Workshop Date and Time

Tuesday, March 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 Endometrial Cancer, including Diagnosing and Staging, in the Context of COVID-19
  • Current Standard of Care
  • New Treatment Approaches
  • New Treatment for Metastatic Endometrial Cancer
  • The Role of Precision Medicine & Targeted Treatments
  • The Important Role of Clinical Trials
  • How Research Increases Your Treatment Options
  • Managing Side Effects, Symptoms & Pain, in the Context of COVID-19
  • The Benefits of Communicating with Your Health Care Team
  • The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments to Decrease Your Exposure to COVID-19
  • Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & Prepared Questions
  • Quality-of-Life Concerns, in the Context of COVID-19
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Carolyn D. Runowicz, MD

Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University

Georgia A. McCann, MD

Associate Professor, Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio

Sarah E. Kerr, MD

Pathologist, Hospital Pathology Associates, P.A., Divisions of Cytopathology; Gynecologic and Perinatal Pathology; Molecular Diagnostic Lead Pathologist for Next Generation Sequencing Development and Practice, Allina Health Laboratory (A Part of Abbott Northwestern Hospital)

Kitty Silverman

Uterine Cancer Program Director, SHARE Cancer Support

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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