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Psychosocial Oncology Grand Rounds

Psychosocial Oncology Grand Rounds

Navigating Cultural Differences in Medical Encounters

Jessica A. Moore, DHCE; Assistant Professor, Clinical Ethicist, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Target Audience and Educational Objectives:

After attending this activity, the target audience of Physicians, Clinical and Research, Faculty, APNs, Nurses, Social Workers and Trainees should be able to:

·          Provide evidence-based specialized care for cancer patients facing emotional, psychosocial, and financial challenges (knowledge, performance, competence);

·          Develop effective ways to encourage healthy behaviors in cancer patients who self-medicate themselves with alcohol/tobacco or other drugs to reduce stress (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes);

·          Evaluate psychological practice in the larger healthcare setting for evidence-based approaches, including evolving standards and ongoing national and local healthcare reform (knowledge, competence, performance).


Date: 7/10/18, 8am to 9am
Time: 7/10/18, 8am to 9am
Location: Pickens Academic Tower, Floor 3, Room 3 (FCT3.4143)
Format: Grand Rounds
CME: 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1
Speaker: Jessica A. Moore, DHCE
Contact: Cynthia Montemayor - (713) 745-4999 -