LOS Second Annual Louisiana Cancer Congress
Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, Nurses, and Nurse Practitioners who are interested in the field of Oncology
At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Summarize new research and standards of care for various types of cancer (e.g., breast, gynecologic, gastrointestinal, prostate, kidney, and bladder cancers, melanoma, Hodgkin’s and Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, myelodysplastic syndromes/myeloproliferative neoplasms, multiple myeloma).
- Describe the role of immunotherapy and targeted therapies in managing a variety of different cancers.
- Use new knowledge about the complementary and alternative supplements to conduct discussions with patients about their use and potential interactions with cancer treatment.
Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Boston University School of Medicine and the Louisiana Oncology Society.
Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses: Boston University School of Medicine Continuing Nursing Education is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This educational activity has been provided by Boston University School of Medicine Continuing Nursing Education and jointly provided by the Louisiana Oncology Society.
Contact Hours: 9
- 9.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine designates this Enduring activity for a maximum of 9.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 9.00 ANCC
- 9.00 ANCC Pharmacology
- 9.00 Participation