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COVID-19 and Cancer ECHO for Cancer Caregivers – April 2020 Series

April 2020

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May 2020

Treatment Considerations for Cancer Patients

Topics included:

  • What cancer patients need to know about the coronavirus
  • What caregivers can do to help if they do not live with that person and are social distancing
  • What precautions should cancer patients take when continuing to receive treatment?

Didactic Presenters

Rachel Cannady

Theresa Franco, MSN, RN

Awareness of, Preventing, and Reducing Risk

Topics included:

  • Lowering the risk of illness
  • Why cancer patients are more likely to get infections
  • Watching for and preventing infections in people with cancer
  • Nurturing your emotional health

Didactic Presenters

Allison Applebaum, PhD

Theresa Franco, MSN, RN

Caregiver Support and COVID-19

Topics addressed FAQs received during previous sessions.

Didactic Presenters

Allison Applebaum, PhD

Rachel Cannady

Theresa Franco, MSN, RN

Our Experts

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Allison Applebaum, PhD

Assistant Attending Psychologist
Director, Caregivers Clinic

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

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Rachel Cannady

Strategic Director, Cancer Caregiver Support

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Theresa Franco, MSN, RN

Vice President – Clinical Operations

Nebraska Medicine

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J. Leonard Lichtenfeld, MD

Former Deputy Chief Medical Officer

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Dawn Wiatrek, PhD

Former Strategic Director, Cancer Treatment Access

Collected Program Resources

COVID-19 and Cancer ECHO for Cancer Caregivers – 4-29-2020 – Recording

Didactic: "Treatment Considerations for Cancer Patients"

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COVID-19 and Cancer ECHO for Cancer Caregivers – 5-6-2020 – Recording

Didactic: "Awareness of, Preventing, and Reducing Risk"

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COVID-19 and Cancer ECHO for Cancer Caregivers – 5-13-2020 – Recording

Didactic: "Caregiver Support and COVID-19"

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