Resources for Health Care Providers

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Courses
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Provider Education for Mental Health Care of Cancer Survivors

Expiration Date: September 1, 2020

This training was created to support health care providers, improve knowledge about cancer survivors’ mental health care, and promote recommended distress screening.

Webinars and Other Videos
Early Onset Breast Cancer for Providers

Early Onset Breast Cancer

Nearly 11% of breast cancer patients are under the age of 45. Improve the quality of care for your young patients by learning about the risk factors for early onset breast cancer, and the steps you can take to improve outcomes for patients at risk.

CDC Medscape Expert Commentaries
CDC Expert Commentary: Hannah Weir, PhD

Seeking High-Quality Cancer Care for Everyoneexternal icon

by Hannah Weir, PhD, September 17, 2018

Cancer survival in the United States is among the highest in the world, but black Americans still face a disproportionate burden of lower cancer survival.

Blog Posts: Helpful Tips
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The Evolution of Cervical Cancer Screening

The field has moved from Pap tests only, to Pap tests plus HPV testing, to the point where HPV testing is primary. Drs. Maureen Miller and Elizabeth Unger share the story of cervical cancer screening from 1979 to today.

Screening Guidelines and Other Resources
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Early Onset Breast Cancer Provider Risk Assessment

This tool is designed to help providers assess risk for early onset breast cancer (EOBC, breast cancer diagnosed in women before the age of 45) based on personal history, make appropriate referrals for follow-up care, and educate patients about risk reduction strategies.

Page last reviewed: February 3, 2020