Patient Materials

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August 27, 2021

Conversations with Patients and Caregivers
Recorded for the 6th Cancer Cachexia Conference – August 27-29, 2021

Co-Chairs:
R. Thomas Jagoe, MD – McGill University, Canada
Martin Kochanczyk, PhD – Pattern Bioscience, USA

Panelists:
Richard Dunne, MD, University of Rochester, USA – Medical oncologist assessing physical activity
Monica P. Parmar, RN, PhD(c), McGill University, Canada – Nurse in cancer nutrition rehabilitation
Eric Roeland, MD, Oregon Health & Science University, USA – Medical oncologist treating symptoms of cancer therapies
Christina Van Der Borch, P.Dt, McGill University, Canada – Dietitian in cancer nutrition rehabilitation

 

 

LUNGevity Article


LUNGevity – Cancer Cachexia Article

Interview with Dr. Teresa Zimmers:
https://www.lungevity.org/blogs/cancer-cachexia »

 


Clinical trial information

How to navigate clinical trials.gov:  https://www.neals.org/als-trials/als-clinical-research/how-to-navigate-clinicaltrials.gov »

Access to cancer cachexia clinical trials:  ClinicalTrials.gov »