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Current Issues in Cancer Care- 2021 LIVESTREAM CNE Conference

October 26, 2021

This livestream CNE conference will present a variety of updates in diagnosis, care and treatment of cancer patients. Topics include the nurse navigator role, liquid biopsies, carbon therapy, pharmacology, mindfulness, acupressure and massage therapy, and allogeneic stem cell transplant. Types of cancer highlighted are: pancreatic, head and neck, esophageal, and multiple myeloma.

Livestream on October 26, 2021. All sessions will be recorded and available for registered attendees to view through January 26, 2022.

Target Audience

This livestream CNE conference is designed for nurses and other healthcare professionals providing care for patients with any type of cancer. 

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify new diagnosis and treatments for care of patients with pancreatic, head and neck, multiple myeloma, and esophageal cancers
  • Describe the role of the nurse navigator
  • List one update in pharmacology related to cancer care
  • Outline two methods to practice mindfulness in daily life
  • Describe one emerging topic in allogeneic stem cell transplant

 

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.50 ANCC
  • 7.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
10/26/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/26/2021 - 5:30pm
Cost:
$300.00
7:50 AMWelcome and Announcements  
8:00 AMPancreatic Cancer: reasons for increased diagnosis, and newest treatment  HalfdanarsonThor
8:30 AMTrutyMark
9:00 AMBreak  
9:10 AMAdvances in Allogeneic stem cell transplantAlkhateeb Hassan
9:55 AMBreak  
10:05 AMMyeloma Management 2021GertzMorie
11:05 AMBreak  
11:15 AMSuccessful Communication Strategies for the Development of the Nurse Navigator RoleAltmanKristin
FoleyTarin
MartinCaryn
11:45 AMLunch/Exhibitors  
12:30 PMCirculating tumor DNA (ctDNA) for minimal residual disease (MRD) detection in colorectal cancerJinZhaohui
12:45 PMBreak  
12:55 PMEsophageal CancerPitotHenry
1:25 PMBreak  
1:35 PMSurvivorship: Life after Head/Neck CancerFazerCasey
2:10 PMBreak  
2:20 PMMassage Therapy for the Hospitalized Oncology PatientDionLiza
3:05 PMBreak  
3:15 PMCarbon Ion Radiotherapy: Why, What and How?MahajanAnita
3:45 PMBreak  
3:55 PM"News" Worthy Updates in Hematology OncologyFinnesHeidi
4:55 PMBreak  
5:05 PMMindfulness and the Navigation of Chronic ConditionsBenzoRoberto
5:35 PMAdjourn  

This livestream CNE conference will be presented on a customized virtual event platform. Registered participants will have access to the recorded sessions for 3 months after the live conference.

Course Director
Denise Rismeyer, MSN, RN, NPD-BC
Nursing Education Specialist-Continuing Nursing Education Program
Assistant Professor of Nursing, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Department of Nursing
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Faculty
Hassan Alkhateeb, MD
Physician 
Department of Hematology
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Kristin M. Altman, MSN, RN
Department of Nursing
Instructor in Nursing
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic, 
Phoenix, AZ

Roberto P. Benzo, MD
Physician
Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care
Associate Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Liza J. Dion
Message Therapist
Department of Integrative Medicine and Science
Instructor in Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Casey A. Fazer-Posorske, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Department of Medical Oncology
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Heidi D. Finnes, Pharm.D., R.Ph
Department of Pharmacy Services
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Tarin E. Foley, RN
Staff Nurse
Department of Nursing
Mayo Clinic 
Phoenix, AZ

Morie A. Gertz, MD
Physician
Department of Hematology
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Thor Halfdanarson, MD
Physician
Department of Medical Oncology 
Professor of Oncology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic 
Rochester, MN

Zhaohui Jin, MD
Physician
Department of Medical Oncology
Assistant Professor of Oncology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Anita Mahajan, MD
Physician 
Department of Radiation Oncology
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Caryn E. Martin, RN
Staff Nurse
Department of Nursing 
Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, AZ

Henry C. Pitot, MD
Physician 
Department of Medical Oncology
Associate Professor of Oncology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Mark J. Truty, MD, MS
Physician
Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery
Associate Professor of Surgery
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statements

ANCC
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 7.50 ANCC contact hours.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

Available Credit

  • 7.50 ANCC
  • 7.50 Attendance

If you are interested in being an exhibitor at this conference, email Noella Lund for more information.

Price

Cost:
$300.00
Please login or register to take this course.

Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to  cne@mayo.edu.
If the cancellation is made prior to the start of the activity, a refund less an administration fee of $25 will be issued. If the cancellation is made after the start of the activity, no refund will be issued. All refunds will be made using the same method as the original payment.