Webinars and Other Videos

Prediction, Prevention, and Treatment of Cancer-associated Thrombosis. Alok A. Khorana, MD, FACP, FASCO. Sondra and Stephen Hardis Chair in Oncology Research. Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. Taussig Cancer Institute and Case Comprehensive Cancer Center.

This webinar discusses the risk assessment tools used to identify patients at high risk for cancer-associated venous thromboembolism (VTE). It also discusses emerging data on biomarkers, guidelines for preventing VTE in cancer patients, and the best approaches to treat VTE in patients with an active malignancy.

Perspectives on Oropharyngeal Cancer: Scientific Overview, Clinical Expertise, and Personal Experience, February 13, 2019

Two experts explain the burden and epidemiology of oropharyngeal cancer, a clinical picture of the disease, and the importance of vaccination to prevent HPV infections. The webinar will also help listeners learn about oropharyngeal cancer through the eyes of a survivor.

CDC Public Health Grand Rounds: Preventing Cervical Cancer in the 21st Century, January 15, 2019

This session of Public Health Grand Rounds describes advances in cervical cancer screening and HPV vaccination efforts.

Beyond the Data

Dr. Phoebe Thorpe and Dr. Francisco Garcia discuss successes of community-based cervical cancer prevention.

CDC Expert Commentary - Hannah Weir, PhD

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.

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Photo of Dr. Natasha Buchanan Lunsford

Learn about tools that health care providers can use to conduct distress screening with cancer survivors from Dr. Natasha Buchanan Lunsford.

Beyond the Data

Dr. John Iskander and Dr. Lisa Richardson discuss the need for a comprehensive approach to reduce UV exposure and promote policies that help prevent skin cancer.

An Interprofessional Approach to HPV and Oropharyngeal Cancer Prevention Education

In this webinar, members of the Massachusetts Oral HPV Prevention Taskforce explain how dental professionals can help their patients make informed decisions about oral health and cancer prevention.

Vaccine Conversations That Work

Dr. Sharon Humiston, Dr. Nathan Boonstra, and Dr. Margot Savoy share their best practices for giving an effective recommendation, how to educate parents about HPV vaccine, what to do when parents decline or delay, and then highlight some useful resources.

Screening for Colorectal Cancer: Optimizing Quality

These videos provide guidance and tools for clinicians on the optimal ways to implement screening for colorectal cancer to help ensure that patients receive maximum benefit. There are two versions of this course: one for primary care providers and one for clinicians who perform colonoscopy.

CDC Expert Commentary - Lisa Richardson, MD

The most important thing that Americans who smoke can do to lower their risk for lung cancer is to quit smoking. However, early detection by screening is another important strategy for patients in whom the risk for lung cancer is high.

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CDC Expert Commentary - Natasha Buchanan, PhD

The cancer experience may cause new psychosocial distress or exacerbate existing emotional, behavioral, or cognitive health concerns. Several organizations have recognized that quality cancer care includes addressing the patient’s psychosocial needs.

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Cancer and Family History: Using Genomics for Prevention

In this session of Grand Rounds, experts explain how cancer genomics programs are working together to conduct surveillance and educate the public and health care providers about hereditary cancer syndromes.

CDC Expert Commentary - Djenaba Joseph, MD, MPH

We are falling short of the Healthy People 2020 target of 70.5% of adults being up-to-date with colorectal cancer screening. Most often, patients are only offered colonoscopy as a screening test option. But studies have shown that many people would prefer a different test option.

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Beyond the Data

Dr. John Iskander and Dr. Lisa Richardson discuss how establishing a patient’s family history can help health care providers identify genetic mutations that may lead to cancer.

Prevention and Control of Skin Cancer

In this session of Grand Rounds, experts discuss skin cancer prevention and control, with particular attention to how we can help people protect their skin and their lives while enjoying the outdoors.

Reducing the Burden of HPV-associated Cancer and Disease through Vaccination in the U.S.

This session of Grand Rounds explored the burden of human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated cancer and disease in the United States and prevention through HPV vaccination.

Beyond the Data

Dr. Lauri Markowitz highlights how providers can help by sending reminders, arranging quick visits, and promoting anti-cancer vaccine.

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