LOS Second Annual Louisiana Cancer Congress

 

 

Target Audience

Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, Nurses, and Nurse Practitioners who are interested in the field of Oncology

Learning Objectives

At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to: 

  1. 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).  
  2. Describe the role of immunotherapy and targeted therapies in managing a variety of different cancers.  
  3. Use new knowledge about the complementary and alternative supplements to conduct discussions with patients about their use and potential interactions with cancer treatment.  
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 9.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University 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
    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.
    • 9.00 ANCC Pharmacology
  • 9.00 Participation
Course opens: 
03/25/2022
Course expires: 
03/26/2023
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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  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: 

 

Available Credit

  • 9.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Boston University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Boston University 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
    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.
    • 9.00 ANCC Pharmacology
  • 9.00 Participation
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