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Managing Patients with T-Cell Lymphoma

Date and Time
Thursday, May 15, 2014
3:30 PM - 8:00 PM
 

Location
Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro Hotel
733 W Madison Street
Chicago, IL 60661
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Program Chair
Sonali Smith, MD
The University of Chicago (pictured)

 

 

 

 

Program Committee
Amy Goodrich, MSN, CRNP, Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center
Keri Halsema, NP, City of Hope
Ellen Neylon, FNP, MSN, RN, OCN, The Center for Lymphoid Malignancies, New York Presbyterian Hospital
Barbara Barnes Rogers, CRNP, MN, AOCN, ANP-BC, Fox Chase Cancer Center
Marianne Tawa, RN, MSN, ANP, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

 

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About the Program

The Lymphoma Research Foundation's (LRF) Caring for the Lymphoma Patient: Managing Patients with T-Cell Lymphoma continuing education program provides an opportunity for nurses to learn about recent updates on the treatment of T-cell lymphomas and the management of the diseases. The goals of the program are to increase the knowledge, skills and performance of healthcare providers and to maximize the quality of care for T-cell lymphoma patients.

Additional Information
This program is free for healthcare professionals and participants will earn 4 hours of CEU credits; however, pre-registration is required. Food and refreshments will be provided for all registered participants.

This activity will be presented by leading nursing lymphoma experts. Attendees will learn using interactive case studies to increase knowledge of:
  • Peripheral T-Cell and Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphomas
  • Latest therapies used to treat T-cell lymphomas
  • Nursing management of treatment side effects
Program Agenda 

 

Time Session/Topic

3:30 PM Registration

4:00 PM Welcome and Opening Remarks
Maxwell Mulcahy, MPA, Lymphoma Research Foundation
Sonali Smith, MD, The University of Chicago

4:15 PMPeripheral T-Cell Lymphomas (PTCL, ALCL) Disease Overview and Treatment Options
Side Effects of PTCL/ALCL Systemic Therapies and Nursing Management
Ellen Neylon, FNP, MSN, RN, OCN, The Center for Lymphoid Malignancies, New York Presbyterian Hospital

5:00 PM PTCL Case Studies
Barbara Barnes Rogers, CRNP, MN, AOCN, ANP-BC, Fox Chase Cancer Center
Amy Goodrich, MSN, CRNP, John Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center

5:45 PM PTCL Key Points Summary

6:00 PM Dinner Break

6:15 PMCutaneous T-Cell Lymphomas (CTCL)
Disease Overview and Treatment Options
Side Effects of Skin Directed Therapies and Nursing Management

Marianne Tawa, RN, MSN, ANP, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

7:00 PMCTCL Case Studies
Keri Halsema, NP, University of Colorado, Denver
Marianne Tawa, RN, MSN, ANP, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

7:45 PMCTCL Key Points Summary

8:00 PMAdjourn


Sponsors




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Supporters:

Actelion and Seattle Genetics