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APOS MEMBERS – $40/each

NON-MEMBERS – $50/each

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*Upcoming Webinars*

The APOS Webinar series was launched in 2011 to provide ongoing professional education activities that further our mission of advancing the science and practice of psychosocial care for people affected by cancer. Our webinars are developed for multidisciplinary healthcare professionals conducting research and/or patient care activities related to psychosocial oncology.

APOS webinars are streamed live with the opportunity to interact directly with our expert speakers. All webinars are FREE to all APOS Members! Non-APOS members can register for our webinar programs, at a cost of $45 per webinar.

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All at 12pm EDT, 11am CDT | 1 hour

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Interprofessional Communication:  Creating a Shared Vision for Patient Centered Care |  December 15th

Presented By:

Caroline Hurd, MD, FACP, FAAHPM & Lynn Reinke, PhD, ARNP


A team approach is foundational to providing holistic care that addresses the psychosocial, emotional, spiritual, cultural and physical needs of people living with cancer.  However clinicians often have limited training in deliberate, effective interprofessional communication required to meet these needs.  Poor team communication can result in distressing conflict, confusion, fragmented medical care, mistrust and treatment plans that do not align with a patient’s goals and values.  Clinicians who cross-train with other professionals in serious illness communication report increased confidence in their own communication skills, but also endorse increased understanding of other professional roles, improved collaborative climates, and more strategies to elicit the perspectives of their colleagues. Additionally, patients and families cared for by interprofessional teams with this training report improved quality of communication.

This 1 hour webinar will seek to meet the following four educational objectives:

    • Explain common challenges to effective interprofessional communication
    • Outline the TeamTalk framework for effective communication with interprofessional team members
    • Describe four communication strategies to improve interprofessional communication
    • Create an action plan to apply these interprofessional communication skills to your practice

archived webinar

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APOS Members – No cost
Non-Members – $45/each



APOS has a wealth of archived webinars available!  Most recent topics include:

◊ The Rainbow Connection: Assessing and Addressing Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Psychosocial Oncology

“Scanxiety:” Patterns, impacts, and promising approaches

◊ Charting a new Path Forward: Transforming Oncology Research Trials Through the Lens of Telehealth  

The Oncology Care Model – Lessons from the Past, Lessons for the Future

◊ Demonstrating the Value of Psychosocial Oncology in your Setting:  Research, Evaluation, and Persuasion Using your Clinic Data

◊ Suicidal Thinking and Behavior in Patients with Cancer

◊ Cognitive Behavioral Therapy For Cancer-Related Fatigue

◊ Cannabis:  Current Medical & Legal Landscape

◊ Coping with Functional Challenges

◊ Cultivating Professional Resilience in Psycho-oncology: Evidence-based Interventions and Tools