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Wednesday, February 14, 2018


Title: Introduction to Sarcoma


Time: 9 AM PDT / 12 PM EDT

Date: Wednesday, February 14, 2018


Presenter: Lynne Jolicoeur, RN, MScN, CON(C)


Brief Bio:

Lynne has worked at The Ottawa Hospital since 1990, primarily in the area of oncology. She has been an Advance Practice Nurse since 2001, first in Gynecologic Oncology and now, as the APN in Symptom Support and Sarcoma. 

She works with the interdisciplinary cancer team to develop, implement and evaluate initiatives that will improve symptom outcomes for individuals with cancer. 

She provides education and counselling to patients diagnosed with Sarcoma who have complex needs. 

Lynne has conducted research in the area of patient decision support, cancer survivorship, Supportive Care, sexual health and cancer and fear of cancer recurrence. 

Learning Objectives:


  1. To describe the trajectory of common sarcomas from diagnosis to treatment and rehabilitation
  2. To identify opportunities for patient and family education, counselling and symptoms management using 2 case examples
  3. To highlight the role of the surgical, radiation and systemic therapy oncology nurses in the care of patients and their families





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