Cancer Treatment Education Classes

Virtual Support

UC San Diego Health classes and support groups are held via Zoom videoconferencing. Please register before attending using the links below to receive more information.

Informative classes for patients who are preparing for various types of cancer treatments. Click the links for dates, then choose a date for more info and registration details.

Preparing for Radiation Therapy

Learn about what to expect with radiation therapy. Recommended for all patients receiving radiation therapy. Family and caregivers are welcome.

Contact: Yuko Abbott, DSW, LCSW, OSW-C, at

See All Radiation Therapy Events

On-Demand Patient Education Videos

Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy Education Class for Patients and Caregivers

This patient education class provides comprehensive information and support for individuals undergoing cancer treatment and their caregivers. Participants learn about treatment expectations, managing side effects, accessing support services at MCC, coping strategies, and engaging in the goals of care discussions.

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Head and Neck Cancer Patient Education Class

This patient education class is recommended for all new head and neck cancer patients, families and caregivers. 

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Medical Disclaimer

Note: These are potential resources you may find helpful. This is not an exhaustive list nor an endorsement of any group. Contact organizations directly for details, and consult your treatment team if you have any questions or concerns about using one. These resources do not take the place of your treatment team. We update this list regularly, but if any resource is no longer available or missing from this list, please let us know at