Dr. Brad Zebrack is Professor of Social Work and Member, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control. Dr. Zebrack has clinical social work experience in both pediatric and adult oncology, and is keenly aware of the supportive care needs of cancer patients and their families, as well as the under-developed systems available to adequately respond to the multitude and variety of needs of patients and families from diverse backgrounds. His recent research has focused on evaluations of cancer programs and psychosocial support service delivery. Brad Zebrack is a long-term survivor of Hodgkin’s lymphoma, diagnosed in 1985 at the age of 25. In 1989, Brad and his wife Joanne completed a one-year 11,000 mile bicycle trip around the United States to promote cancer survivorship.
Topics: Psychosocial Care Practice; Social Work Practice; Survivor Experiences; Survivorship; and Quality of Life.