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Navigating the Cancer Journey for Better Outcomes

Register now for the 2019 University of Maryland St. Joseph Cancer Institute Symposium

Thursday, November 7, 2019 | 7:30 am - 12 pm

Conference Center at Sheppard Pratt in Towson, Maryland
6501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21204 | 410-938-3000
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*To register for CE Credits, please use the form on the right.

Expert speakers will discuss the latest medical, surgical and integrative treatments for the holistic management of cancer and their impact on survivorship. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM. Nursing contact hours are pending.

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Define the current guidelines for the diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of common solid tumor cancers
  2. Implement current cancer diagnostic, treatment and management of toxicities guidelines into their practices
  3. Identify the physical, psychosocial, financial and emotional needs of cancer survivors and available community resources to help meet these

This unique, half-day symposium is free of charge. Optional breakout lunch sessions will follow the symposium. $15/person.  Breakout session topics include: The ABCs of Research, Nutritional Management of Side Effects and Self-Care for Clinicians. Seating is limited.

For more information, please contact Teresa Mealey (teresamealey@umm.edu).

Who should attend:

  • Primary Care and Family Practice Physicians
  • General Surgeons
  • Medical Oncologists
  • Radiation Oncologists
  • Women’s Health Specialists & Gynecologists
  • Urologists
  • Oncology Nurses
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Other Allied Health Professionals

Accreditation: The University of Maryland School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: The University of Maryland School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

UM St. Joseph Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Maryland Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Contact hour provision is pending.