Patient Education is committed to empowering patients and their loved ones with the resources needed to make informed decisions about cancer care.
Our department offers educational programs and materials that cover every aspect of care, from cancer prevention to treatment to survivorship.
We offer a range of classes aimed at supporting patients. Classes are free, and most do not require registration. Family members and caregivers are welcome to attend.
New Patient/Family Orientation
This class provides a helpful overview of MD Anderson's campus and services, including topics such as parking, lodging and wayfinding. The instructor-led class is available Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 2 to 3 p.m. in the Main Building Classroom, R4.1121.
We offer a wide range of videos that cover topics from diagnosis to life after cancer.
The Learning Center
The Learning Center is a patient education library. We provide current and reliable information on cancer prevention, treatment, coping and general health. Whether you’re looking to research a specific cancer topic or you have questions about services available at MD Anderson, The Learning Center can help you find answers.