Geriatric Assessment in Oncology: Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow

Event Type:
September 28, 2020
1-2 p.m. ET

Event Series

Perspectives on Cancer and Aging

In this talk, the speakers reviewed the historical development of the geriatric assessment in the management of older adults with cancer and its importance in a treatment plan. They also discussed recent study results involving the geriatric assessment as well as future directions.


Hyman Muss, MD
Hyman Muss, MD

Professor of Medicine,
University Of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Grant R. Williams, MD, MSPH
Grant R. Williams, MD, MSPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology & Oncology,
Member, Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship,
Associate Scientist, UAB O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center,
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)

Last Updated
February 17, 2022