Patient and Family Education
The University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center (UMGCC) offers a variety of resources to help patients and their families cope with a diagnosis of cancer -- before, during and after treatment.
To find information about a particular type of cancer, please select a specialty:
Cancer Audio and Video Programs
Visit our Audio/Video Resource Library to learn more about cancer prevention, treatment and research. Watch and listen to:
- Interviews with our cancer experts,
- Cancer survivors sharing their stories,
- Surgical Webcasts,
- Audio podcasts on cancer topics and more.
About Your Chemotherapy
Managing Symptoms and Side Effects of Treatment
Depending on the type of cancer you have and the treatment you are receiving, cancer center staff will provide you with booklets on any side effects you may experience. Some of these publications are provided here in PDF format.
Clinical Trials for Cancer
Patient Drug Information
Dictionary of Cancer Terms
Common cancer terms and their meanings.