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Oncology Nursing Review Course

ONCOLOGY NURSING REVIEW COURSE FOR OCN & BMT CERTIFICATION
April 5, 12, 19, 26, 2017  Time: 0800-1630
Attendance to all three days is not required to receive CE contact hours. 8 contact hours are given each day attended.

UCLA Moss Auditorium (Marion Davies Children's Center, "MDCC" A2-342)
805 Tiverton Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095
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Description:
This comprehensive course is designed to provide an overview of oncology nursing. It can serve as either a review for the experienced oncology nurse taking the Oncology Nursing Certification (OCN) Exam or as a foundation for the nurse interested in learning more about oncology nursing.

The course also covers bone marrow transplantation nursing to prepare the nurse for the BMTCN certification exam.

Target Audience:
The objective of this course is to assist nurses to pass the OCN and BMTCN Exams.

Continuing Education Contact Hours:
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12511 for 8 contact hours. Contact hours will be awarded after participation in each day of the program. 

Upcoming Oncology Continuing Education

Day One Agenda: April 5, 2017
*Please refer to the event reminder for the username and password to access the presentations.

 0800-0900  Carcinogenesis  Pattie Jakel, MSN, AOCN
 0900-1015  Care of the Genitourinary Cancer Patient  Nazy Zomordian, MSN, NP
 1015-1115  Care of the Skin Cancer Patient Immunotherapy  Grace Cherry, MSN, NP
 1115-1200  Care of the Radiation Oncology Patient  Kayla Kafka, BSN, RN
 1200-1300  Lunch  
 1300-1400  Oncology Emergencies in Hematology Populations  Stephanie Jackson, MSN, AOCNS, BMTCN
 1400-1500  Care of the Dying Patient  Lori Koutouratsas, MDiv, Palliative Care Chaplain
 1500-1515  Break  
 1515-1615  Colorectal Cancer  Megan Price, MSN, RN, NP-C

Day Two Agenda: April 12, 2017
*Please refer to the event reminder for the username and password to access the presentations. Online presentations will be available 48 hours prior to the course.

0800-0845 Systemic Side Effects  Pattie Jakel, MSN, AOCN
0845-0930 Cancers of the Head and Neck  Raquel Branom, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC
0930-0945 Break  
0945-1030 Psychosocial Aspects of Care - Introduction
Psychosocial Aspects of Care - Handout
 Rebecca Pittenger, LCSW
1030-1115 Care of the Lymphoma Patient  Pattie Jakel, MSN, AOCN
1115-1215 Care of the Leukemia Patient  Stephanie Jackson, MSN, AOCNS, BMTCN
1215-1300 Lunch  
1300-1430 Systemic Side Effects  Melinda Mayorga, MSN, RN 
1430-1445  Break  
 1445-1545  Management of Lung Cancer  Melody Mendenhall, MSN, RN, NP-C
 1600-1630  Test Questions Practice  

Day Three Agenda: April 19, 2017
*Please refer to the event reminder for the username and password to access the presentations. Online presentations will be available 48 hours prior to the course.

 0800-0900  Reproductive Cancers  Paula Anstasia, MSN, RN, AOCN, CNS
 0900-0945 Care of the Autologous, Allogeneic, and Umbilical Cord Transplant Patient  Sarah Larson, MD
 0945-1000 Break  
 1000-1045 Bone Marrow Transplantation  Mectilde M.C. Lambert, MN, RN and Laura Block, RN
 1045-1115 Diagnostice & Disease Evaluation Studies  Haley Castiglione, MSN,NP
 1115-1215 Oncology & Alterations in Nutritional Status  Hanna Chung, MS, RD, CNSC
 1215-1300 Lunch  
 1300-1345 Management of Pediatric Post Transplant Complications  Eliza Kolovos, BSN, RN
 1345-1400 Break  
 1400-1515 Ethical Considerations in the Oncology
Patient  (printed)
 Katherine Brown Saltzman, MSN, AOCN
 1515-1630 Oncology Emergencies  Pattie Jakel, MSN, AOCN

Day Four Agenda: April 26, 2017
*Please refer to the event reminder for the username and password to access the presentations. Online presentations will be available 48 hours prior to the course.

0800-0900 Survivorship  Denice Economou, CNS
0900-1000 Cancer of the Neurological System  Cancers of the Neurological System
1000-1015 Break  
1015-1115 Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors  Sandra Bracket
1115-1200 Management of Acute and Chronic Graft Vs Host Disease  Nikki Alimi, MSN, NP
1200-1300 Lunch  
1300-1345 Epidemiology, Prevention and Health Promotion  Kim Brown, BSN, RN
1345-1445 Breast Cancer  Maddie Kuiper, NP
1445-1500 Break  
1500-1600 Genetics of Cancer  Wendy Conlon

For questions, contact:
Stephanie Jackson RN, MSN, AOCNS, BMTCN
StJackson@mednet.ucla.edu
Patricia Jakel, RN, MS, AOCN
PJakel@mednet.ucla.edu

 

 

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