Researchers & Healthcare Professionals

Blood Cancer Treatment - Making Informed Choices

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Date: February 26, 2013
CE Credit Available Until: November 9, 2014
Location: Virtual Lecture
Target Audience: Oncology nurses and social workers involved in the treatment of patients with blood cancer
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Listen: Presentation | Q&A Session
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Activity Purpose

To educate oncology nurses and social workers about treatment options for blood cancer.

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the goals of treatment for a patient's particular diagnosis
  • Describe what patients need to know about their treatment options
  • List benefits and risks for both standard and investigational treatments
  • List key facts about clinical trials


Stephen D. Nimer, MD
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Sponsors and Supporters

This program is sponsored by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and supported by grants from Celgene Corporation and Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company.

last updated on Thursday, June 27, 2013