Advancing the science and practice of psychosocial care for people affected by cancer
The only multidisciplinary
professional organization in the U.S.
dedicated to the psychosocial aspects of cancer
The Commission on Cancer's Psychosocial Distress Screening Quality Care Standard: How and Why It Was Adopted
APOS recorded the interview on the new Commission on Cancer Distress Screening Quality Care Standard that took place at the APOS 11th Annual Conference in February 2014 in Tampa, FL! The interview features Lynne Wagner PhD, Northwestern University, and Stewart Fleishman MD, American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, interviewed by Tampa Bay Times health columnist Irene Maher. View it below:
This two-year educational program will prepare cancer care clinicians to develop and implement a comprehensive distress screening in their practice environments. Applications Due Friday, November 15, 2013
For more information & an application, visit the Screening Program page.
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