DescriptionThe 3rd North Carolina Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Oncology Symposium will bring together multidisciplinary providers and researchers from across the state who are interested in improving care for this patient population. This virtual symposium will focus on the unique survivorship needs of AYAs in North Carolina. This knowledge-based symposium will feature a mix of didactic lectures and panel discussions.
Jointly provided by
In collaboration with
Physicians, Nurses, Social Workers, Researchers, Psychologists, Child Life Specialists, Advance Practice Providers, Hospital Administrators & Program Directors
- Distinguish outcomes for AYAs from those of older adults and children diagnosed with cancer.
- Examine unique opportunities and challenges related to conducting research in this age-defined population.
- Describe the concept of risk-based cancer survivorship care for the AYA cancer survivor.
- Discuss the roles of the oncologist, primary care provider, and the survivor.
- Kelly Acharya, MD
- Carly Bailey, MA, ACSM-CEP
- Rachel Becker, LMSW
- Suzanne C. Danhauer, PhD
- Kevin C. Oeffinger, MD
- Rebecca A. Shelby, PhD
- Carmina G. Valle, PhD, MPH
- Brad Zebrack, PhD, MSW, MPH
3rd North Carolina Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Symposium: Survivorship
4/23 9:00 AM–1:00 PM
The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.40 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.
3.750 Contact Hours
MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 3.75 Contact Hours.
3.750 Contact Hours
Nurse Practitioners: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 3.75 contact hours.
3.750 Nursing Contact Hours
3.75 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1789 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
3.750 CME for Physician Assistants
Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 3.75 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.
3.750 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM
Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) through the joint providership of the Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) and Duke Cancer Institute. MAHEC is accredited by the NCMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
3.750 Contact Hours (category A) CE for NC Psychologists
MAHEC is recognized by the North Carolina Psychology Board as an approved Provider of Category A Continuing Education for North Carolina Licensed Psychologists. Approved for 3.75 hours Category A.