The UC Davis Lung Cancer Chat Room is an interactive meeting of learning and support for patients, families, friends and caregivers affected by lung cancer.
This support group is proudly sponsored by the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center.
The UC Davis Lung Cancer Chat Room provides a time for education, sharing and an opportunity to connect face-to-face with people who can relate the realities of lung cancer. Special guest speakers are invited to give presentations on topics of interest to patients. Educational and support materials are provided.
3rd Thursday of each month
UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center
4501 X St. Sacramento, CA
For more information about this group, please contact Jena Cooreman, LCSW at 916-734-5198
2013 Calendar of Group Speakers
David Copenhaver, MD, MPH
Director of Cancer Pain, Division of Pain Medicine
David Tom Cooke, MD, FCCP, FACS
Section Head of General Thoracic Surgery
Lung Cancer Surgery: When is it Necessary?
Kathleen Newman, RD, CSO
Senior Clinical Dietician
Nutrition and Cancer Treatment
Elizabeth A. David, MD
Minimally Invasive Lung Cancer Surgery: What Are We Doing Now, What’s on the Horizon?
Valerie Kuderer, RN
Thoracic Surgery Nurse Coordinator
Recovery After Lung Cancer Surgery
Karen Kelly, MD
Associate Director of Clinical Research
We Might Have a Clinical Trial for That
Megan Daly, MD
Advances in Radiation Oncology
Marlene von Friederichs-Fitzwater, PhD, MPH
WeCARE! Cancer Peer Navigation Program
Tina Li, MD
Personalizing Lung Cancer Therapy: How Tumor Molecular Testing Can Help Your Cancer Care