Strategies for Recognizing and Managing Anxiety and Depression in the Cancer Patient

January 25, 2023

- This dinner program will be a virtual (online) event. -

 

This practical, case-based educational program will help those caring for cancer patients to better understand the rising rates and ravaging comorbidities of anxiety and depression.

Learning Objectives.

  • Diagnose and treat anxiety and depression in the oncology setting
  • Review when and how to treat anxiety and depression using evidence-based principles in prescribing for cancer patients
  • Examine how to best manage pharmacotherapy and when to refer to psychiatric specialists using case-based discussions
  • Appropriately assess patients for suicide risk

Target Audience

This activity is intended for oncology nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, nurse navigators, medical assistants, and other healthcare providers involved in the care of cancer patients.

Presented By

                       

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    Horizon CME designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 ANCC
    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 1.00 credit.
  • 0.50 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 0.50 credit.
Course opens: 
11/16/2022
Course expires: 
02/25/2023
Event starts: 
01/25/2023 - 3:55pm PST
Event ends: 
01/25/2023 - 5:30pm PST
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Agenda

All Times Listed are for the Central Standard Time Zone

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

5:55pmWelcome and Introduction
» Jeana Faske BSN, RN, OCN
6:00pmMeet-the-Clinician Exhibits (non-CME)
6:30pmStrategies for Recognizing and Managing Anxiety and Depression in the Cancer Patient
» Y Pritham Raj, MD - OHSU, Duke University Medical Center
7:30pmClosing Comments
» Jeana Faske BSN, RN, OCN
7:35pmExhibits (non-CME)

Faculty

Jeana Faske BSN, RN, OCN

 

 

Pritham, Raj MD                                                                                                               

Dr. Y Pritham Raj is originally from Maryland and received his BA from the Johns Hopkins University and his MD from the University of Maryland School of Medicine.  He completed combined residency training in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry at Duke University Medical Center and remains on the Duke faculty.  He moved to Portland, Oregon in 2006 to begin teaching at Oregon Health & Science University where he is Associate Professor of Medicine. In 2015 he became the Chairman of Behavioral Health at Adventist Health Portland. He currently serves as the Medical Director of the Emotional Wellness Center which was named a finalist for program of the year by the AABH in 2018. 

Dr. Raj is a clinician-educator whose passion lies in teaching patients, students, and colleagues the evidence-based principles of wellness using a mind-body framework. His research interests have ranged widely from memory disorders to depression in the critically ill to obesity. He has lectured internationally on a variety of med-psych topics.  He enjoys spending time with his three children and loves to write, travel, and play music.  He is also a die-hard fan of the Washington Redskins.     

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    Horizon CME designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 ANCC
    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 1.00 credit.
  • 0.50 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 0.50 credit.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Required Hardware/software

Access to the internet is required.

Supported Browsers:

Internet Explorer 8.0+ for Windows 2003, Vista, XP, Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and above

Google Chrome 28.0+ for Windows, Mac OS, or Linux

Mozilla Firefox 23.0+ for Windows, Mac OS, or Linux

Safari 6.0+ for Mac OSX 10.7 and above


Supported Phones & Tablets:

Android 4.0.3 and above

iPhone/iPad with iOS 6.1 or above

How to obtain credit for attendance (eligibility requirement and process for obtaining certificate)
To receive documentation of credit, participants must:

  1. Login to the educational portal

  2. Attend the educational activity

  3. Complete the online evaluation form. The last day to access the evaluation is February 25, 2023 at 11:59pm PST* 

  4. Attest to the number of hours in attendance in order to generate your certificate 

*Requests from learners to claim credit after the evaluation closes will not be granted