Care of the Relapsed Patient: The Current State of Affairs


Presentation Description:
This session  identified the two main “streams” in the current approach to care of the relapsed patient – the palliative perspective and the “aggressive” Phase 1 perspective – and elaborated on how these two streams co-exist within the current patient care model.

Adam Rapoport, MD, FRCPC, MHSc
Medical Director, Paediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT)
Hospital for Sick Children
Medical Director, Emily’s House Children’s Hospice
Assistant Professor, Departments of Paediatrics and Family & Community Medicine, University of Toronto

Brenda Weigel, MD, MSc
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics; Director, Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Lehman/Children’s Cancer Research Fund Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cancer; Chair, Children’s Oncology Group Developmental Therapeutics Committee
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis       

Note: POGO was not granted permission to share Dr. Brenda Weigel’s slides

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