APPOS Boston 2023

Newton, MA US
March 17, 2023 to March 18, 2023

Welcome Back To The APP Oncology Summit

APPOS is a CE conference devoted to providing the latest developments in the multidisciplinary treatment, practical patient management, and interprofessional care of oncology patients.

Join us for this two-day program to earn CE credits and learn the latest clinical and practical strategies to improve care for your oncology patients and communication within your healthcare team.

 

COVID-19 & Health Safety

In alignment with recent updates to national COVID-19 guidelines and mandates, APPOS will no longer be requiring attendees to wear masks or show proof of vaccination. Masks are still encouraged for those who are at higher risk from COVID-19, including those who are unvaccinated, or immunocompromised.

Please note, that we will continue to monitor CDC, state, and local guidelines, and will keep you informed of any additional changes or updates that may impact APPOS.

 

Precautions That We Take:

Common areas sanitized frequently
- Personal hand sanitizer bottles distributed (when available)

- Hand Sanitizer Stations provided throughout the show
- We encourage Social Distancing

 

Registration

Pricing

Deadline

Early Bird$50December 17, 2022
Advanced$75February,17 2023
Final$100March 17, 2023
Student/Fellows*FREEMarch 17, 2023

 

  • Industry Employee** registration is location-based pricing +$300

*Student is defined as currently enrolled in an advanced learning institution and/or studying in order to enter a particular profession. If you would like to attend as a Student, please contact info@horizoncme.com for further information.

**Defined as anyone employed by a drug, device, or diagnostic company. The primary goal of the conference is to educate practicing clinicians on the latest advances and strategies in the care of cancer patients. Because space is limited and to ensure sufficient seats are available for clinicians, Industry Employees may register as an attendee only if you have a clinical title (NP, PharmD, MD, PA, etc). 

Course Overview
The APP Oncology Summit is a two-day conference designed to provide advanced practice providers (APPs) with the latest evidence-based strategies to optimize care and outcomes for patients with cancer. This conference is planned with and for advanced practice providers (NPs, PAs, pharmacists, and nurse specialists) and is a collaborative effort of oncology clinicians from multiple organizations in each community. 

The APP Oncology Summit offers a unique opportunity for APPs from various healthcare teams in the community to collaborate, learn from each other and national faculty, and share best practices on a range of issues related to the care of cancer patients.

Intended Learners
APP Oncology Summits are developed with and for advanced practice providers including NPs, PAs, pharmacists, and nurses.

As part of the multidisciplinary team in the care of cancer patients, students, physicians, and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of cancer patients are also welcome to attend.

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Cancellation Policy: Fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 11.00 ACPE Pharmacy
    The Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This conference is approved for up to 11.00 credit by the Washington State Pharmacy Association.

    This activity is approved for up to 11.00 credit by the Washington State Pharmacy Association. ACPE#: 0130-9999-21--L01-P | Activity Type: Live| Start/End date: Fri, 03/17/2023 - 4:00am-Sat, 03/18/2023 - 1:30pm The Washington State Pharmacy Association (WSPA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education. NOTE FOR PHARMACISTS: It is the responsibility of the pharmacist or pharmacy technician to provide the correct information [NABP eProfile ID and DOB (in MMDD format)] within the evaluation, in order to receive credit for participating in this CPE activity. Following the activity’s end date, there is a maximum of 60 days allowed to upload the CPE information to the CPE Monitor. WSPA will upload the CPE information to the CPE monitor 50 days after the activity - please check your CPE Monitor at this time to ensure the CPE is uploaded in your profile. If you encounter any CPE problems, please contact WSPA at 425- 228-7171
  • 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    Horizon CME designates this Live activity for a maximum of 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 4.00 Pharmacology
    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation through the joint providership of the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation and Horizon CME. The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. NPHF is awarding the contact hours and is responsible for adherence to the ANCC criteria. This course is approved by the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation, California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 16441. Upon completion, NPs and RNs will be awarded up to 4.00 credit.
Course opens: 
08/01/2022
Course expires: 
04/18/2023
Event starts: 
03/17/2023 - 4:00am PDT
Event ends: 
03/18/2023 - 1:30pm PDT
Cost:
$50.00
Rating: 
0

Please note: times are subject to change. Please check the syllabus for the most current version of the agenda upon arriving at the summit.

