Launch Event: Working with cancer

Launch Event: Working with cancer

27/08/2019 - 09:30 tot 17:00
Discipline: 
Arts, Assistent in de psychologie, Beleidsmedewerker, Coach, Coördinator, Docent, Gezinswetenschapper, HR medewerker, Onderzoeker, Psycholoog, Sociaal werker, Student, Verpleegkundig specialist, Verpleegkundige algemeen, Verzorgende, Vrijwilliger, Andere
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Locatie: 
Stropkaai 14
9000 Gent
België
51° 2' 13.2756" N, 3° 43' 49.7856" E
BE
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The goal of the I-KNOW-HOW project is to help employees diagnosed with cancer to remain in or return to work. During the launch event of this project experts in the field will share their knowledge and hands-on workshops will be provided.

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Programma: 

09:30 - 10:00 Welcome with coffee

10:00 - 10:30 I-KNOW-HOW: 3 promising tools to facilitate working with cancer

10:30 - 10:50 Coaching cancer patients to return to work - Sarah De Wolf (BE)

10:50 - 11:10 Coffee break

11:10 - 11:30 Experiences of employers with job reintegration after cancer - Michiel Greidanus & Sietske Tamminga (NL)

11:30 - 11:50 Lived experiences on surviving cancer: a testimony - Colette Casimir (FR)

11:50 - 12:10 Return to work after cancer: (para)medic view - Fehmidah Munir (UK)

12:10 - 13:30 Lunch break and networking

13:30 - 16:00 Inspiration and co-creation sessions*

16:00 - 17:00 Panel discussion 'tackling challenges in working with cancer: an integrated view'

*Two sessions can be chosen from the following list:

Becoming a patient expert
Supporting people with a cancer diagnosis
Importance of testimonials and the patient's perspective
Existing tools for employers
Interactive 3D-storylines integrating the perspectives of different stakeholders
Coaching cancer patients back to work
Facilitating return to work