Workshop Date and Time
Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 1:30 – 2:30 pm, Eastern Time Register Now
Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast.
- Overview of Oral & Head & Neck Cancer
- Importance of Early Genomic Testing Before You Begin Treatment
- Specific Examples of How Genomic Testing Directs Treatment Decisions
- Key Questions in Making Treatment Decisions
- Surgical Interventions, Including Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
- New Chemotherapy & Immunotherapy Options
- Concurrent Chemotherapy & Radiotherapy
- Clinical Trial Updates
- Tips To Manage Dry Mouth & Care of Your Teeth, Gums & Mouth Before, During & After Treatment
- Side Effect, Symptom & Pain Management
- Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips
- Questions for Our Panel of Experts
Our Panel of Experts
Terry A. Day, MD
Wendy and Keith Wellin Endowed Chair in Head and Neck Surgery, Professor and Director, Division of Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery, Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Medical University of South Carolina, Hollings Cancer Center
Cristina P. Rodriguez, MD
Associate Professor, University of Washington School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Krzysztof Misiukiewicz, MD, MSCR
Associate Professor of Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology, Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai, Mount Sinai Hospital
David I. Rosenthal, MD, FACR, FASTRO
Professor, Section Chief, Head and Neck Radiation Oncology, Director, Head and Neck Translational Research, Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Douglas E. Peterson, DMD, PhD, FDS RCSEd
Professor of Oral Medicine, Department of Oral Health and Diagnostic Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, Chair, Program in Head & Neck Cancer and Oral Oncology, Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Connecticut Health Center
Alicia Gilmore, MS, RD, CSO, LD
Clinical Instructor, Clinical Nutrition, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas
Carolyn Messner, DSW, OSW-C, FAPOS, FAOSW
Director of Education and Training, CancerCare
Continuing Education Credits
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 email@example.com after the program. All paperwork for continuing education credit must be requested, completed, and submitted within two weeks of the live program.
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