Webb presents international grand rounds

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Jason Webb, MD, GIM Assistant Professor of Medicine and Palliative Care Specialist, presented an online international grand rounds for Health4TheWorld on Friday, June 8. His presentation was entitled, "Depression in Advanced Cancer Patients". Dr. Webb spoke about:

  • cancer symptoms and how symptoms can make a diagnosis of depression difficult 
  • dysfunction due to depression is key to assessing further treatment modalities
  • picking a few go-to medications and knowing how to use them well

Health4TheWorld is a nonprofit organization promoting health in resource-poor communities worldwide through education and technology.

Didn't get a chance to login to the presentation? The course will be available open access to learners on a new website  very soon.