Workshop Date and Time
Tuesday, November 5, 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 Lung Cancer
- Current Standard of Care
- The Role of Chemotherapy, Radiation Oncology & Targeted Cancer Therapies
- New Treatment Approaches, including Immunotherapy
- The Role of Precision Medicine in Informing Treatment Options
- How Clinical Trials Contribute to Treatment Options
- Managing Symptoms, Side Effects & Pain
- Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns
- Nutritional Concerns & Tips
- Questions for Our Panel of Experts
Our Panel of Experts
Mark G. Kris, MD
Attending Physician, Thoracic Oncology Service, Department of Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Robert Daly, MD, MBA
Medical Oncologist, Assistant Attending, Thoracic Oncology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Kenneth Rosenzweig, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, System Chair, Mount Sinai Health System
Alicia Gilmore, MS, RD, CSO, LD
Clinical Instructor, Clinical Nutrition, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas
Sr. VP, Marketing and Communications, LUNGevity Foundation
Winfield Boerckel, MSW, MBA
Director of Social Services, Long Island Office, Lung Cancer Program Coordinator, 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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