Cancer Support Community North Texas

2nd Annual Business, Breakthroughs and Future of Cancer Care

Jun 25

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Join us for the 2nd Annual

Business, Breakthroughs and Future of Cancer Care

A Take on Cancer Together Initiative

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 | Eisemann Center

Open to the Public | FREE of Charge | CEU’s, CNE’s & CECH’s Offered

3.5 Contact Hours for Nurses, Social Workers, Professional Counselors & Health Education Specialists

 

8:30-9:30am

Registration & Vendor Fair

Breakfast

 

9:30-10:30am

Kristen Cox Santiago, MS

Senior Director, Policy & Advocacy

Cancer Support Community

  • Cancer Policy & Advocacy
  • Federal, State and Local policies that impact cancer patients
  • Challenges and barriers to cancer patient access to care
  • Policy on a federal, state and grassroots level

 

10:30-10:45am

Snacks & Vendor Fair

 

10:45-11:45am

M. Ray Perryman, PHD

President and CEO of The Perryman Group

  • Economic Impact of Cancer Care and Research
  • Cost of cancer care
  • Investing in cancer research
  • Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas

 

11:45am-12:15pm

Lunch Provided & Vendor Fair

 

12:15-1:15pm

Daniel Nader, DO, FCCP, FACP

Chief of Staff; CTCA, Tulsa

Chief; Division of Pulmonary Services

  • Treatment Advancements and the Future of Cancer Care
  • Genomic Sequencing
  • Targeted Therapies
  • Immunotherapies

 

1:15-1:45pm

Panel Q&A

 

1:45-2:30pm

Vendor Fair & Raffle Drawing (must be present to win!)

 

Application has been submitted to the Texas Nurses Association to award contact hours. Social Workers and Licensed Professional Counselors will receive continuing education credits.

Application for CHES/ MCHES continuing education contact hours (CECH) has been made to the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (NCHEC).

Download your invite here! Questions? Call (214) 345-8230 or email Info@CancerSupportTexas.org!