All Cancercare Connect Education Workshops

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CancerCare's free Connect Education Workshops are a way for people to learn about cancer-related issues from the convenience of their home or office. Leading experts in oncology provide the most up-to-date information in these workshops to help you and your loved ones better understand and cope with your cancer diagnosis, treatment options, quality-of-life concerns, treatment side effects, pain management, doctor-patient communication and other important topics.

Episódios

  • Advances in the Treatment of Renal Cell Cancer

    Advances in the Treatment of Renal Cell Cancer

    09/04/2021 Duração: 01h06min

    * Overview of Renal Cell Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Current Standard of Care * New Treatment Approaches * Targeted Cancer Therapies * The Role of Clinical Trials, in the Context of COVID-19 * How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options * Managing Side Effects, Symptoms, Discomfort and Pain, in the Context of COVID-19 * Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments in Communicating with Your Health Care Team * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & Making Your List of Questions * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Current Perspectives on the Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

    Current Perspectives on the Treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

    08/04/2021 Duração: 01h06min

    * Review of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, in the Context of COVID-19 * Significant Role of Testing in Informing Your Treatment Choices * First Line Treatment Options * Treatment of Relapsed and Refractory CLL * Re-Testing Importance in Determining Treatment for 2nd and 3rd Line Treatments * Current Perspectives on New and Emerging Treatments of CLL * Updates on Clinical Trials and Their Significance for CLL * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & Making Your List of Questions * Practical Support to Cope with CLL * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Update on Clinical Trials: How They Work

    Update on Clinical Trials: How They Work

    07/04/2021 Duração: 01h14min

    * Overview of Clinical Trials and Why They Are Important, in the Context of COVID-19 * Understanding Your Treatment Options, including Clinical Trials * Concerns about Participating in Clinical Trials * Types of Clinical Trials * What Happens in a Clinical Trial? * The Meaning of Informed Consent * Benefits and Risks of Participation, in the Context of COVID-19 * How and Where Clinical Trials are Conducted * How Can You Participate in a Clinical Trial * Specific Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Clinical Trial Participation, in the Context of COVID-19 * Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines for Preparing for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & List of Questions * Accessing Resources for Clinical Trials * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Update on Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatments

    Update on Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatments

    06/04/2021 Duração: 01h05min

    * Overview of Small Cell Lung Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Standard of Care * Treatment Options for Recurrent Small Cell Lung Cancer * The Role of Clinical Trials, in the Context of COVID-19 * How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options * Emerging Treatment Approaches * Tips to Cope with Treatment Side Effects, Symptoms and Pain * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Your Follow-Up Care Plan * 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 * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Nutrition & Hydration Concerns and Tips * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Emerging Importance of Telemedicine/Telehealth Appointments in Communicating with Your Health Care Team

    Emerging Importance of Telemedicine/Telehealth Appointments in Communicating with Your Health Care Team

    31/03/2021 Duração: 01h07min

    * Overview of Your Health Care Team: Who Are the Members of Your Health Care Team * The Importance of Communication, in the Context of COVID-19 * Emerging Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, in the Context of COVID-19 * Tips to Improve Communication with Your Health Care Team * Preparing for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Do You Have the Needed Technology: Working with Your Doctor’s Office to Set-Up Needed Technology Before Your Appointment * Who to Include in These Appointments - Family Members, Partner, Long Distance Caregivers * Determining Three Key Questions at the Start of Your Appointment * Discussing Your Treatment Options, Side Effect/Pain Management & Clinical Trial Options * How Your Other Chronic Illnesses May Impact Your Cancer Treatment: Reducing Harmful Drug Interactions * Discussion of Adherence: Taking Your Treatment on Schedule * Your Follow-Up Appointments, Care & Questions between Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Who to Contact Evenings, Weekends & Holidays, with T

  • Adjusting to Your Blood Cancer Treatment Over Time: Challenges and Opportunities of Taking Your Treatment on Schedule

    Adjusting to Your Blood Cancer Treatment Over Time: Challenges and Opportunities of Taking Your Treatment on Schedule

