CONNECT 2021 - Managing Neuropathy in the Oncology Setting ~ Meghan Zech, ND




This presentation will take a deeper look at chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) during and after treatment. In it, Dr. Meghan Zech will review the prevalence of CIPN and the agents most commonly associated with its development, as well as strategies for management.

Dr. Meghan Zech is a Seattle local and graduate of Bastyr University where she earned her doctorate in naturopathic medicine. She is currently completing a two-year residency with Seattle Integrative Oncology and is board eligible. Meghan regularly gives talks on a variety of cancer-related topics like nutrition, supplements, managing side effects of treatment, prevention, and other issues that concern cancer patients and survivors. In addition to her work in integrative oncology care, she dedicates much of her time to the field of botanical medicine and is in the process of becoming a registered herbalist through the American Herbalist Guild.

*Certified by the WANP for 1 Category 1 continuing education credit for Washington NDs*
(Originally presented October 15, 2021)