Workplace Accommodations

  • Fong Chan
  • Elizabeth da Silva (Cardoso)
  • Jana Copeland
  • Robin Jones
  • Robert T. Fraser

Advances in cancer treatment in recent years have extended and enhanced the lives of millions of cancer survivors [1]. As pointed out in many of the earlier chapters in this book, the epidemiology indicates that cancer survivors are living longer and working longer than ever before. Returning to work and pursing one’s career development has been identified as a critical part of enhancing the cancer survivorship experience [2].


Cancer Survivor Learning Disability Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Traumatic Brain Injury Reasonable Accommodation 
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Preparation of this chapter was supported through the Virginia Commonwealth University’s Coordination, Outreach and Research Center for the National Network of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Resource Centers, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, U.S. Department of Education (PR# H133A060087) and Southern University’s Rehabilitation Research Institute for Underrepresented Populations, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, U.S. Department of Education (PR#H133A031705).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fong Chan
    • 1
  • Elizabeth da Silva (Cardoso)
  • Jana Copeland
  • Robin Jones
  • Robert T. Fraser
  1. 1.Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special EducationUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonMadisonUSA

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