    30/03/2021 Duração: 01h01min

    * Overview of Blood Cancer Treatments, in the Context of COVID-19 * Understanding Treatment Side Effects, in the Context of COVID-19 * Working with Your Health Care Team to Manage Each Treatment Side Effect, in the Context of COVID-19 * Dealing with Blood Cancer Treatments and Other Co-Morbid Health Treatments * The Importance of Taking Your Blood Cancer Treatment on Schedule – Adherence * Adjusting to Your Blood Cancer Treatment Over Time * Can I Take My Medications at Any Time of the Day? * The Value of Time of Day Consistency in Taking Your Pills * Challenges to Taking Your Treatment on Schedule, in the Context of COVID-19 * Practical Tips & Opportunities to Overcome Challenges * Review of Resources to Remind You to Take Your Pills on Schedule * Planning Ahead: Lead Time in Refilling Prescriptions, Weekends, Travel and Holidays * Communicating with Your Hematology Oncology Team about Adherence, including Your Pharmacist * The Importance of Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Conc

  • Advances in the Treatment of Gastric Cancer

    Advances in the Treatment of Gastric Cancer

    29/03/2021 Duração: 01h09min

    * Overview of Gastric Cancer, including Diagnosis and Staging, in the Context of COVID-19 * Current Standard of Care, including Chemotherapy * New Treatment Approaches & the Role of Targeted Treatment * Precision Medicine: Predicting Response to Treatment * The Role of Clinical Trials, in the Context of COVID-19 * How Research Contributes to Treatment Options * Controlling Symptoms, Side Effects & Pain * Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips * The Importance of Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & Making Your List of Questions * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Update on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

    Update on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

    25/03/2021 Duração: 01h09min

    * Overview of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL), in the Context of COVID-19 * Current Treatment Options, in the Context of COVID-19 * New and Emerging Treatment Approaches * Clinical Trial Updates * How Research Increases Your Treatment Options * The Importance of Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Update on the Treatment of Endometrial Cancer

    Update on the Treatment of Endometrial Cancer

    23/03/2021 Duração: 01h07min

    * 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

  • Progress in the Treatment of Follicular Lymphoma

    Progress in the Treatment of Follicular Lymphoma

    22/03/2021 Duração: 01h03min

    * Overview of Follicular Lymphoma, in the Context of COVID-19 * Treatment Options for Newly Diagnosed * Treatment Options for Relapsed/Refractory Disease * Clinical Trial Updates * How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options * New & Emerging Treatments * Factors that May Affect Treatment Planning * Side Effect Prevention & Management * Tips to Improve Communicating with Your Health Care Team * The Importance of Communication, in the Context of COVID-19, with the Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & List of Questions * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team * Practical and Psychosocial Support to Cope with Follicular Lymphoma * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Update on Glioblastoma in Adults

    Update on Glioblastoma in Adults

    18/03/2021 Duração: 01h01min

    * Overview of Glioblastoma, in the Context of COVID-19 * Current Standard of Care * Novel Treatment Approaches * Immunotherapy * Electric Field Treatments * Clinical Trial Updates, in the Context of COVID-19 * How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options * Managing Symptoms & Treatment Side Effects * The Role of Rehabilitation Medicine * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * 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 about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Managing Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments

    Managing Eye and Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments

    15/03/2021 Duração: 01h04min

    * Overview of Common Eye & Vision Changes Related to Cancer Treatments, in the Context of COVID-19 * Cause & Risk Factors * Discussion of Common Eye & Vision Changes * Tips to Manage Dry Eyes, Watery Eyes, Itching Eyes, Blepharitis, Loss of Eyelashes, Floaters & Flashing Lights * The Role of the Multidisciplinary Team * Tips to Manage Low Vision * How Eye Products Can Help You Manage Eye & Visions Changes * Clinical Trials, in the Context of COVID-19 * How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options * Communicating with Your Health Care Team with Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines to Prepare for Eye Examinations, Follow-Up Care & Check-Ups * Talking with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Advances in the Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

    Advances in the Treatment of Colorectal Cancer

    08/03/2021 Duração: 01h10min

    - Overview of Colorectal Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 - New & Emerging Treatment Approaches - Genomics: Predicting Response to Treatment - Role of Precision Medicine & Targeted Cancer Therapies - Clinical Trial Updates - Managing Side Effects, Symptoms, Discomfort & Pain - Nutrition and Hydration Concerns and Tips - Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team - Quality-of-Life Concerns - Telehealth & Telemedicine Appointments - Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & List of Questions - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Advances in the Treatment of Metastatic Prostate Cancer

