Transforming Multiple Myeloma Care: What the Oncology Nurse Needs to Know

These hour-long, interactive, case-based workshops will explore the role of the nurse in caring for patients with multiple myeloma. Expert oncology nurses will review and discuss the latest treatments for patients with newly diagnosed or relapsed/refractory myeloma, strategies for dosing and adverse event management, and approaches to educating patients as partners in their own care.

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Agenda

  • Multiple Myeloma: Overview
  • Diagnosis and Staging
  • Current Treatment Options in Newly Diagnosed Myeloma 
  • Recently Approved Agents and Combination Regimens for Relapsed/Refractory Myeloma
  • Nursing Strategies in Myeloma Management

Events

Date / Time
Event Details

Faculty

Page Bertolotti, RN, BSN, OCN

Clinical Practice Nurse
Multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis Program
Samuel Oschin Cancer Center at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

Donna Catamero, ANP-BC, OCN, CCRC

Nurse Practitioner
Mount Sinai Hospital
New York, New York

Beth Faiman, PhD, MSN, APRN-BC, AOCN

Nurse Practitioner
Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute
Cleveland, Ohio

Elizabeth Finley Oliver, RN, BCN, OSN

Primary RN
Department of Hematology
Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, Florida

Sandra Kurtin, RN, MS, AOCN, ANP-C

Hematology/Oncology Nurse Practitioner
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Arizona Cancer Center
University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona 

Patricia Mangan, APRN, BC

Nurse Lead
Hematologic Malignancies/Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant
Abramson Cancer Center
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Kimberly Noonan, MS, RN, ANP, AOCN

Nurse Practitioner, Multiple Myeloma
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusetts

Tiffany Richards, PhD, ANP-BC, AOCNP

Nurse Practitioner
Department of Lymphoma/Myeloma
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

Joseph Tariman, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, FAAN

Assistant Professor
DePaul University
Chicago, Illinois

CME

Program Overview
This highly interactive, case-based workshop will empower oncology nurses to provide optimal education and management for patients with newly diagnosed or relapsed myeloma through a comprehensive understanding of the latest treatment strategies and adverse event management.

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to provide education and tools that help oncology nurses provide optimal care for patients with multiple myeloma.

Target Audience
This program is intended for oncology nurses and other healthcare professionals who provide care for patients with multiple myeloma.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Evaluate the most recent guideline changes and new approvals for the optimal management of patients with MM
  • Provide patient-focused education on the available clinical data and new therapeutic options for the individualized treatment of MM
  • Manage adverse events associated with new treatment options for patients with MM for optimal outcomes

Accreditation

Nursing Continuing Education

Credit Designation
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation
1.0 contact hour may be earned for successful completion of this activity.

California Board of Registered Nursing
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13664, for 1.0 contact hour.

A statement of credit will be issued only upon receipt of a completed activity evaluation form and will be emailed to you within 4 weeks.