Tam Warczynski, a nurse practitioner and coordinator for the Multidisciplinary Rectal Cancer Clinic, leads a rectal cancer survivorship support group that meets quarterly at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Along with information provided by rectal cancer experts from Johns Hopkins, the group offers informal mentorships between patients newly diagnosed with rectal cancer and survivors. For more information on upcoming group meetings, email Tam at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Updates in Rectal Cancer
Medical Oncologist Adrian Murphy discusses the recent updates in colorectal cancer including rectal cancer management, young adult-onset colorectal cancer and the classification of colorectal cancer at the quarterly Rectal Cancer Support Group meeting.
Managing Nutrition Before, During and After Treatment for Rectal Cancer
Nutritionist Kathleen Johnson, M.A., R.D., L.D.N., discusses available diet and nutrition options for rectal cancer patients and survivors before and after surgical treatment