Stem Cell Transplantation: Achieving the Best Outcomes for our Patients (April 2015)
Continuing Medical Education
Northwest Marrow Transplant Program
A Collaborative Clinical Program of Legacy Health and OHSU
April 17, 2015, 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Multnomah Athletic Club, 1849 SW Salmon St., Portland, OR 97205
Fees: $50 for physicians; $25 for non-physicians.
About the Conference
Experts will share their knowledge of stem cell transplantation, including future horizons for innovative applications of stem cell technology and clinical symptom management challenges.
This program is intended for adult and pediatric oncologists and hematologists, health plan medical directors, health plan case management professionals, nursing and other health care professionals with an interest in hematologic malignancies and the role of stem cell transplantation.
Topics will include:
- Current status and future horizons for:
- Transplant in the treatment of acute leukemia
- Haplo-identical transplants
- Cord blood expansion and graft engineering
- Pediatric transplantation
- Immune therapy / T-cell therapies
- Symptom management challenges, during and post-transplant
OHSU University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
OHSU School of Medicine, Division of CME, designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing: This course is approved for 4.0 contact hours through Legacy Health System Patient Care Services. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider Number CEP8749.