Update: Oncology Cognitive Rehabilitation Task Force

The first goal for this task force is submitting a symposium for consideration at the 2016 ACRM Annual Conference.  This task force is committed to bringing terrific cognitive rehabilitation content to the ACRM members! Watch for educational courses at the 2016 conference that combine the interdisciplinary expertise of oncology, neuropsychology, and occupational therapy. Our goal is to provide members with more information about the cognitive effects of cancer, including assessment, biobehavioral perspectives and interventions.

We are pleased to report the members of our group:

  • Nancy Hutchinson
  • Jessica Engle
  • Kathleen Van Dyke
  • Robin Newman
  • Sunita Patel

Please contact the task force chairs for further information:

  • Arash Asher, MD
    Director, Cancer Rehabilitation & Survivorship
    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    West Hollywood, CA
  • Lynne S. Padgett, PhD
    Strategic Director, Hospital Systems
    American Cancer Society