Many people rely on virtual capabilities to access mental health services during the pandemic. For cancer patients and survivors, these services are especially helpful to limit person-to-person interactions and prevent the risk of severe COVID-19-related health outcomes. Dr. Emily Tonorezos, the director of the office of cancer survivorship at the National Cancer Institute, sees the impact COVID-19 has had on cancer survivors and their mental health. In this episode, she shares how technology is supporting these necessary services.
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Technology plays a critical role in addressing significant mental health challenges for cancer patients during the pandemic.
Dr. Emily Tonorezos, Director, Office of Cancer Survivorship, NCI