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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

2019–2020

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

 

NC Community College

2018–2019

October 15, 2018
Tammy Triglianos, ANP, AOCNP
Caring for the Patient with Colorectal Cancer
November 19, 2018
Frances Collichio, MD
Nancy Thomas, MD, PhD
Caring for the Patient with Melanoma or Other Skin Cancers
 
 
February 11, 2019
Hazel Hampton, RN, BSN, CMSRN, OCN
Stephanie Shea, RN, BSN, OCN
Caring for the Patient with Head and Neck Cancer
March 18, 2019
Julienne S. Harris, RN, MSN, FNP-C
Caring for the Patient with a GI Cancer

 

NC Community College

2017–2018

September 25, 2017
Justin M. Yopp, PhD
Understanding the Psychosocial Needs of Patients Experiencing Cancer
November 27, 2017
Christine Kistler, MD, MASc
End-of-Life Care Options for Patients with Cancer
 
 
February 26, 2018
Lyn Filip, RN, BSN, OCN
Caring for the Patient with Cervical Cancer
March 26, 2018
Thomas C. Shea, MD
Caring for the Patient with Leukemia, Lymphoma, or Multiple Myeloma

 

NC Community College

2016–2017

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