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COVID-19 and Oncology — R2P Lecture

March 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free
COVID-19 and Oncology – Stephen Kimani, MD, MSc — Wednesday, March 24th at Noon (Research to Practice)
UNC Lineberger Cancer Network's Research to Practice lecture logo with Free CME, CNE, ACPE, and ASRT continuing education credits mark

 

Photo of Stephen Kimani, MD, MSc

Stephen Kimani, MD, MSc

Fellow
Division of Hematology/Oncology
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

COVID-19 and Oncology

 

Lecture Description

This lecture will provide an overview of the burden and outcomes of COVID-19 among patients living with cancer. We will also review the impact of the pandemic on cancer care delivery, and emerging data regarding vaccination safety and efficacy.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe prevalence, incidence, and outcomes of COVID-19 among select populations of cancer patients
  • Explain the impact of COVID-19 on cancer care delivery with emphasis on unique challenges and opportunities in oncology
  • Explain safety and efficacy of available COVID-19 vaccines

 


To Receive FREE Continuing Education Credit
for this Live Lecture:

  • Attend 50 minutes or more of the live lecture:
    • by using Zoom (registration link above) or
    • by going to a designated site.
  • Attendees must use Zoom video so they can see the presentation’s slides and video components!
  • Joining by Audio-only does not qualify for CE credit!
  • After the live lecture, complete an evaluation and download your certificate.
  • The Live Activity Evaluation Instructions (LAEI) and password is provided after the lecture to those who attend 50 minutes or more of the live lecture:
    • At a designated site, the site coordinator will provide the LAEI.
    • With Zoom Webinar, an email containing a link to the LAEI will be sent within 24 hours of the lecture
  • You have 7 days from the date of the lecture to complete your electronic evaluation and claim a certificate of credit.

Lecture Resources:

  • Certification Flyers (Coming soon)
    • JPEG Flyer
    • PDF Flyer
  • Presentation Handout (Coming soon)
    • 2-Up Version
    • 3-Up Version
  • MediaSite Live Link (Livestream of lecture coming soon)
  • Tip sheet for how to use Zoom to connect to UNCLCN Live Lectures

 

UNCLCN Site Coordinators:

 

Self-Paced, Online Courses
with FREE Continuing Education Credit:

  • This lecture will be available as a FREE Self-Paced, Online Course in about a month.
  • Please visit learn.unccn.org to peruse our many Self-Paced, Online Courses.

 

*Lecture topic subject to change.
Photo courtesy of Brian Strickland.

Details

Date:
March 24
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Organizer

UNC Lineberger Cancer Network
Phone:
919-445-1000
Email:
unccn@unc.edu