NCCN 2017 Nursing Program Webinar Series - Clinical Updates and Issues: Colorectal Cancer
The 2017 NCCN Nursing Program: Advancing Oncology Nursing Live Webinar Series will provide oncology nurses with comprehensive and clinically relevant information to optimize patient education and care. Information is focused on current and critical issues to provide oncology nurses with practical information that can be implemented in the practice setting.
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of oncology nurses who manage patients with cancer.
Cyndy Simonson, MS, APRN-BC, AOCN
Duke Cancer Institute
Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships
All faculty and activity planners participating in NCCN continuing education activities are expected to disclose any relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest as defined by the ACCME’s, ANCC’s, and ACPE’s Standards for Commercial Support. All faculty presentations have been reviewed for adherence to the ACCME’s Criterion 7: The provider develops activities/educational interventions independent of commercial interests (SCS 1, 2, and 6) by experts on the topics. Full disclosure of faculty relationships will be made prior to the activity.
National Comprehensive Cancer Network is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
NCCN designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 contact hour.
- 1.00 ANCC contact hours
- 1.00 Participation
Following this activity, participants should be able to:
- Evaluate the potential clinical utility of PD-1 immune checkpoint inhibitors in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer
- Summarize the most common side effects of PD-1 immune check point inhibitors
- Implement strategies for the prevention and management of treatment-related toxicities