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Psychological Outcomes in Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Survivors of Childhood Cancer

Presentation Description: This session reviewed the research literature on risks for psychological late-effects in AYA survivors, illustrated common presentations of psychological distress in survivors, and considered how the effects of cancer on adolescent development may impact later adjustment.

Speaker:

Christopher J. Recklitis, PhD, MPH
Clinical Psychologist
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School, Boston

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