Patient and Family Education

The University of Maryland Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center (UMGCCC) 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:



Visit our Cancer Video 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

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.