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Tuesday, February 10, 2015
10 to 11 AM
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Bojana Stevich-Heemer, MS, PharmD, BCOP
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Title: Updates on the Management of Nausea and Vomiting in Oncology Patients
Join us for this encore presentation of a continuing education program presented at PPA's 2014 Annual Conference!
This program will review the pathophysiology of nausea and vomiting, risk factors for nausea and vomiting, current treatments of nausea and vomiting based on the risk factors and emetogenic potential of chemotherapy agents, new National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines on the management of nausea and vomiting in oncology patients, and a review of medications used for the management of nausea and vomiting in oncology patients.
Speaker: Bojana Stevich-Heemer, MS, PharmD, BCOP, Assistant Professor, LECOM School of Pharmacy and Hematology & Oncology and Palliative Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Erie Veterans Affair Medical Center
Target Audience: Pharmacists with an interest in oncology treatment
CE Credit: 1.0 Contact Hour (0.10 CEUs)
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1. Explain pathophysiology of nausea and vomiting in oncology patients.
2. List risk factors for nausea and vomiting in oncology patients.
3. Identify emetic risk of different chemotherapy agents and regimens.
4. Describe the management of nausea and vomiting based on different emetogenic potential of chemotherapy regimens and National Cancer Comprehensive Network Guidelines.
Schedule: 9:55 to 10:00 AM - Attendees log in
10:00 to 11:00 AM - CE Program
Activity Type: Knowledge-based
Cost: PPA Members - Free
Non-Members - $20
Requirements to receive credit:
Participants must attend the entire program and complete an online
evaluation survey within one week. PPA must have your CPE Monitor ID
and birthday on file to issue credit.
*NOTE: Participants who received credit for this program at the PPA Annual Conference are not eligible to receive credit a second time.
Use the link above to register for this program.
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer
Required: iPhone®*, iPad®*, Android™ phone or Android tablet
*iPad® and iPhone® users may not have access to all interactive capabilities but may still attend the webinar.
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