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Current Issues in Cancer Care-2022 Online CNE Conference

This online 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: head and neck, esophageal, and multiple myeloma.

Target Audience

This online 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 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: 
  • 5.75 ANCC
  • 5.75 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/19/2022
Course expires: 
10/19/2022
Cost:
$250.00
Pancreatic Cancer: reasons for increased diagnosis, and newest treatment  HalfdanarsonThor
Myeloma Management 2021GertzMorie
Successful Communication Strategies for the Development of the Nurse Navigator RoleAltmanKristin
FoleyTarin
MartinCaryn
Circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) for minimal residual disease (MRD) detection in colorectal cancerJinZhaohui
Esophageal CancerPitotHenry
Survivorship: Life after Head/Neck CancerFazerCasey
Massage Therapy for the Hospitalized Oncology PatientDionLiza
Carbon Ion Radiotherapy: Why, What and How?MahajanAnita
"News" Worthy Updates in Hematology OncologyFinnesHeidi
Mindfulness and the Navigation of Chronic ConditionsBenzoRoberto

This conference will be presented via online recorded presentations.

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

Kristin M. Altman, MSN, RN
Nurse Manager-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
Pharmacist, 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

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 5.75 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

  • 5.75 ANCC
  • 5.75 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$250.00
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.