Workshop Date and Time

Thursday, May 20, 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 Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)
  • Signs & Symptoms, in the Context of COVID-19
  • NHL Staging & Subtypes
  • Indolent & Aggressive
  • Relapsed & Refractory NHL
  • Novel Treatment Approaches
  • The Role of Clinical Trials
  • How Research Adds to Your Treatment Options
  • Your Comfort Level with Adherence
  • Managing Treatment Side Effects, in the Context of COVID-19
  • Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns
  • Follow-Up Care Appointments
  • The Increasing Role of Telehealth & Telemedicine Appointments
  • Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/ Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & List of Questions
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Ajay K. Gopal, MD

Professor of Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, University of Washington, Member, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Clinical Research Director and Associate Medical Director, Hematology and Hematologic Malignancies, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Andrew M. Evens, DO, MSc, FACP

Professor of Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Associate Director for Clinical Services, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Director, Lymphoma Program, Division of Blood Disorders, Medical Director, Oncology Service Line, RWJBarnabas Health

Thomas M. Habermann, MD

Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

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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