Collaborative Care: Integrating Behavioral Health and Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital

HELD: Thursday, September 7, 2017 2:30 - 3:30 PM CDT


A discussion on the effective integration of behavioral health and oncology featuring executives from Massachusetts General Hospital was held on Thursday, September 7, at 3:30-4:30 p.m. ET.

Dr. Kelly E. Irwin, Director, Collaborative Care and Community Engagement Program, MGH Cancer Center, Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, and Dr. Inga Lennes, SVP of the Massachusetts General Physicians Organization, described the creation, implementation and impact of a collaborative care model at Massachusetts General to improve cancer care for patients with serious mental illness. Additional information on this initiative can be found in the October 2016 New England Journal of Medicine (Oct 2016 NEJM). There will be ample time for questions and discussion. To register, please Click Here.

Please feel free to contact me at 312.422.3303 or rchickey@aha.org if you have any questions.


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