H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Last Modified: February 25, 2007
Conference Dates: March 29-30, 2007
Conference Location: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa, Florida
Sponsoring Group: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute & USF
Conference Web Page URL: www.moffitt.org/continuinged - Click on Calendar of Events - Click on to the Month of March
Topics Covered: The purpose of this program is to provide clinical social workers, psychologists, psychiatric nurse practitioners and other health care professionals an overview of the predominant psychosocial and palliative care issues in the oncology setting as well as specific skills that can be used in working with cancer patients and their families.
Who Should Attend: Clinical social workers, psychologists, nurses, hospice professionals, psychiatric nurse practitioners, chaplains and other health care professionals who provide psychosocial care for patients with cancer.
Registration Information: To register online. For more information, contact (813) 745-1741 or e-mail your request to Melissa.Pearson@moffitt.org
Conference Fees: $295 Psychologists, Social Workers, Nurses, Chaplains; One Day $225; Students: 2 Days - $225; 1 Day - $140
Continuing Education: Yes
Jan 31, 2013 - Early palliative care clinic visits, integrated with standard oncologic care for patients with metastatic lung cancer, emphasize symptom management, coping, and psychosocial aspects of illness, according to research published online Jan. 28 in JAMA Internal Medicine.
Nov 12, 2010