During this conference renowned faculty will present the latest evidence-based oncology care and provide practical strategies and tools to improve quality of life for cancer patients.
The Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Cancer Care Symposium is designed for nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, clinical nurse specialists, and other health care professionals dedicated to the field of hematology/oncology who practice in settings across the continuum of care. During this two day conference, attendees will benefit from an intimate learning environment in which renowned faculty will present the latest in evidence-based oncology care. Participants will return to practice armed with practical strategies and tools to assist in improving quality of life and outcomes for their cancer patients as well as patients’ family members. Don’t miss this opportunity to interact and network with like-minded colleagues while earning CE credits!
After attending this live internet activity, participants should be able to:
- Evaluate current issues and trends in cancer care.
- Discuss new therapeutic options for the treatment of a number of common malignancies.
- Identify strategies to integrate evidence-based cancer care into your practice.
- Describe evidence-based standards of care including innovations in diagnosis and treatment.
- Establish networking relationships with clinical colleagues on contemporary nursing and advanced practice provider solutions.
Board of Registered Nursing
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15199 for 8 Contact Hours on Friday, November 6, 2020 and 8 Contact Hours on Saturday, November 7, 2020. No partial hours will be given.
This program is not yet approved for CME credit. Conference organizers plan to request 14 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit from the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Total number of approved credits yet to be determined.
This education activity will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners for approval of up to 14 contact hours of accredited education.
Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation
The program content has been reviewed by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC) and is acceptable for recertification points.
ONCC review is only for designating content to be used for ILNA points and is not for NCPD accreditation. NCPD programs must be formally approved for contact hours by an acceptable accreditor/approver of nursing NCPD to be used for recertification by ONCC. If the NCPD provider fails to obtain formal approval to award contact hours by an acceptable accrediting/approval body, no information related to ONCC recertification or ILNA categories may be used in relation to the program.
This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME Accreditation Standards for Commercial Support. Appropriate acknowledgment will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.
Cultural and Linguistic Competency
This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient population through effective and appropriate professional development. The planners, speakers and authors of this CME activity have been encouraged to address issues relevant in their topic area. A variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency, some of which can be found in the Cultural & Linguistic Competency Resource Guide.
Date and time
Sat, Nov 07, 2020 at 4:30 pm