Naxitamab Administration: A Nursing Education Course


Live Virtual Experience

July 21, 2022 |


This course will provide the pediatric oncology nurse knowledge to deliver safe care to the patient receiving Naxitamab. An expert panel of speakers will discuss pathophysiology, administration, symptom management, and critical care support.

Course Objectives

  1. Discuss the pathophysiology of antibody-based immunotherapy on a patient with neuroblastoma
  2. Review patient and caregiver education for the patient receiving Naxitamab
  3. Explain nursing preparation for Naxitamab administration
  4. Describe common side effects of Naxitamab and nursing interventions
  5. Explain the use of Ketamine in patients receiving Naxitamab
  6. Discuss supportive care resources such as Child Life and Multisensory Dance/Movement Therapy
  7. Recognize side effects of Naxitamab that involve critical care support
  8. Apply concepts learned to clinical case studies

Continuing Education Credit

The Association of Pediatric Hematology / Oncology Nurses (APHON is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by

the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Following course attendance and successful completion of an exam, participants receive an APHON pediatric chemotherapy and biotherapy provide card indicating they have met the requirements of the program. The course offers 3.3 CNE contact hours.

Date & Time(s)


Nursing Continuing Education Office
Tel: (212) 639-6884
Fax: (212) 717-3451
E-mail: [email protected]


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.

Registration fee: $150.00

Registration Deadline: 7/8/22

Cancellation/Refund Policy

A $75 administrative fee will be charged for all refunds. No refunds will be issued after the program registration deadline. Cancellations or no-shows after the program registration deadline are not eligible for a refund. MSK CNE reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event, we must cancel or postpone this course, we will refund the registration fee in full, but are not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees incurred by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

This event costs $150
For registrations outside of the United States, please select ’Not Applicable’.
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