Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Professional Education Opportunity: Childhood Cancer Survivorship

Goal: To educate healthcare professionals about the late effects of childhood, adolescent, and young adult (AYA) cancer treatment and to improve the learning experience during and after cancer treatment.

At the conclusion of this program participants should be able to:
• Identify cognitive and medical late-effects of childhood/AYA cancer treatment 
• Describe challenges for survivors throughout their lives including education & career
• Develop strategies to help meet the children’s short and long-term medical & cognitive needs
• Understand the complex issues survivors face
• Identify strategies for educating patients and families about long-term follow-up needs

• Barbara Abernathy, LMHC, Ph.D, Program Director, Pediatric Oncology Support Team
• Cathy Senatore, RN, Pediatric Oncology Nurse, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
• Elisa Jones, Child Life Specialist, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital
• Pam K. Wojciki RN-CS, ARNP, APHON, Coordinator Pediatric After Cancer Experience Clinic, Lee Memorial Health System
• Jessica Ardente, ARNP-BC, Childhood Cancer Survivorship Programs, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Date: Saturday, April 13, 2013 Time: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Embassy Suites - Fort Lauderdale 1100 SE 17th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Pre-registration for this free program is required.
Register for the program at or call (954) 744-5310

For more information, Download Flyer 

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