Cancer Survivorship: Perspectives, Insight and Empowerment
Sheryl M. Ness, RN, MA, Assistant Professor of Oncology, Mayo Clinic

- Share the results from a Mayo study documenting the needs of cancer survivors
- Identify options for providing support and addressing resource needs of survivors
- Describe key steps for supporting empowerment and resilience

Sheryl is with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Education Program were she helps inform and educate patients, families and caregivers about services and resources to help them through the cancer journey. Ms. Ness holds a Master's degree in nursing from Augsburg College. In addition, she is an assistant professor of oncology at the College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, and is certified as a specialist in oncology nursing. She authors articles for the Living with Cancer Blog on and serves as a social media resource for the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. Sheryl is an associate editor for the Journal of Cancer Education. She has a strong interest in the topics of health literacy, social media in health care, cancer survivorship and quality of life concerns for patients living with cancer.










On-Demand Learning

View on demand video replays of training webinars from the national Population Health Improvement Learning Collaborative. Two purchase options are available: 1.) Purchase 30-day access to a single 60-minute webinar(s) for $95 each; 2.) Purchase one-year access to the entire training library, including new videos added monthly through 2011, for $495 (a 75% savings). Either way, you will receive a PDF copy of each webinar and CE certificate. Each event is pre-approved for 1.0 hour toward CE recertification and may meet other recertification or licensure CE requirements.

Most Popular Replays
Video DVD Series

Validated in over 300 clinical studies, motivational interviewing (MI) remains the most patient-centered and effective approach for supporting better patient engagement and activation, disease self-care, treatment adherence and lifestyle management.

Disc One
Evidence-Based Health Coaching: Motivational Interviewing
Disc Two

Evidence-Based Health Coaching: Motivational Interviewing in Action