Stay in control of your health after treatment by listening to a podcast of our November 2009 teleconference, Follow-Up Testing 101.
Renowned oncologist Nancy U. Lin, MD, of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, provides an overview of the National Cancer Institute’s guidelines for follow-up testing and explains why follow-up care may vary from doctor to doctor. You will learn the differences in follow-up care between early-stage and advanced breast cancer, as well as the importance of having a long-term survivorship plan. You’ll also get useful tips for communicating post-treatment concerns with your doctor.
About Our Speaker
Dr. Lin is a medical oncologist at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute specializing in the care of women with breast cancer. Her research focuses on developing new therapies for women with brain metastases and women with HER2 positive breast cancer. Dr. Lin is an active member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and a recipient of an ASCO Foundation Young Investigator Award and Career Development Award.
About the Program
Our speaker gives a brief presentation, followed by a question-and-answer period.