This presentation describes the contribution of psychosocial care in cancer and provides an overview of some emerging areas of research.

Brief Bio: Jane Turner is a consultation-liaison psychiatrist who has worked for 25 years in cancer care. She has been extensively involved in the development of clinical practice guidelines and communication skills training. Her clinical and research interests are the impact of advanced cancer for families, and innovative models of psychosocial care.

About CCR Seminars

The UQ Centre of Clinical Research Seminars (CCR) are held fortnightly on Wednesdays from 12pm - 1pm (except during school holidays) in the CCR Auditorium, Herston. The series features topics in the following fields of research, presented by invited international, interstate and local researchers.

Venue

Building 71/918, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston
Room: 
UQCCR Main Auditorium, Ground Floor