Webinars

BCAN is proud to offer patient insight webinars, which bring together medical professionals, researchers, bladder cancer patients, caregivers and loved ones. Please check here for information about upcoming webinars and to view past webinars. If you have any questions please contact us at webinars@bcan.org.

2017 PATIENT INSIGHT WEBINARS

Questions & Answers about Sexuality and Intimacy after Bladder Cancer presented by Dr. Trinity Bivalacqua from Johns Hopkins:

Part I: Male Sexual Dysfunction (8 minutes)

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Part II: Female Sexual Dysfunction (13 minutes)

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Part III: Causes and Treatments of Sexual Dysfunction (17 minutes)

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Part IV: Question & Answer Session (16 minutes)

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Life after Bladder Removal – Selecting your best urinary diversion presented by Dr. Alexander Kutikov from Fox Chase Cancer Center:

Part I: Anatomy (17 minutes)

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Part II: Ileal Conduit (9 minutes)

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Part III: Neobladder (15 minutes)

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Part IV: Indiana Pouch and Question & Answer Session (20 minutes)

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Understanding Bladder Cancer Pathology Presented by Donna Hansel, MD, PhD, Chief of Anatomic Pathology at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Harvard Urologic Oncology Fellow, Matthew Mossanen, MD, MPH discussed:

Part I: A Patient Centered Approach (15 minutes)

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Part II: Bladder Cancer Pathology Basics (37 minutes)

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Part III: Pathology Question & Answer (8 minutes)

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2016 PATIENT INSIGHT WEBINARS

Nutrition and Bladder Cancer In this webinar, Dr. Hamilton-Reeves works to toss aside the fear and anxiety around food and to help patients decipher evidence-based or science-driven approaches to thrive. She hopes that you will eat and discover the great taste of wholesome foods. Click here to view the Nutrition and Bladder Cancer resources.

Bladder Cancer Clinical Trials 101: What should you know?” Marisa Lozano, RN, OCN, CCRP, Research Nurse Manager, and Alice Abraham, RN, BSN, CCRP,  Research Nurse Supervisor at MD Anderson Cancer Center debunk myths and provide information you should know about clinical trials. Click here to view the Bladder Cancer Clinical Trials 101 webinars and transcripts.

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Part I: What you should know about Clinical Trials. (13 minutes)

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Part II: Debunking Myths about Clinical Trials  (7 minutes)

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Part III: Questions and Answers about Clinical Trials  (12 minutes)

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Highlighting Clinical Trials: Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Presented by Robert Svatek, MD, MSCI, UT Health Science Center San Antonio and Yair Lotan, MD, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

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Part I:  Highlighting Clinical Trials: Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (18 minutes)

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Part II: Highlighting Clinical Trials: Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Current Studies (10 minutes)

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Part III: Highlighting Clinical Trials: Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer ( Q&A) (11 minutes)

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Highlighting Bladder Cancer Clinical Trials: Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Presented by Seth Lerner, MD, FACS,  Baylor College of Medicine and James Mc Kiernan, MD, Columbia University

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Part 1 Highlighting Clinical Trials: Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (23 minutes)

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Part 2  Highlighting Clinical Trials: Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Current Studies (25 minutes)

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Highlighting Clinical Trials: Advanced/Metastatic Bladder Cancer Presented by Andrea Apolo, MD, National Cancer Institute and Betsy Plimack, MD,  Fox Chase Cancer Center

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Part I: Highlighting Clinical Trials: Advanced/Metastatic Bladder Cancer  (15 minutes)

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Part II:  Highlighting Clinical Trials: Advanced/Metastatic Bladder Cancer Current Studies (25 minutes)

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Part III: Highlighting Clinical Trials: Advanced/Metastatic Bladder Cancer Q & A (10 minutes)

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Veterans and Bladder Cancer The recorded webinars and full transcript of the 2016 Veterans and Bladder Cancer and other veteran resources, can be found by clicking here.

2015 PATIENT INSIGHT WEBINARS

Understanding Sexuality and Intimacy After Bladder  The recorded webinars and full transcript of the December 2015 Understanding Women’s Sexuality After Bladder Cancer and Understanding Men’s Sexuality After Bladder cancer, can be found by clicking here.

Be Heard! Join the Patient Survey Network Presented by Angela Smith, MD, MS, University of North Carolina and John Gore, MD, MS, University of Washington
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Caring for the Cancer Caregiver  at 6PM ET / 5PM CT
Presented by Allison J. Applebaum, PhD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
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2014 PATIENT INSIGHT WEBINARS 

The New Normal after Bladder Removal Surgery: Part 2 Presented by: Tracy Downs, MD, University of Wisconsin and Deborah Hensley, BSN, RN, CURN, UT Southwestern Medical Center.

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What Do You Wish You Had Known Before Bladder Removal Surgery? A Response from Survivors Presented by: Jonathan Wright, MD, University of Washington, Pat Boumansour, Patient Advocate, Tammy Linden, Patient Advocate, and Randy Layne, Patient Advocate
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Bladder Cancer Tests, Diagnosis and Recurrence Presented by Yair Lotan, MD, UT Southwestern Medical Center
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Debunking Myths about Nutrition and Bladder Cancer Presented by: Ashish Kamat, MD, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, LTC Stacey Koff, MD, Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, and Debra K. Rowland, RD, CSO, INOVA Alexandria Cancer Center
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The Role of Nutrition in Surgery & Chemotherapy Bladder Cancer Treatment Presented by: Raj Pruthi, MD, FACS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and
Rachel Wong, RD, CSO, LD, Lombardi Cancer Center at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
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How to Be a Proactive Patient Presented by: Stephen Riggs, MD, Carolinas Health Care System, Mary Dunn, NP, OCN, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and David Langham, Triangle Bladder Cancer Support Group, Chapel Hill, NC
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2013 PATIENT INSIGHT WEBINARS

Personalized Medicine in Bladder Cancer: A Summary of the Cancer Genome Atlas Findings Presented by: Seth P. Lerner, MD, Baylor College of Medicine, and
Jonathan E. Rosenberg, MD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, NYC
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The New Normal after Bladder Removal and Urinary Diversion Presented by: Cheryl T. Lee, MD, Professor of Urology, University of Michigan and Vashti Livingston, RN, MS, CNS, CWOCN, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, NYC
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Bladder Cancer Survivorship Concerns Presented by: Heather Goltz, PhD, LMSW, MEd, University of Houston-Downtown and Marianne Borch, RN, BSN, CURN, University of Rochester Medical Center
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Chemotherapy and Bladder Cancer Presented by: Walter Stadler, MD, University of Chicago, Medicine
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Bladder Preservation Therapy Presented by: Jason A. Efstathiou, MD, D.Phil, Massachusetts General Hospital
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Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Presented by: James M. McKiernan, MD, Columbia University, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Douglas S. Scherr, MD, Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Click here to watch the webinar

Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer Presented by: Michael O’Donnell, MD, FACS, Professor of Urology, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Iowa Hospital. Click here to watch the webinar

Signs, Symptoms & Tests Presented by: Matthew E. Nielsen, MD, MS, FACS, Assistant Professor, Surgery/Urology, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
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