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Best Practices for Improving Cancer Screenings Series

08 August, 2020

University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine

A virtual learning opportunity presented by Nevada Cancer Coalition to address Nevada's low cancer screening rates and decrease the number of late-stage diagnoses.

Join us August 17 - September 2, 2020


Following the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Clarify, describe and explain current screening recommendations
  • Identify best practices for ensuring eligible patients are informed, and receive appropriate screening
  • Address barriers to screening (COVID-19 impact as well)
  • Empower providers with resources to improve screening rates

CE/CME credit available for physicians and nurses.
Registration space limited, please register early!


Nevada Cancer Coalition Virtual Task Forces


  • MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2020 | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Recommended Cancer Screening for Colorectal
    Sam Nourani, MS MD, Associate Clinical Professor, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine  
  • WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2020 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Breast Cancer Screening Update 2020
    Chivonne Harrigal, MD, Personalized Imaging Consultants  
  • MONDAY, AUGUST 24, 2020 | 5:00PM - 6:00 PM
    Recommended Cancer Screening for Cervical
    Peter Lim, MD, FACOG, Medical Director, The Center of Hope  
  • WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2020 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Lung Cancer Screening: Best Practice for Your Patients
    Christina Alsop, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, AOCNP, Oncology Nurse Practitioner, Renown Health