Education & CPD

Introduction to Oncology - "From Symptom to Specialist"

6.0NMBI CEUs

* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

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  •   Date: Tuesday, 05 December 2017
  •   Registration: Tuesday, 05 December 2017 09:45
  •   Start: Tuesday, 05 December 2017 10:00
  •   End: Tuesday, 05 December 2017 16:00
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, The Whitworth Building North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7

Description

This programme empowers nurses to care for cancer patients by advancing participants’ existing knowledge and giving guidance on how to integrate this knowledge into practice. A combination of theoretical learning and case study presentations makes this programme an enjoyable learning experience. The programme aims to meet the learning needs of nurses who do not have
specialist cancer postgraduate education who are caring for cancer patients. An overview of cancer care in Ireland will be provided and key topics will be discussed. The programme will explore the patient pathway from diagnosis to treatment as well
as carcinogenesis, the causes of cancer and the metastatic process.
  • Tuesday, 05 December 2017

  • 09:45
    Registration
  • 10:00
    Start
  • 16:00
    End
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, The Whitworth Building North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7
Reading List

For access to any of the references below, please contact the library. e: library@inmo.ie, t: 01 6640614

  1. American Society of Clinical Oncology, (2017) American Society of Clinical Oncology Guidelines, tools and resources .

  2. National Cancer Registry Ireland, (2017) National Cancer Registry Ireland Publications .

  3. National Cancer Control Programme, (2017) National Cancer Control Programme Publications .