Gastric Cancer: Treatment Updates


mon10jan1:30 pm2:30 pmGastric Cancer: Treatment UpdatesA Free Online Workshop in Partnership with CancerCare1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST Online

Event Details

On Monday, January 10th from 1:30-2:30 pm EST, we partnered again with Cancer Care to present “Gastric Cancer: Treatment Updates.” You can listen over the phone or online as a webcast.

Topics Covered

  • Overview of Gastric Cancer, including Diagnosis and Staging, in the Context of COVID-19
  • Biomarkers & Diagnostic Testing to Inform Treatment Decisions
  • Precision Medicine: Predicting Response to Treatment
  • New Treatment Approaches for Metastatic Gastric Cancer, including Chemotherapy, Targeted Treatments & Immunotherapy
  • Clinical Trial Updates
  • How Research Contributes to Treatment Options
  • Preventing & Managing Treatment Side Effects, Discomfort, Symptoms & Pain, in the Context of COVID-19
  • The Increasing Role of Telehealth/Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & List of Questions, Follow-Up Care & Discussion of OpenNotes
  • Key Questions to Ask Your Health Care Team about Quality-of-Life Concerns
  • Nutrition & Hydration Concerns & Tips
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

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(Monday) 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST