Cancer-related cognitive impairment is a critical issue in cancer control and survivorship. Michelle Janelsins, Ph.D., associate professor of Surgery Cancer Control, Radiation Oncology and Neuroscience, will present an overview of this issue and the importance of team-based approaches in addressing it. She will include research studies conducted by her team both locally and nationally using clinical, translational, and pre-clinical research approaches. While presenting these research findings, a discussion of the contributions of multi-disciplinary team members involved
will be included, emphasizing the enhanced impact of a team-based approach. Strategies for engaging colleagues from multiple disciplines will also be discussed.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Helen Wood Hall, 1W-304 255 Crittenden Blvd.