Advances in the Treatment of Gastric Cancer


mon29mar10:30 am11:30 amAdvances in the Treatment of Gastric CancerA Free Online Workshop in Partnership with CancerCare10:30 am - 11:30 am PST Online

Event Details

We were proud to partner with CancerCare to present Advances in the Treatment of Gastric Cancer on Monday, March 29.

Topics Covered

  • Overview of Gastric Cancer, including Diagnosis and Staging, in the Context of COVID-19
  • Current Standard of Care, including Chemotherapy
  • New Treatment Approaches & the Role of Targeted Treatment
  • Precision Medicine: Predicting Response to Treatment
  • The Role of Clinical Trials, in the Context of COVID-19
  • How Research Contributes to Treatment Options
  • Controlling Symptoms, Side Effects & Pain
  • Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips
  • The Importance of Communicating with Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns
  • The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments
  • Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & Making Your List of Questions
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

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(Monday) 10:30 am - 11:30 am PST