Patient and caregiver experiences navigating cancer care during emergencies

Date: Thursday, March 7, 2024
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 pm EST


This workshop, Patient and caregiver experiences navigating cancer care during emergencies, gives essential insights into managing cancer care during natural disasters and public health emergencies. In this workshop, speakers discuss emergency preparedness for patients and healthcare providers, accessing critical healthcare services, and fostering resilience in times of crisis. Discover practical strategies for continuity in cancer care and hear firsthand from clinicians, patients and caregivers who have successfully navigated cancer care during an emergency.


Robin Evans
Robin EvansExternal Web Site Policy
Cancer Research Advocate
ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group
Clinical Trial Ambassador
Abramson Cancer Center
Penn Medicine
Susan Hedlund

Susan Hedlund, MSW., LCSW, OSW-CExternal Web Site Policy
Director of Patient & Family Services
Knight Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology
School of Medicine
Oregon Health & Science University

Tammy Glover

Tammy Glover, MSN, RN, OCN
Nurse Manager – Pennsylvania
Penn Home Infusion Therapy
Penn Medicine At Home


Sallie J. Weaver

Veronica Chollette, RN, MS
Program Director
Health Systems and Interventions Research Branch
Healthcare Delivery Research Program
Division of Cancer Control & Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute

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This webinar is archived on the Healthcare Teams Cyber Discussion and HDRP Events webpages.

Last Updated: 19 Apr, 2024