Continuing education program for Healthcare Professionals

As a healthcare professional in oncology, you are at the heart of cancer care for each patient.
Your passion gives them hope everyday.

This program is aimed at health professionals and provides access to training in a self-study format. You can watch them whenever you want.

 The following trainings are available for viewing. Follow the instructions when registering to receive a certificate of participation.

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Upcoming Webcasts

 

Oral Treatments for Chronic Leukemia: From Understanding to Support.

Wednesday April 21, 5:30pm EST

Jennifer Voisey, clinical pharmacist in the Adult Hematology/Oncology department of Eastern Health will present on the oral treatments available in chronic leukemia (myeloid and lymphoid).

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Continuing education program for Heath Care Professionals

Compassionate Conversations: Communications with patients and fam...

This webcast is part of the continuing education program for Heath Care Professionals. Julie Brandly an RN and Patient Services Manager on the BMT/Leukemia Program at Vancouver General Hospital will talk about how to navigate conversations with patients and families facing blood cancer diagnosis and treatment.  Best practices and solutions for communication that more effectively supports patients and their lo...

Overview of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL)

This webcast is part of the continuing education program for Heath Care Professionals.

Join Tracy Regimbald, research Nurse Manager at the Clinical Research Unit of the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal. Tracy will talk about CLL, the most common type of leukemia in the adult population: signs and symptoms, diagnosis, staging, treatments, clinical trials, case studies, etc.   ...

Paradigm Shifting in Blood Cancer Treatment: Chimeric Antigen Rec...

This webcast is part of the continuing education program for Heath Care Professionals. (Duration: 1h) Surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation have been the foundation of cancer treatment for decades. Cancer researchers are now studying how harnessing the immune system can help destroy cancer cells. One type of immunotherapy involves engineering patients’ own T-cells to have a unique receptor, called a chimeric anti...

Covid-19: Caring for a Chronic Cancer at a Distance

This webcast is part of the continuing education program for Heath Care Professionals. (Duration: 1h) In this webcast, Scott Bellerby, an outpatient hematology nurse, speaks about navigating the “new normal” and providing care for chronic cancer patients during a pandemic. Scott shares his experience on challenges faced in clinics during the Covid-19 pandemic as well as discusses what the future looks like for...

Leukemia 101

This webcast is part of the continuing education program for Heath Care Professionals.  (Duration: 75 minutes) Learning Objectives: Overview of the pathophysiology of both acute and chronic leukemia Overview of disease management with a focus on nursing implications Overview of leukemia patient needs & self-care management strategies REGISTER   ...