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Event Date: 

Monday, April 29, 2019 - 12:00pmAssistant Professor, Department of Development and Family Studies, School of Human Ecology, UW Madison

Event Location: 

1335 Health Sciences Learning Center

Contact Info: 

Rosalind Bendix-Lewis, (608) 265-0516

PHS Monday Seminar- Kristin Litzelman, PhD: "Cancer in the family context: Understanding the role of caregiver well-being"


The impacts of cancer and its treatment extend beyond the patient, impacting the entire family. This talk will address the emerging research on the interrelationship between the well-being of the cancer patient and their caregiver, with a focus on how caregiver well-being influences patient outcomes from mental health to care quality.

Supplemental Materials: 
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