Respiratory Therapy: Lung Cancer
19.95
Online
Elective
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About the Course

This intermediate course presents an overview of  lung cancer and updated information for healthcare professionals who work with people who are at risk for or have been diagnosed with lung cancer.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

•Describe the epidemiological trends for lung cancer in the United States.
•Identify risk factors associated with lung cancer development.
•Describe the development and clinical manifestations and components of diagnostic evaluation for lung cancer.

About the Author: 

Traci Marin, PhD, MPH, RRT, RPGST is an associate research professor and program director in the Department of Cardiopulmonary Sciences, Schools of Allied Health and Medicine, at Loma Linda University and program director of doctoral studies in health sciences at Trident University. She is also an adjunct researcher and advisor in  the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego, as well as the founder of Tranquility Community Health in Colton, California. Dr. Marin received a PhD in biochemistry and molecular biology from the University of California, Riverside; an MPH in epidemiology and biostatistics from Loma Linda University; a bachelor’s degree in emergency medical care from Loma Linda University; and an associate’s degree in respiratory therapy from Victor Valley College.
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Lung Cancer

19.95

About the Course

This intermediate course presents an overview of  lung cancer and updated information for healthcare professionals who work with people who are at risk for or have been diagnosed with lung cancer.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

•Describe the epidemiological trends for lung cancer in the United States.
•Identify risk factors associated with lung cancer development.
•Describe the development and clinical manifestations and components of diagnostic evaluation for lung cancer.

About the Author: 

Traci Marin, PhD, MPH, RRT, RPGST is an associate research professor and program director in the Department of Cardiopulmonary Sciences, Schools of Allied Health and Medicine, at Loma Linda University and program director of doctoral studies in health sciences at Trident University. She is also an adjunct researcher and advisor in  the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego, as well as the founder of Tranquility Community Health in Colton, California. Dr. Marin received a PhD in biochemistry and molecular biology from the University of California, Riverside; an MPH in epidemiology and biostatistics from Loma Linda University; a bachelor’s degree in emergency medical care from Loma Linda University; and an associate’s degree in respiratory therapy from Victor Valley College.