Patient and caregiver experiences navigating cancer care during emergencies
In this workshop, participants will gain essential insights into managing cancer care during natural disasters and public health emergencies. Speakers will 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.
- Sheila Marie Johnson, A Survivor’s Lens
- Hedlund S. Voices from a COVID ICU: It's Like We're at War and No One on the Outside Knows. J Palliat Med. 2022 Mar;25(3):514-515. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2021.0492. Epub 2021 Dec 28. PMID: 34962163.
- Hedlund S. Wildfire: The Intersection between Disaster and Humanity. J Palliat Med. 2021 May;24(5):790-791. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2020.0665. PMID: 33945319.
- Tammy Glover, ONS Podcast, Episode 142: The How-to of Home Infusions
Living Beyond Breast Cancer's Youth Advocate Volunteer outreach program
Susan Hedlund, M.S.W., LCSW, OSW-C
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology
School of Medicine
Oregon Health & Science University
Tammy Glover MSN, RN, OCN
Nurse Manager – Pennsylvania
Penn Home Infusion Therapy
Penn Medicine At Home
Sallie J. Weaver, PhD, MHS
Senior Scientist and Program Director
Health Systems and Interventions Research Branch
Healthcare Delivery Research Program
Division of Cancer Control & Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute