CME Dinner Series: Innovative and Practical Approaches to the Management of Cancer Pain

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:October 01, 2015

Time: 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM (PT)

Location:City of Hope , 1500 E. Duarte Road, Visitor Center, Duarte, CA 91010

Event Is:• Identify important clinical considerations related to managing acute and chronic cancer related pain and implement  treatment strategies incorporating, as appropriate, traditional and/or non-traditional therapeutic modalities. • Discuss essential therapeutic considerations, side effects  and desired treatment outcomes when prescribing traditional pain medications for the patient with cancer. • Review, compare and contrast non-traditional complementary and alternative methods for managing cancer related pain. • Develop an evidence-based integrated approach to managing cancer related pain.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

• Identify important clinical considerations related to managing acute and chronic cancer related pain and implement  treatment strategies incorporating, as appropriate, traditional and/or non-traditional therapeutic modalities. • Discuss essential therapeutic considerations, side effects  and desired treatment outcomes when prescribing traditional pain medications for the patient with cancer. • Review, compare and contrast non-traditional complementary and alternative methods for managing cancer related pain. • Develop an evidence-based integrated approach to managing cancer related pain.

Who should attend:

Medical Oncologists,  Surgeons, Radiation Oncologists, Palliative and Supportive Care Specialists, Internists and other allied health care professionals who treat patients with cancer.