eCampus CancerPEN In the Division of General Medical Disciplines

CancerPEN Open Modules

The CancerPEN Open Modules Series presents video talks on cancer palliation—accessible by anyone and free-of-charge.

  • ANH
  • Survivorship
  • Depression
  • Bereavement

PEN 302: Artificial Nutrition and Hydration - Dr. Robert Arnold

Establishing patient/family preferences related to Artificial Nutrition & Hydration (ANH) is a controversial and sensitive issue that needs to be handled with great skill and tact.

Dr. Robert Arnold's video module deals with common issues that arise around ANH.

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PEN 203: Survivorship in Breast Cancer - Dr. David Spiegel

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Increasingly long-term cancer survivorship has made it necessary for healthcare providers to address these patients' unique and complex psychosocial risks and challenges.

Dr. Spiegel discusses the psychosocial principles of cancer survivorship.

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PEN 202: Mgmt. of Anxiety & Depression - Dr. Susan Block

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In this video module Susan Block, MD addresses the importance of recognizing and managing depression and anxiety in the context of life-threatening illness.

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PEN 204: Bereavement - Dr. Susan Block

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In this video module Susan Block, MD discusses bereavement care, a facet of palliative care that is extremely important but often neglected.

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