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The Role of Patient Support Networks in Cancer Outcomes

February 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free

UNC Cancer Network Presents a Patient Centered Care Lecture

 

Justin Yopp, PhD

Justin Yopp, PhD

Assistant Professor
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

The Role of Patient Support Networks
in Cancer Outcomes

 

Lecture Description

Dr. Justin Yopp will discuss the role of social support in cancer care delivery and cancer outcomes. As part of this presentation, Dr. Yopp will also discuss considerations related to caregivers and to patients who do not have immediate caregiver support.

Lecture Objectives:
  • Describe the importance of social support for patients being treated for cancer
  • List the challenges facing patients who lack caregiver or social support
  • Discuss ways to assist patients in building a social support network

 

Register to Attend via Zoom Webinar


To Receive FREE Continuing Education Credit for this Live Lecture:
  • Attend 50 minutes or more of the live lecture:
  • After the live lecture, complete an evaluation and download your certificate.
  • The Live Activity Evaluation Instructions and password for the evaluation is provided after the lecture to those who attend 50 minutes or more of the live lecture:
    • At a designated site, the site coordinator will provide the Live Activity Evaluation Instructions.
    • With Zoom Webinar, an email containing a link to the Live Activity Evaluation Instructions will be sent within 24 hours of the lecture
  • You have 7 days from the date of this lecture to complete your electronic evaluation and claim a certificate of credit.
Lecture Resources:
  • Certification Flyers (Coming soon)
    • JPEG Flyer
    • PDF Flyer
  • Presentation Handout (Coming soon)
    • 2-Up Version
    • 3-Up Version
  • MediaSite Live Link (Livestream of lecture; recording available for viewing within 48 hours of lecture.)

 

UNCCN Site Coordinators:
  • All documents and information for UNCCN Site Coordinators (including connection information, presentation handout, and links to obtain certificates) can be accessed on the UNC Cancer Network Learning Portal.

 

Self-Paced, Online Courses with FREE Continuing Education Credit:
  • This lecture will be available as a FREE Self-Paced, Online Course in January 2020. Please visit learn.unccn.org to peruse our many Self-Paced, Online Courses.

 

*Lecture topic subject to change.

Details

Date:
February 12
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

UNC Cancer Network
Phone:
919-445-1000
Email:
unccn@unc.edu