Community Lunch and Learn Lecture on Cancer: Understanding and Living with Chemo Brain

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Karla Thompson, PhD. Chemotherapy can affect attention, memory, and thinking in cancer patients. Learn about tips and strategies for dealing with this condition and find out about resources to help you or a loved one cope with "Chemo Brain." Community Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.

  • Community Lunch and Learn Lecture on Cancer: Understanding and Living with Chemo Brain
  • 2017-06-30T12:00:00-04:00
  • 2017-06-30T13:00:00-04:00
  • Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online, interactive lecture with Karla Thompson, PhD. Chemotherapy can affect attention, memory, and thinking in cancer patients. Learn about tips and strategies for dealing with this condition and find out about resources to help you or a loved one cope with "Chemo Brain." Community Lunch and Learn lectures are geared toward cancer patients, survivors, family, friends, and care givers/supports but anyone interested in learning more about cancer is welcome to join us. Every lecture has a question and answer section at the end so feel free to ask the presenter for clarification or more information. Lectures are viewable online via GoToWebinar or by participating in the lecture at one of our designated viewing sites.
When Jun 30, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM (EST / UTC-400)
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Contact Phone 919-445-1000
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Karla Thompson, PhD
Assistant Professor
Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Psychiatry
UNC School of Medicine
Facilitator, Brain Injury Support Group
Facilitator, Inpatient Rehabilitation Center Peer Mentors
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

LECTURE DESCRIPTION

Chemotherapy can affect attention, memory, and thinking in cancer patients. Learn about tips a strategies for dealing with this condition and find out about resources to help you or loved one cope with "Chemo Brain."

Learn more about our Community Lunch and Learn lectures HERE. These lectures are hosted at sites across our state. In the Chapel Hill area, the NC Cancer Hospital Patient and Family Resource Center and the Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA serve host sites. Interested participants are invited to contact  in order to be connected to a site coordinator or click below to register to attend from your location using a computer, tablet, or mobile phone.

Register to Attend via GoToWebinar