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Caring for the Patient with Lung Cancer — NC Community College Oncology Lecture

February 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free
UNC Cancer Network's NC Community College logo with Free General Participation Certificate mark

 

Marjory Charlot, MD, MPH, MSc

Marjory Charlot, MD, MPH, MSc

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

Tammy Allred, RN, OCN

Tammy Allred, RN, OCN

Thoracic Oncology Nurse Navigator
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Caring for the Patient with Lung Cancer

 

Lecture Description

This presentation will provide the basics for lung cancer patient care with updated guidelines and needs prior to starting the treatment process. We will start with symptoms leading to diagnosis and the steps that one will go through to obtain accurate information to start treatment. It is an ever-evolving process with lung cancer to help increase survival and quality of life.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the process for diagnosis of lung cancer
  • Demonstrate knowledge in complete staging and treatment needs prior to starting a patient treatment program
  • Identify and explain the needs of patients who are newly diagnosed and the needs to assist them in the processing of and treatment of lung cancer

 


Lecture Resources:

Self-Paced, Online Courses with FREE Certificates:

  • This lecture will be available as a FREE Self-Paced, Online Course in March 2020.
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*Lecture topic subject to change.

Details

Date:
February 19
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