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April 19, 2023


Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Noon to 1 pm EST

Feeling Left Behind with a Cancer Diagnosis

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This month’s call-in program will focus on feeling left behind when diagnosed with cancer with an emphasis on young adults. Juliane Belisle is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with 25 years’ experience and a specialization in serving the psycho-social needs of cancer patients and will share her expertise. Additionally, Alique Topalian, PhD, MPH, Research Scientist Survivorship and Supportive Services, University of Cincinnati Cancer Center is also a two-time cancer survivor, first diagnosed with AML in 1998 at the age of four and relapsed in March of 2021 at 27 years old. Alique is now in remission and will share her experience, insight, inspiration and coping strategies. Jennifer Gillette, our licensed staff social worker will host this call. There will be plenty of time for live questions.

If you have any technical issues related to registering, please email peggyburkhard@nbmtlink.org or call (248) 770-5172. The call-in information is contained in the form you use to register. Note: YOU call in participate. (We do not call you.) This program is recorded and available on our website one week after airing live.

This FREE program is intended to provide psychosocial and emotional support along with health information from national experts regarding critical topics surrounding cancer and treatments.


  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Incyte Corporation
  • Pharmacyclics & Janssen
  • Omeros Corporation

We acknowledge and thank the following Link Partners for their ongoing support.

American Society for Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (ASTCT) • Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center • Blood Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital • Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR) • Corewell Health • Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center • DKMS • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center • Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Network • Henry Ford Health – Cancer • Incyte • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center • Meredith A. Cowden Foundation • Nebraska Medicine • Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer Center • Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center • Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University School of Medicine • Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy Program, John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society • University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center • University of Michigan Health Rogel Cancer Center • Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center