- There are close to 14 million cancer survivors in the U.S., and this population continues to grow.
- Survivors are living longer and many are elderly, with chronic medical conditions that also require care.
- Primary care providers play an important role in caring for cancer survivors, yet research shows that their skills and comfort levels in managing issues related to cancer survivorship can be improved.
Cancer Survivorship: Optimizing Care and Outcomes
Harvard Medical School/Dana Farber Cancer Institute CME
Nov 12-13, 2015