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2020 Scripps Cancer Care Symposium

Join us November 6-7, 2020 in San Diego!

Join us November 6-7, 2020 in San Diego!

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.

Conference Location

Conference Location

San Diego Marriott Mission Valley

8757 Rio San Diego Dr

San Diego, California 92108

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Conference Details

Conference Details

Course Overview

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!

Educational Objectives

After attending this live 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. 

Accreditation and Disclosures

Applications for CE credits will be submitted for nurses, nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

Commercial Support

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.

Event details

San Diego Marriott Mission Valley
8757 Rio San Diego Dr
San Diego, CA 92108
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Date and time
Fri, Nov 06, 2020 at 7 am to

Sat, Nov 07, 2020 at 5:30 pm