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CancerCare's free Connect Education Workshops are a way for people to learn about cancer-related issues from the convenience of their home or office. Leading experts in oncology provide the most up-to-date information in these workshops to help you and your loved ones better understand and cope with your cancer diagnosis, treatment options, quality-of-life concerns, treatment side effects, pain management, doctor-patient communication and other important topics.

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CancerCare's free Connect Education Workshops are a way for people to learn about cancer-related issues from the convenience of their home or office. Leading experts in oncology provide the most up-to-date information in these workshops to help you and your loved ones better understand and cope with your cancer diagnosis, treatment options, quality-of-life concerns, treatment side effects, pain management, doctor-patient communication and other important topics.

    Update On Marginal Zone Lymphoma (MZL)

    Update On Marginal Zone Lymphoma (MZL)

    - Overview of Marginal Zone Lymphoma (MZL), including Staging & Location, in the Context of COVID-19
    - Subtypes of Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    - Review of Treatment Options
    - Treatment for Relapsed/Refractory Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    - Managing Treatment Side Effects, Symptoms & Discomfort
    - Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team
    - The Important Role of Clinical Trials, in the Context of COVID-19
    - How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options
    - The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments
    - Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions, & Discussion of OpenNotes
    - Quality-of-Life Concerns & Follow-Up Care
    - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

    • 53 min
    Chemotherapy Treatment Side Effects: Prevention & Management

    Chemotherapy Treatment Side Effects: Prevention & Management

    - Overview of Chemotherapy Treatment Side Effects & Discomfort, in the Context of COVID-19 and its Variants
    - Working with Your Healthcare Team to Prevent & Manage Treatment Side Effects
    - Common Treatment Side Effects
    - How Your Health Care Team Prevents & Manages Treatment Side Effects, in the Context of COVID-19
    - The Role of the Oncology Nurse in Preventing & Managing Treatment Side Effects
    - The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments
    - Current Research to Improve Control of Treatment Side Effects
    - Planning with Your Oncology Team to Prevent & Manage Chemotherapy Treatment Side Effects
    - Tips to Prepare for Chemotherapy Before Treatment Begins
    - Clinical Trials: How Research Increases Your Treatment Options
    - Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns
    - Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, List of Questions, Follow-Up Appointments & Discussion of OpenNotes
    - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia (WM): Treatment Progress

    Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia (WM): Treatment Progress

    - Overview of Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia, including Staging
    - Symptoms & Signs
    - Front Line Treatment for WM
    - Treatment for Relapsed/Refractory WM
    - Current Standard of Care & New Treatment Approaches
    - Translating Genomic Findings into New Treatment Opportunities for WM
    - Clinical Trials: How Research Contributes to Your Treatment Options
    - Controlling Symptoms & Treatment Side Effects, including Reducing Complications
    - Peripheral Neuropathy
    - Follow-Up Care Appointments & Plans
    - Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Your Quality-of-Life
    - Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes
    - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

    • 59 min
    Diverse Populations Participating in Decisions about Your Care with Your Health Care Team

    Diverse Populations Participating in Decisions about Your Care with Your Health Care Team

    - How Being a Member of Diverse Communities May Impact Your Access to Oncology Care, Treatment, Management of Treatment Side Effects & Pain Management
    - What to Expect from Your Relationship with Your Health Care Team: Is Your Health Care Team Providing You with Equitable, Excellent Care
    - What to Consider When Selecting a Cancer Care Team & Treatment Facility - Language Spoken & Diversity of the Health Care Team
    - What Is Cultural Humility & How Your Care Team Practices Cultural Humility
    - When to Seek a Second Opinion: Finding the Best Care
    - How to Request Copies of Treatment & Pathology Reports - Your Encounter Notes
    - Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Your Treatment Plan
    - How to Self-Advocate with Health Care Staff: Language Spoken, Disability Services & Other Barriers to Health Equity
    - Health Literacy: How to Become More Knowledgeable & Satisfied With Your Care
    - Your Important Role in Shared Decision-Making
    - Tips to Communicate with Your Health Care Team to Determine If They are the Best Team for You
    - Guidelines to Improve Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, Prepared List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes
    - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

    • 57 min
    Clinical Trials: How They Transform the Treatment of Cancer

    Clinical Trials: How They Transform the Treatment of Cancer

    - Overview of Clinical Trials and Why They Are Important, in the Context of COVID-19 & Its Variants
    - Understanding Your Treatment Options, including Clinical Trials
    - Concerns about Participating in Clinical Trials
    - Types of Clinical Trials
    - What Happens in a Clinical Trial?
    - The Meaning of Informed Consent
    - Benefits and Risks of Participation, in the Context of COVID-19
    - How and Where Clinical Trials are Conducted
    - How to Participate in Clinical Trials
    - Specific Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Clinical Trial Participation, in the Context of COVID-19 & Its Variants
    - The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments
    - Guidelines for Preparing for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, List of Questions & OpenNotes Discussion
    - Accessing Resources for Clinical Trials
    - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Progress in the Treatment of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)

    Progress in the Treatment of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)

    - Overview of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL)
    - Signs & Symptoms, in the Context of COVID-19 & Its Variants
    - NHL Staging & Subtypes
    - Indolent & Aggressive NHL
    - Relapsed & Refractory NHL
    - Novel Treatment Approaches
    - The Role of Clinical Trials
    - How Research Adds to Your Treatment Options
    - Your Comfort Level with Adherence
    - Managing Treatment Side Effects, Symptoms & Discomfort, in the Context of COVID-19
    - Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns
    - Follow-Up Care Appointments
    - The Increasing Role of Telehealth/ Telemedicine Appointments,
    - Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology, List of Questions & Discussion of OpenNotes
    - Questions for Our Panel of Experts

    • 58 min

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