Living with Merkel Cell Carcinoma is a free workshop series organized by CancerCare and can be attended over the phone or online.
Part I of the series, Treatment Perspectives on Merkel Cell Carcinoma, will take place on November 15, 2019, 1:30-2:30 pm ET and will feature a panel of experts including Paul Nghiem, MD, PhD, Vernon K. Sondak, MD, and Carolyn Messner, DSW, OSW-C, FAPOS, FAOSW.
Part II of the series, For Caregivers: Practical Tips for Coping with Your Loved One’s Merkel Cell Carcinoma During the Holidays, will take place on December 10, 2019, 1:30-2:30 pm ET and will feature a panel of experts including Erin E. Kent, PhD, Sharon Flynn, MS, RN, ANP-BC, AOCNS, BMTCN, and Carolyn Messner, DSW, OSW-C, FAPOS, FAOSW.
For more information on the workshop series, or to register, please click here
To view the event brochure, please click here
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