs, Related Non-Medical Costs & Daily Living Expenses
  • Sources of Financial Assistance
  • Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life & Financial Concerns
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Mitesh J. Borad, MD

Consultant, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Consultant, Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Associate Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

James J. Harding, MD

Assistant Attending, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service, Developmental Therapeutics Center, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Kanwal Raghav, MD, MBBS

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

Vilmarie Rodriguez, MSW

Director of Patient Assistance Programs, 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

You can download the brochure for this workshop(pdf)(77.7 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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