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

  • For Caregivers: Informative Tips to Cope with Your Loved One’s Bladder Cancer

    01/12/2021 Duração: 01h03min

    * Overview of Bladder Cancer, including Updates on New Treatment Approaches & Clinical Trials * The Important Role of the Caregiver in Communicating with the Health Care Team, in the Context of COVID-19 * Helping to Manage Your Loved One’s Treatment, including Adherence & Follow-Up Care * What Research Tells Us about Caregivers * The Stresses, Challenges and Rewards of Caregiving * Managing Family, Friends, Partners and Traditions, with Social Distancing * Coping with Holidays, Birthdays, Anniversaries & Special Occasions, in the Context of COVID-19, Social Distancing & Wearing Masks * Long Distance Caregivers * The Increasing Role of Telemedicine/Telehealth Appointments * Self-Care & Stress Management Tips to Promote Caregiver Resilience * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer: For Caregivers, Coping with Your Loved One’s Cancer

    17/11/2021 Duração: 01h03min

    * Overview of Metastatic TNBC, in the Context of COVID-19 * The Important Role of the Caregiver in Communicating with the Health Care Team * Your Important Role in Decision Making * Taking on the Role of Caregiving * What Research Tells Us about Caregivers * Caregiving for Your Loved One with Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer * Guidelines for Social Distancing while Caregiving * Challenges in Communicating with the Health Care Team * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Discussion of OpenNotes & Follow-Up Appointments * Coping with Each Day, On Special Occasions and Birthdays * Managing Family and Friends, in the Context of COVID-19 * Long Distance Caregiving * Self-Care Tips to Manage the Stress of Caregiving * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: For Caregivers – Practical Tips for Coping

    16/11/2021 Duração: 01h04min

    * The Important Role of the Caregiver in Communicating with the Health Care Team * Taking on the Role of the Caregiver * What Research Tells Us about Caregivers * The Caregiver’s Role in Decision Making for a Loved One with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer * Challenges in Communicating with the Health Care Team * Challenges & Rewards of Caregiving * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Coping with Each Day, On Special Occasions & Birthdays * Managing Family & Friends, in the Context of COVID-19 * Long-Distance Caregiving * Self-Care Tips for Managing Stress of Caregiving * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Bladder Cancer: Treatment Updates

    10/11/2021 Duração: 01h01min

    * Overview of Bladder Cancer, including Staging & Grading * Current Standard of Care * New Treatment Approaches * Clinical Trial Updates * The Role of Diagnostic Technologies & Precision Medicine * Targeted Treatments * Predicting Response to Treatment * The Emerging Role of Immunotherapy * Communicating With Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Genomic Testing & Current Treatment Trends

    09/11/2021 Duração: 01h09min

    * Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Overview, in the Context of COVID-19 * Definition of Genomics & Genomic Testing * The Difference between Genomics & Genetics * The Role of Genomic Testing in the Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Specific Examples of How Genomic Testing May Inform Treatment Decisions * Precision Medicine & Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer * Current Research in Genomics & Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer * Liquid Biopsies * The Role of the Pathologist * Reviewing Your Pathology Report with Your Pathologist & Health Care Team * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Genomic Testing & Its Benefits for Your Treatment Choices * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions * Follow-Up Care & OpenNotes Discussions * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • The Benefits of Clinical Trials for Triple Negative Breast Cancer

    03/11/2021 Duração: 57min

    * The Treatment of Triple Negative Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Why Clinical Trials Are Important as a Treatment Option for Triple Negative Breast Cancer * What Happens in a Clinical Trial * Stages of Clinical Trials * New Research in the Treatment of Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) * Investigational New Drugs in Clinical Trials * The Meaning of Informed Consent * Benefits & Risks of Participation * How & Where Clinical Trials are Conducted * How to Participate in Clinical Trials * Specific Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Clinical Trials * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes * Accessing Resources for Clinical Trials * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: What’s New

    02/11/2021 Duração: 01h01min

    * Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment, in the Context of COVID-19 * Current Standard of Care * The Role of Chemotherapy, Radiation Oncology & Targeted Cancer Therapies * New Treatment Approaches * The Role of Biomarkers & Precision Medicine in Informing Treatment Choices * How Clinical Trials Contribute to Treatment Options * New Ways to Manage Treatment Side Effects, Symptoms, Discomfort & Pain * Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips * Key Questions to Ask When Communicating with Your Health Care Team * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Quality-of-Life Concerns & Follow-Up Care * The Important Role of Movement * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Preventing, Managing & Treating Infection in Adults Living with Cancer

    25/10/2021 Duração: 58min

    * Overview of Infection, Its Prevention, Management & Treatment in People Living with Cancer * Understanding Drug-Resistant Infection & Cancer * Causes & Risk Factors for Infections * Why People Living with Cancer May Be More Prone to Infection * Know Your Risk of Infection * What is AMR (Antimicrobial Resistance)? * Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) * Signs of Infection * Parts of the Body Most Likely to Get Infection * Watching For & Preventing Infection in People Living with Cancer * The Role of Vaccinations & Flu Shots * How Drug-Resistant Infections May be Treated at Home * Working with Your Health Care Team to Prevent Your Risk of Infection * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Follow-Up Care * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Thyroid Cancer: New Trends in Treatment

