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Recognizing and Managing Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

August 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Recognizing and Managing Side Effects of Cancer Treatment – Michelle Gardiner, PharmD, BCOP, CPP — Wednesday, August 12th at Noon (Patient Centered Care Lecture)

UNC Cancer Network Presents a Patient Centered Care Lecture


Michelle Gardiner, PharmD, BCOP, CPP

Michelle Gardiner, PharmD, BCOP, CPP

Clinical Pharmacist
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Recognizing and Managing Side Effects
of Cancer Treatment


Lecture Description

Dr. Michelle Gardiner will discuss topics relevant to common and problematic side effects of anti-cancer treatments.  Issues to be covered include; handling of acute infusion reactions, prevention and treatment of peripheral neuropathy, and the importance of recognizing and evaluating cancer-related fatigue in patients.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify strategies for preventing and treating acute infusion reactions
  • Describe non-pharmacological and pharmacological ways to prevent or manage chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy
  • Demonstrate an understanding of cancer-related fatigue and list treatable contributing factors


Register to Attend via Zoom Webinar


Free Continuing Education credits:

To Receive FREE Continuing Education Credit
for this Live Lecture:

  • Attend 50 minutes or more of the live lecture:
    • by using Zoom (registration link above) or
    • by going to a designated site.
  • Zoom attendance must use video! Joining by Audio-only does not qualify for CE credit!
  • After the live lecture, complete an evaluation and download your certificate.
  • The Live Activity Evaluation Instructions (LAEI) and password 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 LAEI.
    • With Zoom Webinar, an email containing a link to the LAEI will be sent within 24 hours of the lecture
  • You have 7 days from the date of the lecture to complete your electronic evaluation and claim a certificate of credit.

Lecture Resources:


UNCCN Site Coordinators:


Self-Paced, Online Courses with FREE Continuing Education Credit:

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


*Lecture topic subject to change.


August 12
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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