To increase nurses’ knowledge about the physiologic changes of aging and provide a comprehensive overview of management strategies designed to address the specific needs of the older adult oncology patient in all phases of treatment.
Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and other healthcare professionals involved in the care of older adult cancer patients.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center–Nursing Professional Development /Continuing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
12.75 contact hours will be awarded to participants who attend the entire program and complete a program evaluation. No partial credit will be awarded.