If You Have to Ask, You Can’t Afford It: Addressing Financial Toxicity Among NC Cancer Patients LIVE

December 9, 2020

Drs. Stephanie Wheeler and Don Rosenstein will discuss current concepts related to “financial toxicity” and how this applies to cancer care delivery in North Carolina. Current research including interventions in development to mitigate financial toxicity will also be reviewed.

Target Audience

This Non-Credit Course does NOT have accreditation for continuing education credits.

The course offers only general participation certificates.

Learning Objectives

Identify several examples of escalating costs of cancer care in the United States

Differentiate three main components of financial toxicity

Describe three consequences of financial toxicity

Explain process mapping and its value in a financial navigation intervention

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Participation
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Event starts: 
12/09/2020 - 12:00pm EST
Event ends: 
12/09/2020 - 1:00pm EST
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Stephanie B. Wheeler, PhD, MPH

Professor, Health Policy and Management
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Associate Director, Community Outreach and Engagement

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Donald Rosenstein, MD

Division Head, General Adult Psychiatry
Director, Comprehensive Cancer Support Program

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Presenter Disclosure Information

Stephanie B. Wheeler, PhD, MPH, and Donald Rosenstein, MD, receive research funding from a NCCN/Pfizer grant on financial toxicity in women with metastatic breast cancer. Donald Rosenstein, MD, receives royalties from Oxford University Press and UptoDate.


This Non-Credit Course does NOT offer any Continuing Education Credit.

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