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Piedmont Oncology Virtual Symposium 2021

June 12, 2021 • 7:00 AM - 1:40 PM

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Agenda

7:00 a.m.
Registration/ Virtual Exhibit Hall
7:30 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions
Pratik Thaker, MD - Piedmont Family Medicine

7:35 a.m.

Keynote Address: Improving Care Delivery and Outcomes for Older Patients with Cancer and their Caregivers
Supriya Mohile, MD, MS – James Wilmot Cancer Institute, University of Rochester

8:25 a.m.

Medical Cannabis
Randall Tackett, PhD – Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy UGA

8:55 a.m.

Toxicities of Immunotherapy
Samantha Shams, MD – Piedmont Cancer Institute

9:20 a.m.
Break
9:35 a.m.

Efficacy of Low Dose Lung CT Screening
Andrew Maloney MD – Piedmont Heart Institute Thoracic Surgeons

10:05 a.m.

Update on Lung Cancer
Patricia Rich, MD – Piedmont Heart Institutey

10:35 a.m.

Update on Colon Cancer
Andrew Pippas, MD – John B. Amos Cancer Center

11:05 a.m.

Update on Genetic Screening
Amanda Eppolito, MS, CGC – Piedmont Healthcare

11:35 a.m.

Practical Management of CNS Metastases
Erin Dunbar, MD and David McCracken, MD– Piedmont Brain Tumor Center

12:00 p.m.
Break
12:15 p.m.

The Role of An Integrated Health System Specialty Pharmacy in Oral Chemotherapy
Amber Keeton, Pharm D

12:45 p.m.

Antineoplastic Therapy in HIV Positive Patients
Chelsea Parry, Pharm D

1:15 p.m.

USP 800 Update
Cody Burger, Pharm D


*Agenda subject to change


Pharmacy Credit

ACPE

Educational Review Systems is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Participants of the session who complete the evaluation and provide accurate NABP e-Profile information will have their credit for 5 contact hours (0.5 CEU) submitted to CPE Monitor as early as 14 days after the event and no later than 60 days after the event. Please know that if accurate e-Profile information is not provided within 60 days of the event, credit cannot be claimed after that time. The participant is accountable for verifying the accurate posting of CE credit to their CPE Monitor account within 60 days.

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* Piedmont Healthcare is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Piedmont Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Piedmont Healthcare is an approved provider of nursing continuing professional development by the South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Approval valid through August 30, 2022.

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