Recognizing and Managing Side Effects of Cancer Treatment – UNC Cancer Network Patient Centered Care Lecture

Please join the UNC Cancer Network for an online telehealth lecture with Michelle Gardiner, PharmD, BCOP, CPP. Dr. Michelle Gardiner will discuss topics relevant to common and problematic side effects of anti-cancer treatments. Issues to be covered include; handling of acute infusion reactions, prevention and treatment of peripheral neuropathy, and the importance of recognizing and evaluating cancer-related fatigue in patients.

When Aug 12, 2020
from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Where webinar
Contact Name
Contact Phone 919-445-1000
Attendees Michelle Gardiner, PharmD, BCOP, CPP
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Recognizing and Managing Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

August 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

 Free

UNC Cancer Network Presents a Patient Centered Care Lecture

 

Michelle Gardiner, PharmD, BCOP, CPP

Michelle Gardiner, PharmD, BCOP, CPP

Clinical Pharmacist
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Recognizing and Managing Side Effects
of Cancer Treatment

Lecture Description

Dr. Michelle Gardiner will discuss topics relevant to common and problematic side effects of anti-cancer treatments.  Issues to be covered include; handling of acute infusion reactions, prevention and treatment of peripheral neuropathy, and the importance of recognizing and evaluating cancer-related fatigue in patients.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify strategies for preventing and treating acute infusion reactions
  • Describe non-pharmacological and pharmacological ways to prevent or manage chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy
  • Demonstrate an understanding of cancer-related fatigue and list treatable contributing factors

 

 Register to Attend via Zoom Webinar

 

Free Continuing Education credits:
CNE (ANCC), ACPE, and ASRT


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