Workshop Date and Time

Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 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 the Treatment of Metastatic Prostate Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19
  • Advances in the Treatment of Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Updates on the Treatment & Care of Bone Metastases
  • The Role of Chemotherapy, Radiation Oncology & Targeted Treatments
  • The Importance of Clinical Trials, in the Context of COVID-19
  • How Clinical Trials Contribute to Your Treatment Options
  • The Role of Precision Medicine
  • New & Emerging Treatments for Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Tips to Manage Side Effects, Discomfort & Pain
  • The Role of Physical Activity
  • The Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments in Reducing Your Exposure to COVID-19
  • Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments with Your Health Care Team, including Technology & List of Questions
  • Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team
  • Quality-of-Life Concerns
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Susan Slovin, MD, PhD

Attending Physician, Genitourinary Oncology Service, Sidney Kimmel Center for Prostate and Urologic Diseases, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Weill College of Cornell University

Sean McBride, MD, MPH

Radiation Oncologist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Donna Wilson, RN, MSN, RRT

Clinical Fitness Specialist, Integrative Medicine Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Founder & Head Coach, Empire Dragon Boat Team, BCS/ACS

Carolyn Messner, DSW, OSW-C, FAPOS, FAOSW

Director of Education and Training, 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.

CancerCare, 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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