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Speech Pathology Student Oncology Day 2017

Dr Jacqui Frowen

Friday, 15 September 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (AEST)

Speech Pathology Student Oncology Day 2017

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General Admission 12/09/2017 $50.00 $3.24
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A full day seminar aimed at final year speech pathology students. Presentations will explore various aspects of speech pathology management within cancer care, as well as insights from members of the multidisciplinary team. While the day is aimed at final year students, students in earlier years are welcome to attend.

Provisional program includes:

  • Overview of cancer
  • Speech Pathology management of head and neck cancer patients
  • Speech Pathology management of other cancer patients (e.g. lung, gastrointestinal and haematology)
  • Use of videofluoroscopy and FEES in cancer
  • What is radiation therapy?
  • Current approaches to surgery in head and neck cancer
  • Current approaches to radiotherapy in head and neck cancer
  • Palliative care in oncology
  • Nutritional management of cancer patients (including supplements taste testing!)
  • The role of physiotherapy in oncology
  • The role of social work in oncology
  • Psychology: Compassion fatigue and looking after yourself as a clinician
  • Patient Q&A

*Program is subject to change. A final program including speakers will be sent to registrants approximately 1 week prior to the event

Have questions about Speech Pathology Student Oncology Day 2017? Contact Dr Jacqui Frowen

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Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
305 Grattan Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000
Australia

Friday, 15 September 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (AEST)


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