    Advances in the Treatment of Metastatic Prostate Cancer

    23/02/2021 Duração: 01h06min

    * 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

  • New Perspectives in the Treatment of Advanced Skin Cancer: Advanced Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Cancers

    New Perspectives in the Treatment of Advanced Skin Cancer: Advanced Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Cancers

    22/02/2021 Duração: 01h06min

    - Overview of Advanced Skin Cancers, including Advanced Basal Cell Cancers and Advanced Squamous Cell Cancers - Standard of Care - New Treatment Approaches - The Emerging Role of Targeted Therapy & Genomics - Clinical Trial Updates - How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options - Managing Treatment Side Effects, Discomfort & Pain - Tips for Caring for Your Skin During Cancer Treatments - Sun, Wind & Cold Weather Safety Tips - Guidelines for Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns - 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

  • Current Perspectives on Cancer Survivorship

    Current Perspectives on Cancer Survivorship

    09/02/2021 Duração: 01h03min

    - Overview of Cancer Survivorship, in the Context of COVID-19 - Managing Post Treatment Side Effects/Late Effects - Quality-of-Life Concerns - Fear of Recurrence - Finding Your New Normal - The Importance of Treatment Summaries - Follow-Up with Your Oncologist and Primary Care Doctor, including Discussion of Health Screening & Concerns - The Increasing Role of Telehealth & Telemedicine Appointments - Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/ Telemedicine Appointment, including Technology & List of Questions - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • New Trends in the Treatment of Thyroid Cancer

    New Trends in the Treatment of Thyroid Cancer

    29/01/2021 Duração: 59min

    * Overview of Thyroid Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Diagnosis & Staging * Updates on Treatment Options * Clinical Trials Updates * New Treatment Approaches for Refractory Thyroid Cancer * Managing Treatment Side Effects, Discomfort & Pain * The Importance of Communicating with Your Health Care Team: Key Questions to Ask * The Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & Making Your List of Questions * Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips * Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Your Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions to Ask Our Panel of Experts

  • The 9/11 Community, Cancer amp COVID-19

    The 9/11 Community, Cancer & COVID-19

    25/01/2021 Duração: 01h28s

    * Overview of Cancer, in the 9/11 Community, in the Context of COVID-19 * Living with Cancer, Co-Morbid Health Problems & Long-Term Effects of 9/11 * Understanding Post Traumatic Stress, in the 9/11 Community, while Coping with the Pandemic * Discussion of COVID-19, 9/11 & Cancer in the 9/11 Community: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder & Concerns * Cost of Health Care & General/Practical Financial Worries * Strategies & Resources to Cope with Financial, Practical, Emotional & Personal Concerns * The World Trade Center Health Program & 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund: How to Register * For the 911 Community: Support Groups, Financial Assistance, Practical Help & Case Management * Review of Resources to Help the 911 Community Living with Cancer & Other Health Issues, including Respiratory Illnesses, during COVID-19 * Key Tips & Strategies to Manage Your Stress * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Updates on the Treatment of Estrogen Receptor (ER) Positive, Progesterone Receptor (PR) Positive amp HER2 Positive Breast Cancer from the 43rd Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS)

    Updates on the Treatment of Estrogen Receptor (ER) Positive, Progesterone Receptor (PR) Positive & HER2 Positive Breast Cancer from the 43rd Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS)

    13/01/2021 Duração: 01h10min

    * What’s New from SABCS on: ER, PR and HER2 Positive Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Updates from SABCS on Diagnostic Testing, Precision Medicine, Grade & Hormone Receptors * What’s New in the Standard of Care * Updates from SABCS on: Hormone & Targeted Therapy * Chemotherapy Updates from SABCS * Investigational New Drugs in Clinical Trials * What’s New in Prevention & Management of Treatment Side Effects & Long Term Effects * The Increasing Role of Telemedicine/Telehealth Appointments * Proper Preparation for the Telemedicine/Telehealth Appointments * Key Questions from SABCS to Ask Your Healthcare Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • The Latest Developments Reported from the 43rd Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS)

    The Latest Developments Reported from the 43rd Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS)

    16/12/2020 Duração: 01h10min

    * Overview of Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * New Research Presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) * Breast Cancer-Specific Treatment Updates * Clinical Trial Updates * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team * Communicating with Your Healthcare Team with Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines to Prepare for Appointments * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

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