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2008 What's New in Blood and Marrow Transplant: A Clinical and Research Update

Details

11/7/2008
Great Hall, Coffman Memorial Union
Minneapolis, MN

Location

Coffman Memorial Union, Great Hall
300 Washington Avenue, SE
Minneapolis, MN55455

Phone: (612) 624-4636

Registrations will now be taken onsite only.

Overview

The Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview and University of Minnesota Children’s Hospital, Fairview remains at the forefront of advances since performing the world’s first BMT in 1968. In celebration of our 40th Anniversary, the BMT Continuing Medical Education conference will provide medical professionals with information about innovative research and clinical advancements for patients in the field of blood and marrow transplantation.

Audience

Hematologists and oncologists, as well as nurse practitioners, physician assistants and registered nurses who work in oncology or in care management.

Educational Objectives

Following this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the diseases that are treatable with BMT
  • Evaluate patients likely to benefit from BMT, and indicate when in the disease process the referral should be made
  • Describe the management of common complications and late medical effects of BMT
  • Describe recent trends and innovative research in BMT

Accreditation

  • AMA Category 1 credits: 5.75
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants: Accepts AMA Category 1 credit
  • A Statement of Attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting CEUs in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

Please refer to the course brochure for more information on accreditation.

Registration Fees

Registration Fee: $25.00.

Pre-Registration Deadline

Pre-registration for this conference ends at 4:30 p.m. Central Time on November 5, 2008. After this time we will take registrations on-site.

 

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