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2021 Cancer Care Symposium: A Nursing and Advanced Practice Provider Collaboration

Join us November 5-6, 2021 in San Diego or via a live virtual stream!

Join us November 5-6, 2021 in San Diego or via a live virtual stream!

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

San Diego Marriott Mission Valley

8757 Rio San Diego Drive

San Diego, California 92108

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Course Details

Course Details

Course Overview

Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Annual Cancer Care Symposium is designed for nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, clinical nurse specialists, and other health care professionals who treat cancer patients. During this two-day conference, participants will hear from expert faculty representing practice settings across the continuum of care as they discuss clinical developments and treatment advances in hematology and oncology. Participants will return to practice armed with practical strategies and tools to assist in improving quality of life and outcomes for cancer patients. The importance of self-care and professional resilience will also be addressed during the conference. 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.
  • Employ self-care habits to foster professional resilience. 

Accreditation and Disclosures

Board of Registered Nursing – General Oncology Nursing (Day 1)

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15199 for 8.0 Contact Hours on Friday, November 5, 2021. No partial hours will be given.

 

Board of Registered Nursing – Advanced Practice (Day 2)

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15199 for 8.0 Contact Hours on Saturday, November 6, 2021. No partial hours will be given.


Nurse Practitioners

This education activity will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners for approval of up to 15 contact hours of accredited education.

 

Physician Assistants

This activity has been reviewed by the AAPA Review Panel and is compliant with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 15 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation. Approval is valid from 11/5/2021 to 11/6/2021. AAPA reference number: CME-203676.


Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation

The program content has been reviewed by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC) and is acceptable for recertification points.

 

Disclaimer: 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.


Commercial Support

This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry. In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, a complete list of commercial support received will be provided to all learners who participate in the continuing education activity. For more information: www.accme.org/standards


Cultural & Linguistic Competency and Implicit Bias

This activity is designed to include curriculum addressing the topics of cultural and linguistic competency (CLC) and implicit bias (IB) in compliance with California Business and Professions (B&P) Code Section 2190. All those involved in the planning and execution of this activity have been asked to identify and discuss issues relevant to the topics being covered. In addition, a variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency and implicit bias. A resource document can be downloaded from the Conference Details section above.

Event details

Location
San Diego Marriott Mission Valley
8757 Rio San Diego Drive
San Diego, CA 92108
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Date and time
Fri, Nov 05, 2021 at 7:30 am to

Sat, Nov 06, 2021 at 5 pm