Caring For The Radiation Oncology Patient: Treatment and Management Strategies

Description

To provide an overview of radiation therapy, side effects and the role of the nurse in caring for patients receiving radiation therapy.

Audience

This course is designed for new and experienced nurses who care for patients receiving radiation therapy.

Credit

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.

Contact hours will be awarded to participants who attend the entire program and complete a program evaluation. No partial credit will be awarded.

Additional Information

See brochure for full program details.

Date & Time(s)

Contact

Nursing Continuing Education Office
Tel: (212) 639-6884
Fax: (212) 717-3451
E-mail: nursingceprogram@mskcc.org

Sponsor(s)

Department of Nursing
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Registration Details

Registration will not be processed without payment. All registered participants will receive a confirmation email with location of program.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

A $50 administrative fee will be charged for all refunds. No refunds will be made after March 27, 2017.

Speaker(s)

Emily Dunn, BSN, RN
Clinical Nurse II, Radiation Oncology

Meghan Gerlach, BSN, RN, OCN
Clinical Nurse III, Radiation Oncology

Catherine Hydzik, MS, RN, AOCN
CNS, Radiation Oncology

Lorraine Kipel, MA, RN, OCN
Clinical Nurse IV, Radiation Oncology

Sally Longford, RN, OCN
Clinical Nurse III, Radiation Oncology

Elisa Mangarin, BSN, RN, OCN
Clinical Nurse IV, Radiation Oncology

Molly Olm Shipman, BSN, RN
Clinical Nurse II, Radiation Oncology

Theresa Porzio, BSN, RN, OCN
Clinical Nurse IV, Radiation Oncology

Janice Terlizzi, MS, APN, AOCN, ACNS-BC
Nurse Practitioner, Radiation Oncology

Cori Tolda, BSN, RN
Clinical Nurse II, Radiation Oncology

Charles M. Washington, MBA, RT(T), FASRT
Administrator, Radiation Oncology

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