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Survivorship Care for Childhood and Adolescent Blood Cancer

Program held on July 16, 2020

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Format: Noninteractive, recorded webinar
Valid for CME credit through: July 16, 2021
Valid for CE credit through: September 10, 2021


 

Description

This recorded webinar will provide a comprehensive overview of the long-term and late effects of childhood blood cancers and their treatment. Faculty will focus on the importance of following a care plan and working in consultation with the treating pediatrician and/or family physician in a survivorship program. Survivorship guidelines for the childhood blood cancer patient population and resources for survivors and their families will be reviewed.   

 

Target Audience

Pediatricians, family physicians, oncologists, pediatric hematologists-oncologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and oncology social workers involved in the care of patients with hematologic malignancies.

Course Content Level for Social Workers: Intermediate and Advanced


 

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe an overview of long-term and late effects of treatment for childhood blood cancers
  • Explain the importance of following a care plan, consultation in a survivorship program and communication between the treating pediatrician/family physician and family 
  • Address survivorship guidelines, including screening and management strategies
  • Identify strategies and resources to support survivors, including as they continue their education


Speakers

Tara O. Henderson, MD, MPH, FASCO
Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Childhood, Adolescent and Young Adult Survivorship Center
Director, Cancer Survivorship and Co-Leader
Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Comprehensive Cancer Center
The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Danielle Novetsky Friedman, MD, MS
Assistant Member, Pediatric Long-Term Follow-Up Program
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 

 

Continuing Education (CE) Information

Physician Designation

The Survivorship Care for Childhood and Adolescent Blood Cancer program is approved for 1.0 prescribed credit hour by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). Please complete the evaluation to obtain enduring credit.

Registered Nursing Designation 

Approval for nurses has been obtained by the National Office of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society under Provider Number CEP 5832 to award 1.0 continuing education contact hour through the California Board of Registered Nursing.

The program content has been reviewed by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC) and is acceptable for recertification points. Please click here for test blueprint and points information.

ONCC review is only for designating content to be used for ILNA points and is not for NCPD accreditation. NCPD programs must be formally approved for contact hours by an acceptable accreditor/approver of nursing NCPD to be used for recertification by ONCC. If the NCPD provider fails to obtain formal approval to award contact hours by an acceptable accrediting/approval body, no information related to ONCC recertification or ILNA categories may be used in relation to the program.

Social Work Designation

Survivorship Care for Childhood and Adolescent Blood Cancer, Course #3221, is approved by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program to be offered by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society as an individual course. Individual courses, not providers, are approved at the course level. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. ACE course approval period: 01/20/2021-01/20/2023. Social workers completing this course receive 1 Clinical continuing education credits.

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 CE clinical contact hour for this activity.

All continuing education credits are provided free of charge.

Participants must attend the webinar in its entirety and submit the online evaluation form to earn credit and successfully complete the post- test. Once submitted, the certificate will be automatically generated as a PDF online.

There are no system requirements other than an internet connection.

For questions, concerns, or for assistance for people with disabilities or grievances, please email ProfEducation@LLS.org.


 

Sponsors

This program is sponsored by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Clinical Directors Network, Inc.



 

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