Format: Noninteractive, recorded webinar
Valid for CME credit through: July 16, 2021
Valid for CE credit through: September 10, 2021
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.
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
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
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
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.
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.
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.
This program is sponsored by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Clinical Directors Network, Inc.