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The George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center Invites you to join us for an upcoming Ask the Expert session titled Addressing Spiritual Needs Across the Cancer Care Continuum.
Cancer is often a life-altering experience. Many cancer patients, survivors and caregivers find comfort in spirituality. Physicians, nurses and other health care providers can find it challenging to know how to best address their patients’ spirituality, grief and quality of life concerns. Join us as we learn more from a panel about addressing spiritual needs across the cancer care continuum from a panel of experts.
Dr. Christina Puchalski, MD, FACP, FAAHPM is Professor of Medicine and Health Science and Director at The George Washington University’s Institute for Spirituality and Health (GWish). She’s also Co-Director of the MFA-GWU Supportive and Palliative Outpatient Clinic. Dr. Jamie Aten, PhD is a disaster psychologist, author, and cancer survivor. He is founder and co-director of the Humanitarian Disaster Institute at Wheaton College. Leslie Piet, RN, MA, CCM, CHPN, is a transition guide at Johns Hopkins Home Care Group.