Seeking Success: Advanced Concepts in Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Conference

Thursday, May 1 at 12:00pm

Hope Ave., Waltham, MA

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8:30 Registration
10:00 Current Trends and Challenges in Central Nervous System Tumors
11:30 Care of the Child with Leukemia
1:00 Break
1:30 Late Effects Associated with Childhood Cancer
2:30 Nursing care of the child with a central nervous tumor
3:30 Break
3:45Psychosocial Considerations in the Care of the Pediatric Oncology Patient and Family

8:00 Care of the Child with Lymphoma
9:00 Management of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting
10:00 Break
10:30 Pain Management in the Pediatric Oncology Patient: Pharmacological & Nonpharmacological
11:30 Thrombosis and Thrombophillia
12:30 Lunch (provided)
1:45 Evidence Based Practice
2:30 Break
3:00 Care of the Child with Anemia and Platelet disorders

8:00 Oncology Emergencies
9:00 Care of the Child with Hemophilia
10:00 Break
10:15 Care of the Child with von Willebrand Disease
11:00 Nutritional Considerations of the Child Receiving Chemotherapy
12:00 Lunch (provided)
1:00 Care of Patient with Bone Marrow Failure
2:00 Palliative Care for Children and their Families
3:00 Break
3:15 Care of the Child with Sickle Cell Disease

8:00 Care of the Child Receiving a HSCT
9:30 Growth and Development in the Hospitalized Child/Back to School
10:30 Break
10:45 Chemotherapeutic Agents: Past, Present and Future Therapies in Pediatric Oncology
12:00 Lunch (provided)
1:00 Care of the Child at Risk of Infection
2:00 Nursing Care of the Child with a Solid Tumor


$275.00 Registration received before 3/25/14
$325.00 Registration received after 3/25/14
$100.00 CHB/DFCI Staff

If you will be needing overnight accommodations, there are numerous options in the area
Please contact Judi Naar:

Confirmations will be sent via email, please be sure to provide an address you check frequently

Pre-registration is required
Registration fee is non-refundable

There is a discounted early bird registration rate for any registration postmarked
by 3/25/14
Please mail check, made payable to Boston Children’s Hospital to:
Judi Naar - Main 9East
Boston Children’s Hospital
300 Longwood Ave.
Boston, MA 02115



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