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Educational Events & Resources

| NCCN Annual Report 2016

Educational Events

& Resources

NCCN 21

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Annual Conference:

Advancing the Standard of Cancer Care

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Date:

March 31 – April 2, 2016

Location:

Hollywood, Florida

Participants:

Live: 1,659

Views of recorded webcasts in 2016: 5,360

The NCCN 21

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Annual Conference attracted more than 1,600 attendees

from across the United States and the globe including oncologists (in both

community and academic settings), oncology fellows, nurses, pharmacists,

and other health care professionals involved in the care of patients with

cancer. Respected opinion leaders presented the latest cancer therapies

and provided updates on selected NCCN Guidelines, the data upon which

the NCCN Guidelines are based, and quality initiatives in oncology. Topics

focused on the major cancers and supportive care areas and included

case study discussion forums with experts from NCCN Member Institutions

and roundtable discussions featuring the foremost professionals from the

academic, patient advocacy, government, payer, industry, and business

realms of cancer care.

NCCN 2016 Nursing Program: Advancing Oncology Nursing

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Date:

March 30, 2016

Location:

Hollywood, Florida

Participants:

Live: 190

Live webinars: 1,847

Views of recorded webcasts in 2016: 1,526

Presentations provided oncology nurses with comprehensive and clinically

relevant information regarding the management of patients with cancer.

Presentations focused on current approaches to fertility preservation,

management of adverse events associated with immunotherapies, and

optimizing nursing care during end of life. Additionally, there were two

sessions with simultaneous programs focusing on hepatobiliary cancers,

chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma, chronic

myelogenous leukemia and brain tumors.

NCCN 2016 Fellows Recognition Program: New Horizons

in Quality Cancer Care

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Date:

April 3, 2016

Location:

Hollywood, Florida

Participants:

Live: 72

Half-day meeting designed to provide oncology fellows and radiation

therapy residents with clinically relevant information about cancer

treatment. Presentations focused on treatment strategies for breast and

non-small cell lung cancers, lymphoma, and brain metastases.

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