Cancer Rehabilitation Therapy Symposium: Modalities and Interventions to Improve Functionality in Cancer Patients

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Target Audience

Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Speech Therapists and Assistants

Description

This course is intended for occupational, physical, and speech therapists who currently treat or have an interest in treating patients with cancer. Attendees will be given evidence-based tools to use when evaluating cancer survivors, developing treatment plans and addressing common physical and cognitive impairments caused by cancer or its treatments.

Location:
Levine Cancer Institute - Morehead
1021 Morehead Medical Dr., Charlotte, NC 28204
Conference Room 3035

Parking:
Park in the Morehead Medical Plaza and walk over the sky-bridge on the 3rd floor of the parking deck to access the Levine Cancer Institute.


Faculty:
Nicole Stout DPT, CLT-LANA, FAPTA

Also, Featuring Atrium Health Expert Faculty:
Vish Raj, MD
Terrence Pugh, MD
Brittany Lorden, MHS, OTR/L, CLT
Joanna Edeker, PT, DPT
Della Franklin, MSP, CCC-SLP
Jennifer W. Hartzell, PsyD, ABPP-CN, Board Certified Clinical Neuropsychologist
Sarah Sangermano MS, OTR/L


Occupational Therapy:
As of July 1, 2018, the NCBOT no longer accepts applications for pre-approval of CCAs. OT practitioners need to make sure they are completing activities that comply with Section .0800 of the NCBOT Rules.

Charlotte AHEC, NC AHEC system, is an approved provider by the North Carolina Board of Physical Therapy Examiners with regard to activities directly related to physical therapy for continued competence.

Objectives

  • Define cancer rehabilitation and its role in cancer survivorship
  • Identify common physical and cognitive impairments experienced by cancer survivors and therapy interventions to address those impairments
  • Understand the medical management of cancer survivors and how it impacts therapy participation
  • Identify common therapy outcome measures used with cancer patients and how to incorporate these into goal setting at all points of the cancer care continuum

Contact

Jorge O Rudko, BTech, CI, 704-512-6576

Sessions

Status
Open
Date(s)
Aug 25, 2018
Time
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Check-In Time
7:30 AM
Credit
0.70 - CEU
7.00 - Contact Hours
7.00 - NCBPTE Contact Hours
Location
Levine Cancer Institute
Description
This course is intended for occupational, physical, and speech therapists who currently treat or have an interest in treating patients with cancer. Attendees will be given evidence-based tools to use when evaluating cancer survivors, developing treatment plans and addressing common physical and cognitive impairments caused by cancer or its treatments. Location: Levine Cancer Institute - Morehead 1021 Morehead Medical Dr., Charlotte, NC 28204 Conference Room 3035 Parking: Park in the Morehead Medical Plaza and walk over the sky-bridge on the 3rd floor of the parking deck to access the Levine Cancer Institute. Faculty: Nicole Stout DPT, CLT-LANA, FAPTA Also, Featuring Atrium Health Expert Faculty: Vish Raj, MD Terrence Pugh, MD Brittany Lorden, MHS, OTR/L, CLT Joanna Edeker, PT, DPT Della Franklin, MSP, CCC-SLP Jennifer W. Hartzell, PsyD, ABPP-CN, Board Certified Clinical Neuropsychologist Sarah Sangermano MS, OTR/L Occupational Therapy: As of July 1, 2018, the NCBOT no longer accepts applications for pre-approval of CCAs. OT practitioners need to make sure they are completing activities that comply with Section .0800 of the NCBOT Rules. Charlotte AHEC, NC AHEC system, is an approved provider by the North Carolina Board of Physical Therapy Examiners with regard to activities directly related to physical therapy for continued competence.
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Aug 25, 2018
Time
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location
Levine Cancer Institute
Fees
$150.00
Pre-Registration - Breakfast and Lunch Provided
Credits
0.70
CEU
7.00
Contact Hours
7.00
NCBPTE Contact Hours