Join us for an update on some of the new exciting treatments for cancer patients. This program will focus on treatments specifically for hematological, lung, and gynecological cancers. Our presenters will give you a glimpse into the future of therapies and potential cures in the field of oncology.
This program is free. Dinner and registration will be provided at 6:30 pm.
To educate oncology professionals on the current treatment options being utilized to improve the treatment outcomes and quality of life for individuals living with a hematological, lung or gynecological malignancy.
At the conclusion of the program, participants should be able to:
Identify the current updates in the treatment of leukemias and lymphomas
Understand the benefits of minimally invasive surgery for lung cancer
Know the role of robotics in the treatment of lung cancer
Be aware of the potential benefits of robotic surgery for lung cancer
This program is open to all oncology professionals.
Approval for nurses has been obtained by the National Office of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society under provider number CEP 5832 to award 1.5 continuing education contact hour(s) through the California Board of Registered Nursing. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), provider number 1105, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org Approved Continuing Education Program (ACE). Approval Period: 12/2011-12/2014. LLS maintains responsibility for the program. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers will receive #1.5 CE clinical clock hour(s). Upon completion of this program and submission of the activity evaluation and license number, a certificate of completion will be issued to you following the program.