The Department of Medical Education is responsible for all continuing medical education (CME) activities. The mission of the Health Science Center's CME program is to provide high quality educational activities designed to enhance physicians' commitment to lifelong learning.
The ultimate goal is to promote and further the practice of evidence-based and cost-effective healthcare in keeping with the Health Science Center's mission to provide excellent patient care.
CANCER SURVIVORSHIP CONFERENCE
Saturday, April 16, 2014
UT Health Northeast
11937 US Highway 271
Tyler, Texas 75708
There are now 13 million cancer survivors nationally and that number is estimated to increase to 18 million over the next decade. Cancer survivors have unique medical and psychosocial needs. The goal of this conference is to provide health care professionals with the latest information on post-treatment cancer care in order to deliver compassionate, thoughtful ongoing management of the cancer survivor.
Lectures will be followed by the opportunity for questions and answers.
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
UT Health Northeast has designated this conference for 1.0 hour of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.
UT Health Northeast is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.
UT Health Northeast designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 credits. Participants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
UT Health Northeast is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
To obtain 5.75 contact hours, you must sign in, attend the entire activity each day, and complete the evaluation tool.
- Cancer in Northeast Texas: Role of Staging and Survivorship Programs
- Cancer Survivorship: What Comes With the New Normal
- Rethinking Cancer Care: The Promise of Healthy Survivorship
- Comorbidities and Complications Following Cancer Treatment
- Cardiac Toxicity From Chemotherapy and Radiation
- The Role of Nutrition for Cancer Survivors
- Physical Activity and Exercise for Cancer Survivors
- The Role of Supportive Care and Palliative Medicine (Ethics)
For more information please call:
UT Health Northeast
Department of Medical Education
or email: email@example.com