Learn from experts working in the field to implement systems to increase colorectal cancer screening in safety net and community health clinics. Our speakers will review practical experience in a clinical setting obtained through project work that successfully increased screening rates. They’ll share implementation tactics, barriers and challenges, and benefits to a well-planned screening program. **No CME/CEU Credit Available for this webinar**
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Nevada Cancer Coalition, in conjunction with Nevada Colon Cancer Partnership, is pleased to host this training via toll-free web-conference. This program is eligible for one free CME/CEU credit. Attendees wishing to obtain a CME/CEU credit must complete a post-test evaluation.
The 2015 Nevada Cancer Control Summit combines two days and multiple disciplines for a robust and diverse conference experience. Day one will feature a full day of sessions for cancer registry professionals and others interested in targeted data topics, as well as a networking reception and poster session. Day two features a full day of plenary and breakout sessions focusing on advances in cancer treatment and evidence-based cancer care.
The Massachusetts Cancer Registry / Dana-Farber / Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center Fall Educational Workshop is Monday December 8, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The workshop is free and will be webcast. More details will be posted as they are availble.
Oncology Nursing Society brings together nationally regarded experts for this one-day conference on Emerging Trends in Palliative Care. There are three conference dates available, including Nov. 15, 2014 in nearby Phoenix, AZ.
The Nevada Academy of Family Physicians offers this three-day conference with 22 CME credits including workshops, exhibits, a hospitality suite, poker tournament and wine tasting. CME credits include DOT Medical Examiner Certification Training, ethics, pre-conference SAM Group Learning Sessions, and workshops.
Hosted at Golden Nugget in Las Vegas with hotel reservations available.
Join Immunize Nevada for a one-hour presentation on strategies for discussing HPV immunization with parents, healthcare providers, community members, and policy leaders. An update on the status of HPV immunization in the United States and Nevada will be given, and an outline of why a risk-based immunization strategy fails to protect patients. Further discussion will include the rationale behind the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ (ACIP) recommendations for universal immunization of males and females at age 11 to 12 and the importance of a strong provider recommendation.
Earn free CME/CEU credits at this workshop for tobacco intervention. Objectives include: learning the Five A model for tobacco use/exposure assessment and interventions for pregnant women; practicing brief interventions and referrals to intensive programs; learning how to document interventions for JCAHO; and becoming certified for maternal and child health basic tobacco intervention skills.
The program has been approved for 4.0 CEU/CME credit hours. Instructors are Dr. Sher Todd and Marta Azzam, BSN.
Don't miss the opportunity to join the discussion at the first Nevada Central Cancer Registry Summit. The Nevada Central Cancer Registry (NCCR) has gone through numerous changes in the past five years as has the cancer system across Nevada. We are excited to be building a new chapter for the NCCR and join forces with our partners to discuss and collaborate on cancer data quality and submission.
This summit has been developed to bring together cancer tumor registrars, cancer data professionals, healthcare professionals, and epidemiologists to:
Join us May 14 for a webinar providing a foundation of knowledge about gender identity and transgender culture, as well as culturally appropriate ways to interact with transgender patients in a medical setting. Special emphasis will be on cancer risk factors and prevention as well as appropriate cancer screening tests.
This webinar offers FREE CME/CEU after completion of a pre-survey and post-test evaluation in conjunction with the webinar session. Survey and evaluation will be emailed to registrants.