This free one-hour Web Forum will provide important information to share with patients about lung cancer screening regarding possible follow-up procedures, based on comprehensive data from long-term screening performance in clinical practice. The presenters will also discuss recommendations for referring providers in management of lung screening results, as well as the benefits to primary care providers of screening program patient navigation. 

At the conclusion of this Web Forum, participants will be able to: 

  • Describe accurate data needed for the shared decision-making conversation from one of the largest clinical CT lung screening U.S. programs regarding possible follow-up pulmonary procedures. 
  • Explain the rationale behind radiologist recommendations for incidental findings. 
  • Discuss the importance of lung screening navigation to patient recommendation adherence.

Presenters

Andrea McKee, MD

President

Rescue Lung Rescue Life Society

Dr. Andrea McKee is a senior partner at Radiation Oncology Associates, PA, former Chief of the Division of Radiation Oncology at the Lahey Hospital & Medical Center (LHMC) Sophia Gordon Cancer Center in Burlington and Peabody, MA and current President of the Rescue Lung Rescue Life Society, an independent 501(c)(3)…

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Shawn M. Regis, PhD

Patient Navigator and Associate Research Scientist; Clinical Assistant Professor

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center; Tufts University

Dr. Shawn Regis is a Patient Navigator and Associate Research Scientist at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Clinical Assistant Professor at Tufts University, and current Secretary of the Rescue Lung Rescue Life Society. Dr. Regis manages a CT lung screening database with data on >8000 patients and >19,000 scans, is…

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Moderator

Celeste Worth, MCHES

Director, LuCa National Training Network

University of Louisville

Louisville, KY

Celeste Worth is the Director of the LuCa National Training Network at the University of Louisville. She is also a Tobacco Treatment Specialist and Master Certified Health Education Specialist. She was previously the Professional Education and Training Manager for the Kentucky Cancer Program at the University of Louisville, as well…

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