    22/10/2021 Duração: 01h10min

    * Overview of Thyroid Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Diagnosis & Staging * Updates on Treatment Options * Clinical Trial 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 Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes * Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips * Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Your Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer and African American Women

    20/10/2021 Duração: 01h03min

    * 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

  • Ovarian Cancer: Treatment Updates

    19/10/2021 Duração: 01h04min

    * Overview of Ovarian Cancer, including Staging * How Precision Medicine & Testing Inform Your Treatment Decisions * The Role of the Pathologist * Current Standard of Care * New Treatment Approaches & Follow-Up Care * The Role of the Genetic Counselor * Treatment Options for Recurrent Ovarian Cancer * Clinical Trial Updates * Managing Side Effects, Symptoms, Discomfort & Pain * Talking with Your Treatment Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Key Questions to Ask * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes * Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Follow-Up Care * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Liver Cancer: Treatment Updates

    18/10/2021 Duração: 01h02min

    * Overview of Liver Cancer * Current Standard of Care * New Treatment Approaches * Clinical Trial Updates * Controlling Symptoms, Side Effects, Discomfort & Pain * Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Your Quality-of-Life and Financial Concerns * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions * Discussion of OpenNotes & Follow-Up Appointments * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • HER2-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer: New Therapies

    13/10/2021 Duração: 55min

    * Overview of HER2-Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Biomarker, Genomic & Diagnostic Testing: Grade and Hormone Receptors * Standard Treatment Options, including Targeted Therapy * How Biomarker Testing Informs Treatment Decisions * New & Emerging Targeted Treatments * Updates on Investigational New Drugs in Clinical Trials * How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options * What’s New in the Prevention & Management of Treatment Side Effects, Discomfort & Long-Term Effects * The Increasing Role of Telemedicine/Telehealth Appointments * Guidelines to Prepare for Telemedicine/ Telehealth Appointments, including Technology, List of Questions & OpenNotes Discussion * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Metastatic Breast Cancer: Treatment Updates

    07/10/2021 Duração: 01h05min

    * Overview of Metastatic Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Current Standard of Care * New Treatment Approaches * Updates on Clinical Trials * How Clinical Research Increases Your Treatment Options * Biomarkers, Diagnostic Testing & Technologies: Why They Are Important in Informing Treatment Decisions * Side Effect, Symptom, Discomfort & Pain Management * Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines for Preparing for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, List of Questions & OpenNotes Discussion * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer: Strategies to Cope

    06/10/2021 Duração: 54min

    * Updates on the Treatment of Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Novel Treatment Therapies * Clinical Trial Updates * How Research Offers Additional Treatment Options * Biomarkers, Diagnostic Testing & Genomics: Why They Are So Important * The Role of Precision Medicine in Improving Treatment Decisions * Sequencing of Treatments * Tips to Prevent & Manage Side Effects, Symptoms, Discomfort & Pain * Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments to Reduce Your Exposure to COVID-19 * Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team, including Lifestyle & Quality-of-Life Concerns * Practical Strategies to Cope with Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer * How to Find the Financial, Emotional & Social Supports to Cope * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Triple Negative Breast Cancer: Coping with the Fear of Recurrence

    27/09/2021 Duração: 01h11min

    * Triple Negative Breast Cancer, in the Context of COVID-19 * Fear of Recurrence * Concerns that Cancer May Come Back * Events that May Trigger Fear of Recurrence * Living with Continuing Uncertainty * Promoting Effective Health Care Communication * Making Informed Treatment Choices * Organizing Your Follow-Up Care * Tips for Coping with Fear of Recurrence * Balancing Reality with Stress Management Tips * Using Mind Body Techniques to Cope with Fear of Recurrence * How to Select the Mind Body Techniques that Are Best for You * Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life & Lifestyles Concerns * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines for Preparing for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, List of Questions & OpenNotes Discussion * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Mesothelioma: Innovative Treatment Options

    20/09/2021 Duração: 01h04min

    * Overview of Mesothelioma, in the Context of COVID-19 * Innovative Multi-Modality Treatment Options, including Chemotherapy, Surgery, Immunotherapy, Targeted Treatments, Radiation & Tumor Treating Fields * The Role of Clinical Trials * How Research Increases Treatment Options * Managing Side Effects, Symptoms, Discomfort & Pain * Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life & Lifestyle Concerns * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines for Preparing for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, List of Questions & OpenNotes Discussion * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Clinical Trials: How They Transform the Treatment of Cancer

    25/08/2021 Duração: 01h08min

    * 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 to Participate in Clinical Trials * Specific Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Clinical Trial Participation, in the Context of COVID-19 * The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments * Guidelines for Preparing for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, List of Questions & OpenNotes Discussion * Accessing Resources for Clinical Trials * Questions for Our Panel of Experts

  • Highlights from the 2021 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting

    17/08/2021 Duração: 01h36min

    * Equity: Every Patient, Every Day, Everywhere * Lung Cancer * Colorectal Cancer * Pancreas Cancer * Lymphoma * Leukemia * Myeloproliferative Neoplasms * Melanoma * Wrap-Up of Part II

  • Highlights from the 2021 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting

    22/07/2021 Duração: 01h35min

    * How ASCO Contributes to Equity in the Care of Diverse Populations * Breast Cancer * Ovarian Cancer * Prostate Cancer * Brain Cancer * Oral, Head and Neck Cancer * Sarcoma

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