All Times Listed are for the Eastern Daylight Time Zone

Friday, March 17, 2023

6:45am Pre-Conference Session (00) Bone Marrow Aspiration and Biopsy: A Hands-on Skills Workshop
» Nancy Coady Lyons, RN, ANP - Tufts Medical Center
7:00amRegistration Open & Breakfast Available in Exhibit Hall
8:00amHorizon CME App Overview
8:05amWelcome, Introductions, & CE Housekeeping
8:10am(01A) Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor-Related Toxicities: Diagnosis, Management, and Prognosis
» Lillian Flanagan, MPS, PA-C - Dana Farber Cancer Institute
9:10am(02A) Brain Metastates
» Madeline Couch & Suriya Jeyapalen - Tufts
(02B) Updates in AML
» TBD
10:10amBreak | Refreshments in Exhibit Hall
10:40am(03A) Best Practices for Prescription & Management of Pain Medication
» TBD
11:40amGather Lunch
11:45amBuffet Lunch & Non-CME/CE Presentation Sponsored by Eisai Inc
12:35pmAfter Lunch Dessert Break in Exhibit
1:00pm(04A) Symptom Management: Fatigue
» Dana Guyer, MD - Rhode Island Hospital
2:00pmBreak | Refreshments in Exhibit Hall
2:20pm(05A) Lung Nodule Screening
» Jeane Vaughn - MGH
(05B) Important Practice Issues in Survivorship Care for Patients Following Bone and Marrow Transplant
» Areej El-Jawahri, MD - Harvard Medical School
3:20pm(06A) APP Leadership
» Kim Noonan, DNP, ANP-BC, AOCN - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
4:20pmNetworking Reception

Saturday, March 18, 2023

7:00amCheck-in & Exhibit Hall Open
7:10amMorning Breakfast Symposium - Sponsored by Exelixis
8:00amHorizon CME App Overview
8:10amWelcome, Introductions, & CE Housekeeping
8:15am (07) Advances in Cancer Drug Therapy: Highlights of New Drugs, Expanding Indications, and Improved Strategies to Optimize Treatment
» Ashka Patel, PharmD, BCOP - Dana Farber Cancer Institute 
9:10am(08A) Gynecologic Malignancies
» Richard T. Penson, MD, MRCP - Mass General Brigham
(08B) Sickle Cell Anemia
» TBD
10:10amBreak | Refreshments in Exhibit Hall
10:40am(09A) Updates in Melanoma
» Riley Fadden, DNP - Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center
(09B) GVHD
» Lisa Stewart, NP - Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
11:40amGather Lunch
11:50amBuffet Lunch & Non-CE Symposium Presentation Sponsored by Takeda Oncology
12:35pmAfter Lunch Dessert Break in Exhibit Hall
1:00pm(10A) Cardiac Toxicities
» Jenica Upshaw, MD, MS - Tufts Medical Center
2:00pmClosing Remarks
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Available Credit

  • 11.00 ACPE Pharmacy
    The Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This conference is approved for up to 11.00 credit by the Washington State Pharmacy Association.

    This activity is approved for up to 11.00 credit by the Washington State Pharmacy Association. ACPE#: 0130-9999-21--L01-P | Activity Type: Live| Start/End date: Fri, 03/17/2023 - 4:00am-Sat, 03/18/2023 - 1:30pm The Washington State Pharmacy Association (WSPA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education. NOTE FOR PHARMACISTS: It is the responsibility of the pharmacist or pharmacy technician to provide the correct information [NABP eProfile ID and DOB (in MMDD format)] within the evaluation, in order to receive credit for participating in this CPE activity. Following the activity’s end date, there is a maximum of 60 days allowed to upload the CPE information to the CPE Monitor. WSPA will upload the CPE information to the CPE monitor 50 days after the activity - please check your CPE Monitor at this time to ensure the CPE is uploaded in your profile. If you encounter any CPE problems, please contact WSPA at 425- 228-7171
  • 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    Horizon CME designates this Live activity for a maximum of 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 4.00 Pharmacology
    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation through the joint providership of the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation and Horizon CME. The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. NPHF is awarding the contact hours and is responsible for adherence to the ANCC criteria. This course is approved by the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation, California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP# 16441. Upon completion, NPs and RNs will be awarded up to 4.00 credit.

Price

Cost:
$50.00
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