This free continuing education webinar was jointly planned with The National Marrow Donor Program® (NMDP)/Be The Match®.
To receive continuing education (CE) credit, you must complete the virtual lecture, CE posttest and activity evaluation.
CE Credit Available Until: August 16, 2019
Hematology, oncology and BMT nurses; hematology, oncology and BMT social workers at intermediate to advanced levels of practice, experience and licensure; transplant center coordinators; insurance case managers and other allied health professionals.
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Summarize diagnosis criteria for diffuse large B cell lymphoma (DLBCL).
- Identify current and emerging therapies for DLBCL.
- Explain the health care professional’s role in monitoring for and managing short and long-term effects of treatment for DLBCL.
- Review the psychosocial impact of the treatment sequelae for patients.
Owen A. O’Connor, MD, PhD
American Cancer Society Research Professor
Professor of Medicine and Experimental Therapeutics
Founding Director, Center for Lymphoid Malignancies
Department of Medicine
Columbia University Medical Center –
College of Physicians and Surgeons
The New York Presbyterian Hospital
Vinita Khanna, LCSW, ACHP-SW, OSW-C
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Hematology/Bone Marrow Transplantation
University of Southern California
Keck Hospital of USC
Accreditation and Certification
The National Marrow Donor Program is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (COA).
Up to 1.25 contact hours may be claimed for this educational activity.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), provider number 1105, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org Approved Continuing Education Program (ACE). Approval Period: 12/10/2017 to 12/10/2020. LLS maintains responsibility for the program. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.
Social workers will receive 1.25 CE clinical contact hours.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0117. LLS maintains responsibility for this program.
Social workers will receive 1.25 CE clinical contact hours for this activity.
The NMDP is approved as a provider of continuing education in the clinical laboratory sciences through the ASCLS PACE Program. ASCLS PACE® 1861 International Drive, Suite 200, McLean, VA 22102.
Up to 1.0 contact hours may be claimed for program #115-032-18.
Insurance case managers
Information to come.
All other health professionals will be issued a certificate of completion.
Participants must complete and submit the evaluation for the activity in order to receive a continuing education certificate or a certificate of participation.
Certificates will be issued via email within 30 days
Sponsors and Supporters
Provided jointly by the National Marrow Donor Program® (NMDP)/ Be The Match® and The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS).