BCAN is proud to offer patient insight webinars, bringing nationally recognized bladder cancer experts directly to patients and families to address important topics related to bladder cancer diagnosis, treatment, research and quality of life. A webinar is an event held on the internet which is attended exclusively by an online audience. BCAN brings leading bladder cancer experts in these free programs, directly to your phone, computer or tablet.
Please see below for information about upcoming webinars and to view past webinars. If you have any questions please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Understanding the Benefits of a Multidisciplinary Team and Integrated Care in Bladder Cancer
Featuring medical oncologist Dr. Jeanny Aragon-Ching, psycho-oncologist Dr. Sam Lolack and oncology navigator Carrie Friedman, RN, BS, OCN from the Inova Life with Cancer Program in Fairfax, VA.
Multidisciplinary care occurs when professionals from a range of disciplines work together as a team to address as many of the patient’s health and other needs as possible. Integrative healthcare adds the benefit of complementary and supportive care services to address the body, mind, and spiritual needs. Join experts from the Inova Schar Cancer Institute to discuss the benefits this team approach to treating bladder cancer. Find out more about:
• The multidisciplinary approach to treating bladder cancer
• Integrating complementary and supportive care services in the bladder cancer care continuum
• How patients can benefit when their healthcare team addresses their psychological and physical/medical needs
Thursday, January 30, 2019, 6-7 PM EST. Learn more and register here.
2020 Applying for Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program’s Peer Review Cancer Program | Bladder Cancer
Please join the CDMRP’s Peer Review Cancer Research Program, Program Manager, Donna Kimbark, PhD, for a webinar to discuss the 2020 Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program’s Peer Review Cancer Research Program. Topics will include an overview of the program, along with information related to the approaching deadlines to submit research applications for funding in 2020. This webinar will answer many of the questions you may have regarding the program, the funding available, and how to apply to win an award, as well as how award decisions are being made. This webinar will be a valuable tool for anyone dedicated to advancing bladder cancer research.
April 7th | 1:00 PM- 2:00 PM Eastern | Register Now
BCAN’s Participating in Research Series
Learn more about how you, as a patient, can get involved in research, with everything from providing feedback on grants to participating in a research team for clinical trial design. This webinar series is specially brought to you by a PCORI funded grant.
- February 26rd at 7:00 PM Eastern: Engaging in Clinical Trial Design as a Patient-Featuring Patty Spears and Bob Lipman
- April 23rd at 7:00 PM Eastern: Engaging with “Pharma” as a Patient -Featuring Tim Turnham, Nancy Lindsey, and Karen Sachse
- June 23rd at 6:00 PM Easter: Engaging in Grant Review as a Patient – Featuring Donna Kimbark, Ralph Ullman, and Bill Russell