Workshop Date and Time
Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 1:30 – 2:30 pm, Eastern Time Register Now
Registrants can listen in live over the phone or online as a webcast.
- Overview of Triple Negative Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19
- The Differences in Triple Negative Breast Cancer for Black/African American Women
- Triple Negative Breast Cancer & African American Women
- The Role of Surgery
- Precision Medicine & Treatment Sequencing
- Current Standard of Care
- New Treatment Approaches
- Clinical Trial Updates
- How Clinical Trial Participation Contributes to Treatment Options
- Tips to Manage Treatment Side Effects, Neuropathy, Discomfort & Pain
- Follow-Up Care Plan
- The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments
- Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team
- Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes
- Quality-of-Life Concerns
- Questions for Our Panel of Experts
Our Panel of Experts
Edith P. Mitchell, MD, MACP, FCPP, FRCP
Clinical Professor of Medicine and Medical Oncology, Department of Medical Oncology, Director, Center to Eliminate Cancer Disparities, Associate Director, Diversity Affairs, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson, 116th President National Medical Association
Lisa A. Newman, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCO, FSSO
Chief, Division of Breast Surgery, Director, Interdisciplinary Breast Program, Medical Director and Founder, International Center for the Study of Breast Cancer Subtypes, Weill Cornell Medicine/NewYork Presbyterian Hospital Network, 2nd Vice President, American College of Surgeons
Raquel Nunes, MD
Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Sibley Memorial Hospital
Hayley Dinerman, JD
Co-Founder and Executive Director, Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation®
Karen E. Jackson
Founder & CEO, Sisters Network® Inc. – A National African American Breast Cancer Survivorship Organization
Samantha Fortune, MSW
Oncology Social Worker, 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.
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 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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