NCOA/SCOS 2022 Joint Conference - February 11, 2022

Charlotte, NC US

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Oncology health care providers must constantly adjust to changes in cancer care related to the rapid pace of research and evolving rules and regulations affecting practice and payment. These changes can influence clinical guidelines and best practices in cancer care. They may lead to changes in how providers run their practices and patients navigate treatment options. The COVID-19 pandemic has increased demands on providers to keep up while continuing to provide their patients the care they need. 

Target Audience

Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners

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.  
  2. Use new knowledge of state and federal legislation to support cost-effective decision-making without compromising the quality of patient care and to support patients in navigating financial impact of cancer care. 
  3. Explain changes in ABIM requirements for the maintenance of certification. 
  4. Describe the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on patients. 
  5. Examine how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected their ability to achieve work-life balance. 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 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 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 3.25 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.
    • 2.00 ANCC Pharmacology
  • 3.75 Participation
Course opens: 
02/11/2022
Course expires: 
02/10/2023
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Saturday January 29, 2022

7:40 AM                            Virtual Registration Open

7:50 AM                            Welcome and Introductions

Benjamin M. Parsons, DO

President, Wisconsin Association of Hematology and Oncology 

Session I Moderator:     Sailaja Kamaraju, MD, MS

Medical College of Wisconsin 

8:00 AM                            Localized Therapy: Updates from a Surgery Perspective

Meeghan A Lautner, MD, FACS

University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health 

8:30 AM                            Localized Therapy: Recent Advances in Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer

Adam Currey, MD

Medical College of Wisconsin 

9:00 AM                            Break

9:10 AM                            Advances in HER2 Positive Breast Cancer

William Gradishar, MD Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine 

9:40 AM                            Break

9:50 AM                            Updates in Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Lubna Chaudhary, MD, MS

Medical College of Wisconsin 

10:20 AM                          Break

Session II Moderator:    Kari B. Wisinski, MD

University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center 

10:30 AM                          Updates in Hormone Receptor Positive Breast Cancer

Ruth O’ Regan, MD

University of Rochester

11:00 AM                          Break

11:10 AM                          Precision Medicine and Genomic Update

Mark E. Burkard, MD, PhD

University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center 

11:40 AM                          Break

11:50 AM                          CNS Metastasis in Breast Cancer and Treatment Updates

Sailaja Kamaraju, MD, MS Medical College of Wisconsin

12:20 PM                          Wrap-Up and Acknowledgements

The Westin Charlotte
601 S College St
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States
+1 (704) 375-2600

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 North Carolina Oncology Association and the South Carolina Oncology Society.

Boston University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 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 North Carolina Oncology Association and the South Carolina Oncology Society.

Contact Hours: 3.25

Available Credit

  • 3.75 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 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 3.25 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.
    • 2.00 ANCC Pharmacology
  • 3.75 Participation
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