65+ Coping with Cancer Pain in the Older Adult

Cancer pain can be an effect of cancer and treatment, even when treatment is completed. In addition to cancer, the older adult is often dealing with age related weakness and sometimes coping with additional medical issues. Dr. Tickoo will discuss the causes of cancer pain and how pain is controlled to achieve maximum independence and a good quality of life.

Audience

This program is for people who have been treated for cancer. No observers, please, without prior approval.

Date & Time(s)

Location

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Rockefeller Research Laboratories
430 East 67th Street
Room RRL-101
New York, NY 10065

Registration Details

You must register to attend. To register and for more information, please call 646-888-8106 or email rlac@mskcc.org

Speaker(s)

Roma Tickoo, MD, MPH, Palliative Medicine Service