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Curing Cancer Using…

Curing Cancer Using the Immune System

Faculty: Michael Wong, MD, PhD, FRCPC & Krista Rubin, MS, RN, FNP-BC

Release Date: 03/03/2014
Expiration Date: 03/03/2016

Target Audience:
RNs, NPs, LPNs and other healthcare professionals caring for patients with dermatology.

Estimated time for completion: 90 minutes
The fee for this activity is $15 for DNA members, $25 for nonmembers. No refunds provided.
This activity is awarded 1.50 contact hour(s).

CREDIT INFORMATION

Nurses:
The Dermatology Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5708.

To Receive Credit:

  1. Watch the video in its entirety.
  2. Complete/submit the post test and evaluation.
  3. Receive a passing score of 70% or more to receive credit.
  4. Print out your certificate, as well as save it to your computer.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Program Purpose:
The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to gain knowledge of new therapies to treat malignant melanoma using the immune system.

Learning Objectives:
Upon successful completion of this educational program, the participant should be able to:

  • Describe the structure and function of the immune system and how it relates to melanoma treatment.
  • Describe new therapies to treat malignant melanoma that utilize the immune system.
  • Identify future therapies to treat cancer.


DISCLOSURES

Planning committee members:

  • Dorothy Caputo, MA, BSN, RN, Lead Nurse Planner
  • Kristen C. Miller, RN, MSN, FNP, Nurse Planner
  • Theresa Coyner, ANP-BC, DCNP, Content Expert

have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships or conflicts of interest with commercial interests related directly or indirectly to this educational activity.

Faculty:

  • Michael Wong, MD, PhD, FRCPC
  • Krista Rubin, MS, RN, FNP-BC

have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships or conflicts of interest with commercial interests related directly or indirectly to this educational activity.

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT OR NON-COMMERCIAL SPONSORSHIP:
There is no commercial support or non-commercial sponsorship for this activity.