Practical Approaches to Lymphoma Treatment for Nurses

Chicago, IL US
April 12, 2019
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Target Audience

This activity has been designed for nurses and other healthcare professionals dedicated to the treatment and diagnosis of lymphoma.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the evolving treatment options for patients with lymphoma;
  • Identify why survivorship is important in the treatment of lymphoma;
  • Discuss different toxicity management techniques for lymphoma patients;
  • Assess how to address the psychosocial impacts of lymphoma.
Additional information
ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Professionalism
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Sarah Moellering
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
(773) 702-0016
Summary
Event starts: 
04/12/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
04/12/2019 - 12:00pm
Activity opens: 
02/06/2019
Activity expires: 
07/12/2019
InterContinental Magnificent Mile
505 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
United States
SESSION CO-CHAIRS
  Sonali M. Smith, MD
  Associate Professor of Medicine
  Section of Hematology/Oncology
  Director, Lymphoma Program
  The University of Chicago
  Chicago, IL
 
  Andrew M. Evens, DO, MSc
  Associate Director for Clinical Services
  Rutgers Cancer Institute Medical Director
  Oncology Service Line
  RWJ Barnabas Health Director, Lymphoma Program
  Division of Blood Disorders Professor of Medicine
                            Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
                            New Brunswick, NJ
 
  Barbara Pro, MD
  Professor of Medicine
  Division of Hematology/Oncology
  Northwestern University
  Feinberg School of Medicine
  Chicago, IL


Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.

Physician Credit
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Credit
The University of Chicago Medicine is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) (OH-355, 7/1/2019)

This live activity is designated for a maximum of 3.25 continuing nursing education units.
 
American Board of Internal Medicine MOC Part II Credit
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Other Healthcare Professions Credit
Other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.


Please Note: Requests to claim MOC Part II credit must be made within one month to report to ABIM. Requests to claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ after three months will be subject to additional fees.

Accreditation Period

Activity opens: 
02/06/2019
Activity expires: 
07/12/2019
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