Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship Webinars

Head & Neck Cancer Alliance, in collaboration with the American Head & Neck Society, is hosting a webinar series once a week, starting in July, every Wednesday at 4 PM EST. Each webinar will include a 30-minute
pre-recorded presentation and 30-minute live Q & A session. Each session features experts in the field of head and neck cancer
alongside cancer survivor speakers.

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2020 Summer Webinar Series

Expected Life Changes After
Diagnosis with Head and
Neck Cancer and Therapy

Wednesday, July 22, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Medical Presenter:
Marci Lee Nilsen, PhD, RN, CHPN
Assistant Professor
Department of Acute and Tertiary Care, School of Nursing
Department of Otolaryngology, School of Medicine
Director of Head and Neck Cancer Survivorship,
University of Pittsburgh
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Survivor Presenter:
Lyn Garbarino

Caring for Your Lymphatic System

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Medical Presenter:
Angela Wicker-Ramos, PT, DPT, CLT-LANA
Oncology Rehab Certified Physical Therapist
Certified Lymphedema Therapist
Director and Founder of CRIM/CRA
Cancer Rehab and Integrative Medicine

Survivor Presenter:
Jacki Roginzinski

Stretching, Strengthening and Posture: 
Critical Elements of Self-Care for Head and Neck Cancer Survivors

Wednesday, August 5, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Medical Presenter:
Barbara Murphy, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director of Hematology/Oncology Junior Faculty Membership Programs
Director of Pain and Symptom Management Oncology Services
Vanderbilt - Ingram Cancer Center

Survivor Presenter:
Dawn Sanschagrin

Psychological Issues in the Survivorship Period:
Strategies for Recognizing and Changing Negative Thinking

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Medical Presenter:
Liz Cash, PhD
Assistant Professor
Health Psychologist
Director of Head and Neck Outcomes Research Program,
School of Medicine, University of Louisville

Survivor Presenter:
David Neu

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I still struggle some days, and the months after my diagnosis were the most trying, difficult, and painful of my life. But my medical team was amazing. My community took care of me. And upon reflection, I have fond memories of the strong friendships I have and the power of family.Ryan Gainor
Stage IV Tongue Cancer Survivor

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