Our Webinar Series will educate you on a variety of topics including health care reform, clinical trials and how to get involved in local ovarian cancer organizations. You will hear from top doctors, experts, legislators and more. Read on to hear about some of our upcoming webinars.
Caring for Your Cancer Survivor–and Yourself!
Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 3:00 pm Eastern
Join the Ovarian Cancer National Alliance and Caregiver Action Network for a special webinar dedicated to those caring for women with ovarian cancer. Whether you have just begun caring for someone with this disease, or have been a caregiver for some time, this webinar will answer your questions and provide tips and resources for caregivers.
Caring for a loved one with ovarian cancer can be overwhelming. Join us for this free webinar to learn about how caregivers can cope, along with practical advice about caring for someone with cancer.
The Caregiver Action Network is the nation’s leading family caregiver organization working to improve the quality of life for the more than 65 million Americans who care for loved ones with chronic conditions, disabilities, disease, or the frailties of old age. CAN (formerly the National Family Caregivers Association) is a non-profit organization providing education, peer support, and resources to family caregivers across the country free of charge.
The webinar will take place at 3:00 pm Eastern on Wednesday, December 11, 2013. Click here to register for this free educational webinar. The session will be recorded for those who are unable to join us live.
Coping with Cancer Side Effects
Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 1:00 pm Eastern
Many women with ovarian cancer experience side effects from their treatment. This webinar will delve into two common side effects: peripheral neuropathy and lymphedema. Experts from the National Lymphedema Network and the Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy will join us to talk about what causes these side effects, what can be done to prevent them and how to cope if you are experiencing lymphedema or neuropathy as a result of your cancer treatment.
Coping with Cancer Side Effects will take place at 1:00 pm EST on Wednesday, January 8, 2014. The session will be recorded for those who are unable to join us live. Click here to register for this free educational webinar.
Past webinars have covered topics such as nutrition and ovarian cancer, young survivors and the role of genetics. To watch any of our previous webinars, click here to view our video archives.