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Oncology Nursing Conference - Transforming Care


Friday November 20, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:55 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
Chair, Gayle Homberg, MSN, RN, AOCNS, ACNS-BC
9:00 a.m. Patient Equity and System Best Practices
Terry Mason, MD
9:45 a.m. Peripheral Neuropathy — What the Oncology Nurse Needs to Know?
Maragaret Schwartz, MSN, APN, CNRN
10:30 a.m. Break & Exhibits
10:45 a.m. Decision Making in End-of-Life Care
Kathryn Smolinski, MSW, JD
Developing Your Leadership Competencies to Transform Cancer Care
Deborah Mayer, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN
12:30 a.m. Lunch with Exhibitors
1:30 p.m. Breakout Session 1
Option 1: Oral Oncolytics I — Jennifer Steward, PharmD
Option 2: Clinical Trials and Current Recruitment Trends — Sara Duffey
2:00 p.m. Breakout Session 2
Option 1: Cancer Genetic Risk Assessment: Implications for the Oncology Nurse — Alyssa Grissom, BSN, RN, OCN
Option 2: Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin — Jennifer N. Choi, MD
2:30 p.m. Breakout Session 3
Option 1: Oral Oncolytics II — Christopher Campbell, PharmD, BCPS
Option 2: Multiple Myeloma — Christine Rimkus RN, MSN, AOCN
3:00 p.m. Break & Exhibits
3:15 p.m. Compassionate Cancer Pain Management in People with Addictive Disease
Judy Paice, PhD, RN
4:00 p.m. Meaning at the End of Life: Our Relationship with the Dying Patient
Joan Anzia, MD
4:45 p.m. Completion of Evaluations
5:00 p.m. Reception
* Agenda subject to change

Conference Chair

Gayle Homberg, MSN, RN, AOCNS, ACNS-BC

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