Head and Neck Cancer Patient Education Day

January 21, 2017

Schedule of Events

   8:00-8:45     Registration and Breakfast

   8:45-9:00     Welcome

   9:00-9:20     Living Well with Cancer

   9:20-9:40     Thyroid Cancer

   9:40-10:00   Finding Others: Support Group Benefits

  10:00-10:30   Nutrition During/After Cancer

  10:30-10:40   Networking Coffee Break

  10:40-11:00   Dental Care After Radiation

  11:00-11:20   Improving Neck Mobility

  11:30-12:00   Question & Answer Panel*

  12:00-1:00     Lunch

  1:00-1:20       Human Pipilloma Virus

  1:20-1:40       Clinical Trials

  1:40-2:00       Survivorship

  2:00-2:20       Osteoradionecrosis

  2:20-2:55       "We have walked in your shoes" : Patient/Caregiver Panel

  2:55-3:00      Question & Answer Panel+

  (Schedule subject to change)

Distinguished Faculty


Beth Beadle, MD+

Lori Beyer, DPT*

Amanda Bunnell, MSW+

A. Dimitri Colevas, MD+

Vasu Divi, MD+

Wendy Hara, MD*

F. Christopher Holsinger, MD+

Matthew Kendra, MD*

Jennifer Kizner, MEd, CCC-SLP+

Gail O'Hanlon, RN*

Lisa Orloff, MD

Kavitha Ramchandran, MD

Gary Roberts, DDS*

Astrid Shapiro, RD*

Heather Starmer, MA CCC-SLP

Alison Taba, DPT*


* a.m. panel member

+ p.m. panel member