Astera Cancer Classes

Astera Cancer Care’s Cancer Classes

A cancer diagnosis can be life changing. At Astera Cancer Care, we strive to provide the education, collaboration and support you need in this journey. That includes providing comprehensive virtual classes and podcasts that cover the basics of cancer and beyond. From risk factors and screening to treatment options and planned lifestyle changes during and after treatment, we touch on the topics that are important to your journey.

2023 Programs

When Is It the Right Time to Hire Help at Home?

Speakers: Neshama Marcus, LCSW
March 13, 2023
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Prioritizing Self-Care

Speakers: Krysta Schraff, LCSW
February 13, 2023
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Lung Health in the Community

Speakers: Eugene Shostak, MD
January 25, 2023
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Communicating with Loved Ones During Stressful Times

Speakers: Sharlynn Flores, LCSW
January 9, 2023
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2022 Programs


Palliative Medicine & Hospice

Speakers: Tina Basenese
December 12, 2022
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Let's Talk About Oncology & Hematology Related Anxiety

Speakers: Neshama Marcus
December 1, 2022
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Astera Compass Program: Neuropathy (ReVital)

Speakers: Alana Nash & Alisha Sheridan
Oct 17, 2022
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Tips and Tricks Disease Related Anxiety

Speaker: Neshama Marcus
Sep 26, 2022
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A How-to Guide For Partners and Spouses

Speaker: Social Worker, Concetta Nono
Sep 7, 2022
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Navigating Disability

Speaker: Lauren Kriegel
July 11, 2022
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A Breakthrough Every Week: Cancer Research in Our Community
Speaker: James C. Salwitz, MD
Jun 21, 2022
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Understanding Breast Cancer

Speaker: Dr. Sundus Abbasi 
Mar 3, 2022
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Proton Therapy

Speaker: Dr. Brian Chon
May 3, 2022
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Podcasts & Radio Interviews


All About Anemia

Speaker: Dr. Seeta Trivedi


Overview of Palliative Care

Speaker: Tina Basenese
June 7, 2022


Geriatric Oncology Pt. 1

Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Z. Rosenbluth
December 10, 2022


Geriatric Oncology Pt. 2

Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Z. Rosenbluth
December 10, 2022