Living with Lung Cancer Forum

When: Saturday, November 02, 2013 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Where: Yawkey Dining Pavilion 450 Brookline Ave. Boston

Description:

 Hosted by the Lowe Center for Thoracic Oncology, the Living with Lung Cancer Forum is open to all lung cancer patients and their families. Hear from experts in thoracic oncology on new treatments and research in lung cancer, as well as ways of balancing the challenges of living with lung cancer and maintaining quality of life.

Registration, 9:00 – 9:30 a.m.

Welcome, Michael Rabin, MD, 9:45 – 10:00 a.m.
Lung Cancer: Stages, Treatments, and Targeted Therapies, David Barbie, MD, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Managing Fatigue, Ilana Braun, MD, 11:00 – 11:45 a.m.
Lunch, 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Integrative Nutrition, Em Biever, MS, RD, LDN, 1:00 – 1:45 p.m.
Intro to Radiation Therapy, David Kozono, MD, PhD, and Raymond Mak, MD, 1:45 – 2:00 p.m.
Break, 2:00 – 2:15 p.m.
Dealing with Uncertainty, Chris Berlin, M.Div., 2:15 – 3:00 p.m.
Closing Remarks, Evaluations, and Drawing, 3:00 – 3:30 p.m.

 Please RSVP by Oct. 25 to Jessica Ferland at 617-632-4235 or email jferland@partners.org with the total number in your party, you name, telephone number, and any dietary restrictions or special accommodations necessary. Complementary parking is available for patients and their families in Dana-Farber’s garage under the Yawkey Center for Cancer Care.

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