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Webinar: Return to Study

  • When?
    12 July 2024, 12:30pm – 2:00pm (QLD / NSW / ACT / VIC / TAS) | 12:00pm – 1:30pm (SA / NT) | 10:30am – 12:00pm (WA)
  • Where?
    Online via Zoom

This webinar is for anyone interested in finding out more about education options after a blood cancer diagnosis. You may be returning to study after a break, studying during treatment, or wondering how to manage study and the side effects of treatment. This seminar will help you understand common experiences, your education options, and how to find the best support.

Group size is limited so registration is essential.

Guest Speaker: Olivia Doidge (Occupational Therapist, Victorian Adolescent & Young Adult Cancer Service, Melbourne)

Olivia provides Educational & Vocational Support at ONTrac at Peter Mac. She has worked extensively with both adults and adolescents with a cancer diagnosis.

You will hear about:

  • Common concerns about returning to study & how to manage them
  • Your rights as a student & someone with blood cancer
  • Things to consider when returning to study
  • What to discuss with your treating team
  • Education support and services available

If you have trouble joining the meeting, this instructional video may help – Joining a Zoom meeting.

Participants can ask questions directly of the guest speaker at the end of the seminar.  Questions can also be submitted at registration or by emailing  [email protected]

 


Last updated on June 18th, 2024

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