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COVID-19 and Cancer ECHO for Cancer Care Teams

April 2020

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May 2020

What health care providers and cancer patients need to know about the coronavirus

Topics included:

  What health care providers and cancer patients need to know about the coronavirus

  What system/institutional changes/adaptations have been beneficial

  Should people still get screened for cancer during this pandemic?

Didactic Presenters

F. Marc Stewart, MD

Cancer Medicine in the Time of COVID-19

Topics included:

  How cancer patients can mitigate risk

  Potential modifications in treatment plans

  What is the reasonable timeframe to delay follow-up testing or treatment and how to guide patients?

Didactic Presenters

Lawrence Shulman, MD, MACP, FASCO

Re-Engaging Patients

Topic included steps to take to reengage patients as the pandemic subsides.

Didactic Presenters

Thomas Varghese Jr., MD, MS, FACS

Our Experts

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John Brooks, MD

Chief Medical Officer, COVID-19 Response

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Laura Makaroff, DO

Senior Vice President, Prevention and Early Detection

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Lawrence Shulman, MD, MACP, FASCO

Professor of Medicine Deputy Director for Clinical Services Director, Center for Global Cancer Medicine

Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania

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F. Marc Stewart, MD

Medical Director and Senior Vice President

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

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Thomas Varghese Jr., MD, MS, FACS

Executive Medical Director and Chief Value Officer

Huntsman Cancer Institute – University of Utah

Collected Program Resources

COVID-19 and Cancer ECHO for Cancer Care Teams – 4-28-2020 – Recording

Didactic: "What health care providers and cancer patients need to know about the coronavirus"

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COVID-19 and Cancer ECHO for Cancer Care Teams – 4-30-2020 – Recording

Didactic: "Cancer Medicine in the Time of COVID-19"

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COVID-19 and Cancer ECHO for Cancer Care Teams – 5-5-2020 – Recording

Didactic: "Re-Engaging Patients"

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