Head and Neck TB
A UNC Lineberger Cancer Network Monitored Tumor Board.
The multidisciplinary head and neck oncology tumor board is held every Friday from 7:00 AM to 8:30 AM. It is attended by head and neck surgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, radiologists, pathologists, dentists, nurse navigators, clinical trial coordinators, administrative staff, fellows, residents, and students. All newly referred patients and select known patients to our program are presented for a comprehensive multidisciplinary discussion. Appropriate care plans are developed using NCCN guidelines were appropriate and the highest level of clinical data where guideline-directed therapy is not available. Clinical trials are reviewed for potential patient eligibility.