Bridging Primary Care and Oncology in the Era of Patient-Centered Cancer Care

Thu, September 20, 2018 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Event Details


Lauren Wallner, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School
Kimberly Peairs, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, John Hopkins University School of Medicine





Merck Foundation
Alliance to Advance Patient-Centered Cancer Care
U-M School of Nursing
Michigan Medicine Rogel Cancer Center
Dr. Peairs of the Johns Hopkins Health Care & Surgery Center and Dr. Wallner of the University of Michigan will discuss integrating primary care and oncology, focusing on challenges, opportunities, and lessons learned. They will explore the state of the science and share insights based on their own research projects. The webinar is open to all researchers and practitioners eager to learn more about transition of care, improving cancer care delivery, and cancer survivorship.
About the Alliance
Established by The Merck Foundation in 2016, the Alliance to Advance Patient-Centered Cancer Care is a multi-site initiative that aims to increase timely access to patient-centered care and reduce disparities in cancer care for vulnerable and underserved populations. Learn more about the Merck Foundation