Androgen Deprivation Therapy and Bone Health

Speaker: Dr. Jennifer Jones
Original Date: Monday, November 28, 2013

Jennifer Jones presents “Androgen Deprivation Therapy and Bone Health.” 

In this Expert Angle webinar, Dr. Jennifer Jones will help to answer the following questions: 
• What is Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT)?
• What is the relationship between ADT & Bone Health?


 
 

ea_scottadams.jpgSpeaker – Dr. Jennifer Jones

Dr. Jennifer Jones is the Director of Research for the Cancer Survivorship Program and an Associate Director of the Centre for Health Wellness and Cancer Survivorship (ELLICSR) at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre.  In addition, she is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, at University of Toronto. Dr. Jones' research program has focused primarily on the quality of life and psychosocial issues of individuals and families facing cancer.  Her most recent scholarly and professional activities have clustered around translational research to inform clinical survivorship care and fostering innovative health professional and continuing education that is designed to transform the patient experience.

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