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

When

April 17, 2015, 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Where

Multnomah Athletic Club, 1849 SW Salmon St., Portland, OR 97205

Registration

Fees: $50 for physicians; $25 for non-physicians.

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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

Accreditation

OHSU University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit

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.