The Living in the Future Cancer Survivorship Curriculum: A Curriculum for Health Professionals Involved with Cancer Survivors

October 27, 2021
To facilitate the critical competencies that should be part of the routine care of cancer survivors and their families, and to address this gap in medical education, Carol A. Rosenberg, MD has created the Living in the Future Cancer Survivorship Course, a framework for the dissemination of the science of survivorship. The curriculum provides health professionals with a foundation of attitude, knowledge and skills related to survivorship care.

Target Audience

This activity has been planned for physicians in the following specialties: Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Surgery, OB-Gyn as well as other healthcare professionals interested in cancer survivorship.

Learning Objectives

Through participation in a multifaceted, interactive curriculum, participants will learn to:

  • Anticipate the physical and psychosocial needs of the cancer survivor;
  • Identify the problems that cancer survivors may face;
  • Address these needs and issues in a dynamic partnership among cancer survivors, their families and the healthcare team;
  • Design an individualized wellness plan for cancer survivors.
Additional information
ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Systems-based Practice
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Carol A. Rosenberg
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
(847) 477-8737
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 4.00 Participation
Event starts: 
10/27/2021 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
10/27/2021 - 5:00pm
Activity opens: 
09/19/2021
Activity expires: 
01/27/2022
Webinar
Evanston, IL
United States
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ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact our office at 847-477-8737 or via email at crosenberg@northshore.org.

The University of Chicago and NorthShore University HealthSystem reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

COURSE DIRECTOR
Carol A. Rosenberg, MD, FACP
Director Preventive Health Initiatives
Director Living in the Future (LIFE) Cancer Survivorship Program
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Dr. Rosenberg has no financial relationships to disclose.
 

Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all financial relationships with any ineligible companies. This includes any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. Financial relationships are relevant if a financial relationship, in any amount, exists between the person in control of content and an ineligible company during the past 24 months, and the content of the education is related to the products of an ineligible company with whom the person has a financial relationship. Mechanisms are in place to identify and mitigate any relevant financial relationships 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.


Staff at The University of Chicago Center for Continuing Medical Education have no financial relationships to disclose.
Physician Credit
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and NorthShore University HealthSystem. The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Other Health Professions Credit
Nurses and 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 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.
 
Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.
Registration: Registration is limited to University of Chicago faculty, NorthShore faculty, and affiliates.
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