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Oncology Nursing in 2021: A Virtual Conference

March 26 @ 7:45 am - 3:45 pm

Free
Oncology Nursing in 2021: A Virtual Conference — Wednesday, March 26th from 7:45 to 3:45 Noon

Oncology Nursing in 2021: A Virtual Conference

Morning and afternoon sessions. Join one or both.

The Oncology Nursing in 2021 Conference is a Virtual Conference being coordinated by an oncology-based planning committee from inpatient and outpatient oncology nursing at UNC Hospital (UNCH). We welcome you to join us for interactive and dynamic presentations on topics such as immunotherapy, survivorship, and integrative therapies. The planning committee has applied for 6.0 NCPD/CNE cancer-specific contact hours. Please consider joining in on this free educational opportunity.

 

NCPD Disclosure Information:
3.0 NCPD Contact Hours Provided per session.
The UNC Hospital Nursing Practice and Professional Development Department (NPPD) of the University of North Carolina Hospital (UNCH) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 

Morning Session Schedule

  • 7:45am
    Equipment Check and Login
  • 8:00am-8:10am
    Welcome and Introductions
    Claire Gillett
  • 8:10am-9:10am
    Experiences of Cancer Patients with Young Children at Home
    Dr. Justin Yopp
    introduced by Rachel Nash
  • 9:10am-10:10am
    AYA and Fertility Issues
    Lauren Lux and Jordan Hunt
    introduced by Heather Curran
  • 10:15am-10:30am, Break
  • 10:30am-11:30am
    Immune therapy Mechanisms and Biomarkers

    Dr. Fran Collichio and Dr. Shetal Patel
    introduced by Summer Cheek
  • 11:30am-12:30pm, Lunch

 

 

Afternoon Session Schedule

  • 12:30pm-1:30pm
    Survivorship and Community Resources
    Dr. Deb Mayer
    introduced by Claire Gillett
  • 1:30pm-2:30pm
    Integrative Therapies
    Dr. Gary Asher
    introduced by Susie Mason
  • 2:30pm-2:45pm, Break
  • 2:45pm-3:45pm
    Oncology Patient and Caregiver Panel

    introduced by Susie Mason
  • 3:45pm-4:00pm
    Wrap Up and Questions

 

 

Approval Statement of Provider:
The UNC Hospital Nursing Practice and Professional Development Department (NPPD) of the University of North Carolina Hospital (UNCH) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Completion of Activity for NCPD contact hours:
Criteria for successful completion requires attendance for at least 90% of the virtual NCPD activity and submission of an evaluation within 30 days.

Financial relationships:
Neither the planning committee have any conflicts of interest related to the content of this activity. The Nurse Planner is undertaking review of the educational activity by the Nurse Planner and/or member of the planning committee to evaluate for potential bias, balance in presentation, evidence-based content or other indicator of integrity, and absence of bias, AND monitoring the educational activity to evaluate for commercial bias in the presentation for selected speaker (s) who have disclosed potential financial relationships.

Commercial support:
No commercial support has influenced the planning of the educational objectives or content of this NCPD activity. If there is any commercial support provided for this activity it will be used for events that are not related to the continuing education component of the activity.

Details

Date:
March 26
Time:
7:45 am - 3:45 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Organizer

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