Living Well With Lung Cancer
Join us to learn what treatment management tools and resources are available to lung cancer patients and care partners along the treatment journey. Learn about effective evidence-based interventions experts use to help patients stay strong. Join Dr. Christine Lovly, a physician-scientist at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, and Dr. Ishwaria Subbiah, Palliative Care and Integrative Medicine Specialist at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, as they weigh in on this very important discussion.
How do I live well with small cell lung cancer (SCLC)? Why does small cell lung cancer have fewer newer treatment options like NSCLC (targeted therapies, immunotherapy)? What is on the horizon for SCLC patients and how can patients play a role in advancing research?
Janet Freeman-Daily interviews a panel of lung cancer experts about who is eligible for clinical trials and how you can learn more about them.
From the Lung Cancer Town Meeting, a panel of experts discuss how patients who live in remote, rural areas can go about getting a second opinion from a larger facilities or academic center.
Janet Freeman-Daily (@JFreemanDaily), patient advocate, metastatic lung cancer patient, and co-moderator of #LCSM chat hosts The Conversation about what patients and caregivers can do to get the right treatment and testing for lung cancer. She is joined by Emma Shtivelman, PhD, Chief Scientist Cancer Commons, Mary Ellen Hand, RN, BSN, Nurse Coordinator Rush University Medical Center, and Stage 4 Lung Cancer Patient, Mary Williams
Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, MD, and lung cancer survivor Randy Broad discuss the importance of communicating with your healthcare team. They agree in having a life planning conversation while you're healthy is one of the best things you can do.
Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, MD, and lung cancer survivor Randy Broad discuss the definitions and differences of supportive and palliative care, and what it means to them
Founder and CEO of CanSurround, Meg Maley, alongside a panel of Niki Koesel. MSN, ANP, ACHPN, FPCN, Eric Roeland, MD, and lung cancer survivor Randy Broad discuss the patient experience. The key to treatment is how to manage both the symptoms and side effects of cancer treatments.
Lung cancer experts Dr. Jeffrey Crawford from Duke and Dr. Edward Kim from Levine Cancer Institute speak about key take-aways from this year's ASCO meeting including immunotherapy updates, newly identified genes, the role of liquid biopsies and specific questions patients/care partners should be asking as the lung cancer landscape continues to evolve.
John Ratzenberger, Lung Cancer Advocate and Director of Strategic Relations at LUNGevity interviews Liza Villaruz, MD Hematology/Oncolgy Specialist Univeristy of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Charu Aggarwal, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine University of Pennsylvania Health System