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Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center's 2022 Cancer Care Symposium

A Nursing & Advanced Practice Provider Collaboration

Join us September 30-October 1 in San Diego!

Join us September 30-October 1 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

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

1380 Harbor Island Dr

San Diego, California 92101

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Conference Details

Conference Details

Conference 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

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15199 for 8.0 Contact Hours on Friday, September 30, 2022. No partial hours will be given.


Board of Registered Nursing – Advanced Practice

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15199 for 8.0 Contact Hours on Saturday, October 1, 2022. 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 program is not yet approved for CME credit. Conference organizers plan to request 15 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit from the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Total number of approved credits yet to be determined.


Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation

This program will be reviewed by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC) to determine if it is acceptable for ILNA recertification points.


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
1380 Harbor Island Dr
San Diego, CA 92101
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Date and time
Fri, Sep 30, 2022 at 7:30 am to

Sat, Oct 01, 2022 at 5 pm