McDougall to speak about chemo brain for the Take a Journey in Science SeriesBy Savannah Vankirk | 01/28/2016 10:55pm
WHAT: What is Chemo Brain?
WHO: Dr. Graham McDougall
WHEN: Feb. 2, 2 -2:15 p.m.
WHERE: Rodgers Library for Science and Engineering (1st floor outside Nightingale Room)
WHY: “The cognitive impairment experienced by breast cancer survivors (BCS) following chemotherapy has been documented as a serious problem in everyday life," said Department Director Arian Abdulla. "Survivors have diminished executive function, verbal memory, and motor function.”
Graham McDougall, a professor at the Capstone College of Nursing, will be speaking and then holding a brief question and answer session afterwards.