USF Health and H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Last Modified: January 22, 2006
Conference Dates: March 2-3, 2006
Conference Location: Vincent A. Stabile Research Building, H.Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Sponsoring Group: USF Health and H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Conference Web Page URL: www.moffitt.usf.edu
Topics Covered: Skill Building in Psycholocial Oncology and Pallative Care
Conference Objectives: At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to: Identify the primary psychosocial issues faced by cancer patients and their families/caregivers. Determine appropriate interventions for the provision of psychosocial services. Orient clinicians to pallative care concept.
Who Should Attend: This program is specifically designed for clinical social workers, psychologists, nurses, hospice professionals and other healthcare professionals who provide care for patients with cancer.
Registration Information: The regisration fee is $295.00 and is due by February 23, 2006. Credit card payment may be made on-line at www.moffitt.usf.edu, follow the links to Calendar of Events. The fee includes conference materials, continental breakfast, lunch and breaks for two days. A non-refundable deposit of $50.00 will be acepted when accompanied by a letter from your insitution stating that payment in full will be made prior to the program. Cancellations must be in writing at least one week in advance of the program. Tuition, minus a $50.00 processing fee, will be reimbursed.
Conference Fees: $295.00
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.
Jul 26, 2012