3rd North Carolina Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Symposium: AYA Cancer - Survivorship

Apr 23, 2021 Closed Medicine Mental Health Nursing

3rd North Carolina Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Symposium: AYA Cancer - Survivorship

Description

The 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

Duke Teen and Young Adult Oncology
By registering for this symposium, you are granting permission for your contact information to be shared with Duke Cancer Institute, which is a joint provider of this continuing education activity.


In collaboration with

UNC LWFCCC


Target Audience

Physicians, Nurses, Social Workers, Researchers, Psychologists, Child Life Specialists, Advance Practice Providers, Hospital Administrators & Program Directors

Objectives

  • 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.

Faculty

  • 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

Fees

Brochure / Registration Form