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Tips for Side Effects

On-Demand Event – Combating Cancer-Related Side Effects: GI Issues

Availability: Register now to access the on-demand recording

Duration: 30 minutes

Presenters: Jenna Rush, Lead Oncology Registered Nurse

Stephanie Meyers, Registered Dietitian and Licensed Nutritionist, Senior Oncology Clinical Dietitian

Are stomach and digestive issues popping up and disrupting your nights and days? You're not navigating this challenging game alone. Join our oncology experts, Jenna Rush, RN, and Stephanie Meyers, RD, for insightful tips and strategies to take on those pesky gastrointestinal side effects. 

Jenna will address common side effects like nausea, diarrhea, and constipation, uncovering their root causes and equipping you with practical management tips. Following her lead, Stephanie will bring her nutritional expertise to the table, providing food-based strategies and modifications to alleviate these side effects and make eating less stressful. 

Ready to take a swing at these challenges? Register for our highly interactive event! Don't miss this chance to gain control over gastrointestinal side effects with expert guidance at your side.

Jenna Rush, BSN, RN, OCN

Lead Oncology Registered Nurse

Iris Oncology

Jenna is a certified oncology nurse with 10 years of oncology experience. She has a background in nurse leadership, Phase 1 clinical trials, infusion, oncology clinic management, and patient care coordination. As a nurse, she has worked in many areas including pediatrics, cardiac/thoracic, and vascular surgery. Jenna then transitioned into oncology in 2012. She found her home in oncology nursing. Oncology nursing opened a new passion that she had not realized up to that point in her career. Jenna is devoted to patient education, advocating for patients, and supporting holistic care.

Stephanie Meyers, MS, RD, LDN

Registered Dietitian and Licensed Nutritionist

Iris Oncology

Stephanie Meyers is a Senior Registered Dietitian and Nutritionist at Iris Oncology with 25 years of experience delivering compassionate and evidence-based nutrition care to those affected by cancer. She’s the former Nutrition Manager at The Zakim Center for Integrative Therapies and Healthy Living at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston and presents seminars worldwide on mindful eating, family nutrition, and cancer survivorship. Stephanie is also the author of, End the Mealtime Meltdown: Using The Table Talk Method to Free Your Family From Daily Food Struggles and Picky Eating and the founder of Families Eating Well, a nutrition practice helping parents coach healthy eating skills in kids.