Education Education and Lifelong Learning Committee Lifelong Learning Strategy LLL-guide and Toolkit Dietetic Standards Publications Courses and Training Opportunities Webinars and videos Diets 2

EFAD ESDN Oncology webinar: Obesity in breast cancer patients - what are the causes, consequences & solutions?

Title: Obesity in breast cancer patients - what are the causes, consequences & solutions?


Date: 30th May 2019, 19.00 CEST 


Description: Unlike other types of cancers where the main oncology nutrition problem is weight loss, most breast cancer patients gain weight during treatment. This associates a decreased treatment efficacy that increases the risks of recurrence and breast cancer specific mortality, and more side effects that decrease patients' quality of life both during treatment administration period and long-term after the end of treatment. By attending this webinar Oncology Nutrition webinar you will gain the in dept knowledge of understanding the roots and weed out solutions of breast cancer associated obesity.


Info on the speaker: Diana Artene is a Romanian Nutritionist-Dietetitian with a master degree in Nutrition Sciences and a PhD in Oncology Nutrition for Breast Cancer Patients. She is a member of the ESDN for Oncology Committee of EFAD, ESMO, ESPEN and MASC, and part of the editing team of Advances in Nutrition journal published by the American Society of Nutrition.


You can register for the webinar is free by following  the link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8602140667838048001