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Cancer Conversations: Coping with Stress as a Co-Survivor of Someone with Cancer
October 1, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
In partnership with the Laura Crandall Brown Foundation and Mike Slive Foundation, Forge is proud to offer programming in support of Breast, GYN, and Prostate cancer awareness. Join us for one or all of these dynamic speakers!
Join us for a limited, virtual series of “Cancer Conversations” on Friday, October 1st at 11:00 am for a presentation on “Coping with Stress as a Co-Survivor of Someone with Cancer” with Dr. Nick Dionne-Odom.
Dr. Nick Dionne-Odom is an Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Co-Director of Caregiver and Bereavement Support Services in the UAB Center for Palliative and Supportive Care. Dr. Dionne-Odom is a nationally-recognized expert in family caregiving for adults with cancer. His research focuses on developing and testing programs to enhance coping and preparation of families, which has received nearly $10 million in grant funding and has resulted in nearly 100 peer-reviewed publications.