Date: Thursday, December 13, 2012
Registration and light dinner: 6:00 - 6:30 PM
Program: 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Cancer Support Community, 1058 Old Des Peres Road, St. Louis, MO 63131
Discuss strategies to manage treatment side effects such as fatigue, hair loss, anemia, infection and pain. Learn how to manage emotional distress and optimize quality of life during and after cancer treatment.
Michael J. Naughton M.D., Medical Oncologist, Siteman Cancer Center, (specialties: oncology, breast oncology, medical oncology, breast health) Assistant Professor, Medicine, Division of Oncology, Section of Medical Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, will discuss ways to help manage the physical effects of cancer treatment.
Cancer Support Community program staff will also discuss the emotional issues that arise with cancer treatment and stress management tips.