Annual UPMC Hillman Cancer Center APP Meeting

October 18, 2021

Learning Objectives

  • Review normal hematopoiesis
  • Review how cytotoxic chemotherapy impacts hematopoiesis
  • Understand mechanism of action and uses of Trilaciclib
  • Review case study and apply learned knowledge of Trilaciclib to the case
  • Describe the need for primary palliative care in this setting and current national guideline for implementation
  • Review standardized evaluation tools that can be integrated into practice
  • Evaluate effect of primary palliative care on palliative consults and symptoms over time while inpatient for stem cell/cellular therapy
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 2.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 2.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
07/08/2021
Course expires: 
10/26/2021
Event starts: 
10/18/2021 - 6:15pm
Event ends: 
10/18/2021 - 8:15pm
UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Microsoft Teams
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Clare Boast, MPA, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Senior

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Arnold Palmer Pavilion at Mountain View

Jaime Kriner, PA-C

Director, APP Relations

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Alicia McGrain, CRNP/GNP, AOCNP

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Mt. View

Vicky Reiser, AG-ACNP, CRNP, BMTCN, OCN

Nurse Practitioner
Hematology/Oncology Stem Cell Transplant Service

UPMC Shadyside/Hillman Cancer Center

Monica Siegel, MSN, CRNP, AOCNP

HOA APP Supervisor

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, Jefferson

 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The University of Pittsburgh has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 2 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 2 contact hours.

All other learners will receive a certificate of attendance.

To receive 2 Contact Hours, the learner must register attendance, virtually attend the entire live activity, and complete the activity evaluation.

Available Credit

  • 2.00 AAPA Category I CME
  • 2.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 2.00 Attendance
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