Answer2Cancer is an online/virtual program featuring a broad range of customized oncology resources, support and education in a patient-centered format. The event delivers caring support, resources and education to help cancer patients, families, caregivers and survivors because it was planned BY cancer patients FOR cancer patients.
Once you register, we'll send you the details about how to access the presentations and live/interactive sessions, which you can watch from your home or anywhere! You'll be able to view and hear experts present info on all topics cancer: symptom management,
wellness and resilience strategies, immunotherapy, clinical trials, treatment pathways for your kind of cancer, survivorship and engagement tips and tools to help you. Join in with your family, friends and caregivers. Laugh, learn and interact with others who care about your cancer. Be your best advocate and maybe even your own #answer2cancer.
Answer2Cancer is an innovative and patient-centric and patient-facing initiative. Simply, it is an online/virtual patient education summit planned by cancer patients for cancer patients, families and caregivers. The advisory panel includes oncologists/hematologists, an oncologic nurse, managed care expert, patient advocate and physician liaisons. And, all clinical content is vetted through oncology specialists and advanced care providers here in Portland. For a quick explanation, click on this short video, https://answer2cancer.org/what-is-a2c.
If you were able to join us online Friday, Oct. 2 and Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020 at the free Answer2Cancer event - we hope you enjoyed it and got the help and resources you need. If not, you can still watch most of the content - go to www.answer2cancer.com.
The event and materials/handouts are now online at the link above, safely for cancer patients, their families, caregivers and the community.
We're planning an oncology education event to address the myriad questions that we patients have about all things cancer: treatments, research, immunotherapy, survivorship planning, finances, health plan coordination, intimacy, exercise, nutrition, etc. Join the online conversation - spouses, friends, family or caregiver, etc. are welcome, too!
Answer2Cancer is by and for patients who, while going through cancer treatments, realized they didn't know what they didn't know. So why not pass along the hard-earned wisdom?