The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors a number of free community-based professional education programs for healthcare professionals, particularly for oncology nurses and social workers. Patients, their families and caregivers are also invited to attend.
These programs are led by local doctors and other healthcare professionals and offer continuing education credits for nurses and social workers.
The Alabama/Gulf Coast Chapter sponsors the following professional education prgrams:
Registration coming soon.
Held in conjunction with the Oncology Nursing Society 40th Annual Congress.
This activity is for researchers, hematologists, oncologists and other healthcare professionals.
In addition to our local programs, we sponsor a range of free live and archived online continuing education programs, conferences, meetings and events. For a complete list of our programs, see Continuing Medical Education and Continuing Education Units.
Approval fro nurses has been obtained by the National Office of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's under provider number CEP 5832 to award 2.0 continuing education contact hours through the California Board of Registered Nursing.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), provider number 1105, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by teh Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org. Approved Continuing Education Program (ACE). Approval period: 12/2008-12/2011. LLS maintains responsibility for the program. Social workers contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. social workers will receive 2.0 CE (1.75 clinical and .25 social work ethics) clock hours.ovider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work.