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