Week of June 28 - July 4, 2015


Self-Care Series for Oncology Professionals Session IV: Making It Work: Identifying and Embracing Your Self-Care Plan!
This continuing education activity is designed to enable the learner to understand the challenges of working in oncology and how they can maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Palbociclib (Ibrance®)
Palbociclib (Ibrance®) is an oral therapy for postmenopausal women with estrogen receptor (ER)-positive, human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-negative metastatic breast cancer.

Panobinostat (Farydak®)
Panobinostat (Farydak ®) is an oral chemotherapy given in combination with other medications for the treatment of several types of cancers.

What to Expect in the Intensive Care Unit
Oncology patients may need the care of an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and this unfamiliar environment can cause a great deal of stress for the oncology patient and/or family.

Hand Hygiene (Hand Washing)
Practicing proper hand hygiene is one of the most important practices to prevent infections.

Possible Side Effects of Radiation Treatment for Brain Tumors
Side effects of radiation therapy tend to be directly related to the area being treated.

OncoLink eNews June 2015
Receive cutting-edge information from some of the foremost cancer authorities from the University of Pennsylvania, delivered to your email.

An Interprofessional Collaborative Approach to Improve Oral Oncolytic Adherence [Continuing Education]
Welcome to OncoLink's adherence education module for oncology professionals.

Molecular Profiling in Advanced Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer: Navigating the New Treatment (CE)
This activity was developed for a multidisciplinary audience that includes medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists, hematologists, pathologists, hematology/oncology fellows, oncology nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients with NSCLC.

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Blogs and Web Chats

OncoLink Blogs give our readers a chance to react to and comment on key cancer news topics and provides a forum for OncoLink Experts and readers to share opinions and learn from each other.


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