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COVID-19 Educational Resources

Hurricane Preparedness: Considerations for Cancer Patients and Survivors in a Pandemic

On Aug. 6, the American Cancer Society, North Central Florida Cancer Control Collaborative (NCFCCC), and UF Health Cancer Center hosted Hurricane Preparedness: Considerations for Cancer Patients and Survivors in a Pandemic webinar on Zoom. In this webinar, speakers John MacDonald, Levy County Emergency Management; Sue Colson, R.N., City…

COVID-19 + Cancer Webinars

The UF Health Cancer Center’s Community Outreach and Engagement office facilitated two live webinars on cancer and COVID-19 that reached almost 650 people. Cancer in the Time of Coronavirus, a webinar with Chris Cogle, M.D., and Amar Kelkar, M.D., was hosted…

Get the answers to cancer-related COVID-19 questions

Stay-at-home restrictions are beginning to lift in several areas across the United States, but immunosuppressed cancer patients are still at high risk of falling seriously ill from the novel coronavirus COVID-19.

A Cancer Patient’s Guide to COVID-19

Cancer doesn’t stop — not even for the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19. The unknowns related to the virus are leaving people concerned, especially cancer patients who may have weakened immune systems as a result of cancer treatment and/or may be older.

AACR Virtual Annual Meeting

About: The AACR Virtual Annual Meeting I will begin with an Opening Session in which AACR President Elaine R. Mardis will review the AACR’s accomplishments for the past year and Program Chair Antoni Ribas will review the meeting program. The virtual Meeting will feature a variety of sessions, which will run from…

COVID-19: What People with Cancer Need to Know

On April 15, the Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FORCE), North Central Florida Cancer Control Collaborative (NCFCCC), and UF Health Cancer Center held Cancer Connections via Zoom. In this webinar, speaker Merry Jennifer Markham, M.D., FACP, discussed how to navigate cancer during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cancer in the Time of Coronavirus

On April 3, the Florida Cancer Control and Research Advisory Council (CCRAB), North Central Florida Cancer Control Collaborative (NCFCCC), and UF Health Cancer Center hosted Cancer in the Time of Coronavirus webinar on Zoom. In this webinar, speakers Christopher Cogle, M.D., and Amar Kelkar, M.D.,…