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These courses are designed for students enrolled in health sciences programs and the community colleges across the state of North Carolina.

The North Carolina Community College lectures provide opportunities for students to become more familiar with strategies necessary for caring for cancer patients with the goal of improving cancer care and elevating interest in and awareness of oncology-related professions.

 

NC Community College

2020–2021

September 16, 2020
Caring for Patients with Genitourinary Cancers
Tracy Rose, MD, MPH
Katherine P. Morgan, PharmD, BCOP, CPP
 
October 7, 2020
Palliative Care and Hospice for the Cancer Patient
Gary Winzelberg, MD, MPH
Jenny Hanspal, RN, BSN, MS, OCN
 
February 17, 2021
Gynecologic Cancers:
A Team Approach to Women’s Health Care

Daniel Clarke-Pearson, MD
Lyn Filip, RN, BSN, OCN
 
March 17, 2021
Caring for the Patient with Hematologic Cancers: Leukemia, Lymphoma, and Multiple Myeloma
Natalie Grover, MD
Courtney W. Berry, BS, MA, BSN, RN, OCN
 

 

NC Community College

2019–2020

September 18, 2019
An Introduction to Radiation Oncology
Ashley A. Weiner, MD, PhD
 
October 15, 2019
Caring for the Patient with Breast Cancer
Amy DePue, BSN RN OCN CBCN
Betsy Blanton, BSN RN OCN
Lea McDonnell, BSN RN
Emily Riddle, BSN RN
Betsy Wehe, BSN RN OCN
 
February 19, 2020
Caring for the Patient with Lung Cancer
Marjory Charlot, MD, MPH, MSc
Tammy Allred, RN, OCN
 
March 18, 2020
Oncology Nutrition
Jennifer Spring, RD, CSO, LDN
 

 

NC Community College

2018–2019

October 15, 2018
Caring for the Patient with Colorectal Cancer
Tammy Triglianos, ANP, AOCNP
 
November 19, 2018
Caring for the Patient with Melanoma
or Other Skin Cancers

Frances Collichio, MD
Nancy Thomas, MD, PhD
 
February 11, 2019
Caring for the Patient with Head and Neck Cancer
Hazel Hampton, RN, BSN, CMSRN, OCN
Stephanie Shea, RN, BSN, OCN
 
March 18, 2019
Caring for the Patient with a GI Cancer
Julienne S. Harris, RN, MSN, FNP-C
 

 

NC Community College

2017–2018

September 25, 2017
Understanding the Psychosocial Needs
of Patients Experiencing Cancer

Justin M. Yopp, PhD
 
November 27, 2017
End-of-Life Care Options for Patients with Cancer
Christine Kistler, MD, MASc
 
February 26, 2018
Caring for the Patient with Cervical Cancer
Lyn Filip, RN, BSN, OCN
 
March 26, 2018
Caring for the Patient with Leukemia, Lymphoma, or Multiple Myeloma
Thomas C. Shea, MD
 

 

NC Community College

2016–2017

October 24, 2016
Caring for the Patient with Breast Cancer
Amy DePue, BS, RN, OCN, CBCN
 
November 14, 2016
Caring for the Patient with Lung Cancer
Tammy Allred, RN, OCN
 
January 23, 2017
The Role of Nutrition in Cancer Prevention, Treatment, and Survivorship
Meredith Moyers, MS, RD, LDN
 
February 27, 2017
Caring of the Patient with Prostate Cancer
Mary W. Dunn, RN, MSN, OCN, NP-C
 
March 27, 2017
Community Resources for the Patient with Cancer
Jenny Hanspal, RN, BSN, OCN
Michelle Gardiner, PharmD, BCOP, CPP
Julia Rodriguez-O’Donnell, LCSW
Cindy Rogers, JD
 
April 24, 2017
Caring for the Patient and Family Experiencing Pediatric or Adolescent Cancer
Andrew B. Smitherman, MD