DR. LISA STEARNS MEMORIAL ACADEMY Education & Training

A Comprehensive Approach to Cancer Pain Management

Dr. Lisa Stearns spent her life removing barriers to cancer pain treatment.

Today, the Dr. Lisa Stearns Memorial Academy aims to empower healthcare providers to eliminate bias, remove barriers to cancer pain treatment, and expand clinical research to improve patient lives.

The Dr. Lisa Stearns Memorial Academy educates healthcare providers on how to incorporate targeted drug delivery (TDD) for the treatment of cancer pain and/or clinical research into their practice.

Dr. Lisa Stearns Academy: Gender Equity, Clinical Research, Cancer Pain Treatment, Education

Take part in a world class learning experience that inspires and cultivates Dr. Lisa Stearns’ passion and dedication for gender equity, clinical research, cancer pain treatment, and education.

Dr. Lisa Sterns

About Dr. Stearns

Dr. Lisa Stearns, founder and former medical director of Center for Pain and Supportive Care, dedicated her life to providing personalized and holistic pain management treatments to improve patient lives. Dr. Stearns directed a cancer pain research center and co-founded both the Valley Cancer Pain Foundation and the Cancer Pain Clinical Research Consortium, helping improve quality of life for countless cancer patients.

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About the Program

The Dr. Lisa Stearns Academy offers healthcare providers the tools they need to incorporate targeted drug delivery for cancer pain into their practice. The program consists of both live and on-demand training, including:

  • Webinars
  • In-person summits
  • Mentorship

Download the program brochure for more information.

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Watch Bessie’s Story

“I’m going to enjoy every moment... It has given me a new lease on life.”
— Bessie, patient, targeted drug delivery for cancer pain

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