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Follicular Lymphoma:
“The Role of the Oncology Nurse in the Management of Follicular Lymphoma – Incorporating New Therapies and Applying Treatment Guidelines to the Clinical Practice Setting”

Nishitha M. Reddy MD, MSCI
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Lymphoma Program
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Breast Cancer:
“The Unique Role of the Oncology Nurse in the Targeted Treatment Era of Breast Cancer”

Marilyn Johnston, MSN, FNP-BC, OCN
Director of Advanced Practice, Oncology
Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center
New York, NY

Acute Myeloid Leukemia:
“The Unique Role of the Oncology Nurse in the Management of Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia”

Michael R. Grunwald, MD
Associate Director, Leukemia Division
Department of Hematologic Oncology and Blood Disorders
Levine Cancer Institute
Charlotte, NC

“Nursing Management of Patients with Malignant Melanoma”

Kathy Madden, RN, MSN, FNP-BC, AOCNP, APHN
NYU Melanoma Program I Clinical Cancer Center
New York, NY

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia:
“Moving Beyond Chemotherapy in the Treatment of Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Therapeutic and Management Considerations for Nursing”

Leslie A. Andritsos, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Head and Neck Cancer:
“Leveraging the Immune System to treat Recurrent or Metastatic Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck”

Tanguy Y. Seiwert, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL




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This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of oncology patients.


7.0 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

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Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Awarded 7.0 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.


The program content has been reviewed by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC) and is acceptable for recertification points.


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