"Advances in the Treatment of Ovarian Cancer" by CancerCare

Jun 10

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Location: Participate this workshoip on the telephone or via live streaming through the Internet

CancerCare is a national nonprofit organization that provides free, professional support services to anyone affected by cancer: people with cancer, caregivers, children, loved ones, and the bereaved.

They are hosting a free CancerCare Connect Education Workshop for women living with ovarian cancer, their families, friends and health care professionals on Monday, June 10, 2013 from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM Eastern Time. You can listen to this workshop over the phone or connect to their webcast online.

Workshop Topics
- Overview of Ovarian Cancer, including Staging
- Current Standard of Care
- New Treatment Approaches
- The Important Role of Clinical Trials - How Clinical Trials Contribute to Treatment Options - Controlling Side Effects and Pain - Communicating with Your Health Care Team - Nutritional Concerns and Tips - Questions for Our Panel of Experts


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

Diana Bearden, MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC
Supervisor, Clinical Nutrition
The University of Texas MD Andercan Cancer Center

Caroline Edlund, MSW
Oncology Social Worker

To register:
- Online Registration
- Phone: 1-800-813-HOPE(4673)


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