Cancer: An Introduction to Western Medical Understandings, Classifications and Diagnosis

Cancer: An Introduction to Western Medical Understandings, Classifications and Diagnosis

12 Lessons 
1:00 hour 
On-Demand Video
8 Interactive
Certificate On Completion

What you will learn

  • Strength your understanding of the staging system of cancer. 
  • Develop clearer understanding of prognostic factors of cancer.

  • Familiar yourself with the decision making process of western medical doctors.
  • Build up your vocabulary and understanding to confidently communicate with patients and medical stuff .

Course Overview

Learn the different types of cancer and how a western medical Dr classifies the type and stage of cancer and therefore can give a prognosis and decide upon a treatment plan.

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This course qualifies for credit towards the Shu Lan College online MA/Phd program, approved by Nanjing University.

Course Reviews:

Great overview!

Rated 5 out of 5
November 2, 2020

Great overview!

Helen Moschytz

Very clear and understandable

Rated 5 out of 5
December 22, 2019

Very clear and understandable


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Rated 5 out of 5
December 22, 2019

very good structural overview

Tom Van Calster

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Rated 5 out of 5
December 22, 2019

Really helpful, clear and understandable!


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Rated 5 out of 5
December 22, 2019

Great teacher
I appreciate Dr. Hartung’s Western medical explanations and her reverence for TCM. She is easy to relate to and to understand.

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About Instructor

Dr. Julia Hartung MD

Internal medicine specialist. Dr. Julia Hartung MD specializes in hematology and internal oncology. With her further education in Chinese Medicine she is bridging, in her own clinic, conventional and complementary medical therapies.

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Course Includes

  • 3 Sections
  • 12 Lessons
  • 10 Quizzes
  • Course Certificate