The CBMTG Patient and Family webinar series is a new initiative that allows for patients and their caregivers to receive information and ask questions about various aspects of BMT patient care from the convenience of their own home. This webinar series is a free educational tool open to all blood and marrow (stem cell) transplant patients and caregivers. Simply login from your home computer and phone to attend a live session.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
12:00pm PT/ 3:00pm ET
Title: Sexuality After Transplant
Speakers: Reanne Booker, BScN, MN
- What is sexuality?
- What are some of the common changes in sexuality and sexual function after stem cell/bone marrow transplant?
- What strategies can be used to help manage changes in sexuality and sexual function after treatment?
About the Speaker:
Reanne Booker has worked in oncology for over 18 years. She began her career as a Registered Nurse in Edmonton at the Cross Cancer Institute before completing her Master's Degree in 2007. She has worked as a Nurse Practitioner since 2005, initially with the Alberta Blood and Marrow Transplant and later with the Surgical Oncology programs at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre (TBCC). More recently, Reanne has been working with the Palliative and End-of-Life Care Services team and in late 2016, she began working with the Oncology and Sexuality, Intimacy & Survivorship (OASIS) Program at TBCC.
Reanne's clinical and research interests include: sexual health and cancer, advance care planning, symptom management in cancer and the early integration of palliative care in oncology. Reanne has two daughters (3.5 years old and 6 years old) who keep her busy and provide a constant source of entertainment. She enjoys running, travelling and spending time with her family.
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