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Agenda Cancer Care Symposium 2022

Friday, September 30, 2022

Day One: General Oncology Nursing


7 a.m.            

Registration, Breakfast & View Exhibits


7:50 a.m.      

Welcome & Morning Announcements


8 a.m.            

Choosing Wellness: Resiliency and Self-Leadership

Eileen O’Grady, PhD, RN, FAAN

School of Wellness


9 a.m.            

Biomarkers: Treatment Selection and Toxicity

Julie Steele, MD

Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center


10 a.m.          

Break & View Exhibits


10:30 a.m.    

Pharmacology Update: New Drugs for Treatment and Supportive Care

Rowena Schwartz, PharmD, BCOP, FHOPA

University of Cincinnati

 

11:30 a.m.    

Personal Use of Legalized Cannabis in the Oncology Setting

Pro: Eloise Theisen, RN, MSN, AGPCNP-BC - Radicle Health

Con: Mary Brennan, AGACNP-BC, ANP, CNS, DNP, FAANP - New York University


12:30 p.m.    

Lunch Break


1:30 p.m.      

The Impact of Nutrition in Cancer Care

Maria Petzel, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


2:30 p.m.

Interesting New Trends in Radiation Oncology

Ray Lin, MD

Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center


3:30 p.m.      

Break & View Exhibits

                        

4 p.m.            

Sexual Health: Talking To Patients about Sexual Function after Cancer Treatment

Anne Katz, PhD, RN, FAAN

CancerCare Manitoba


5 p.m.

Adjourn

Saturday, September 30, 2022

Day Two: Advanced Practice Oncology


7 a.m.            

Breakfast & View Exhibits


7:50 a.m.      

Welcome & Morning Announcements


8 a.m.            

Immunology 101: What You Need to Know for the Frontline

Elisabeth Shell, PhD, PA-C

Baylor College of Medicine


9 a.m.            

Immune Effector Cell Retrospective

Sherry Adkins, RN, MSN, APN-C

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


10 a.m.          

Break & View Exhibits


10:30 a.m.

Advances in the Treatment of Metastatic Lung Cancer

Aida Amado, MSN, ACNP-BC, AOCNP

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center


11:30 a.m.

Interventional Pulmonology in the Evaluation of Pulmonary Nodules

Archan Shah, MD

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center


12:30 p.m.    

Lunch Break


1:30 p.m.      

Newer and Emerging Treatments for Personalized Therapies for Metastatic Breast Cancer

Staci Oertle, MSN, APN, ANP-BC, AOCNP

Evelyn Robles-Rodriguez, DNP, APN, AOCN

MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper University Health Care


2:30 p.m.     

Current Status and Research Directions in Leukemia

Hagop Kantarjian, MD

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center


3:30 p.m.      

Break & View Exhibits

                        

4 p.m.           

Implementing Programs in APP-Run Cancer Clinics

Amanda Dean-Martin, DNP, CENP, ACNP-BC, RNFA

Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center


5 p.m.            

Closing Remarks and Final Adjournment


**Topics, speakers, and order of talks subject to change