MCI Multispecialty Grand Rounds: The Role of Rehabilitation Medicine in Improving the Quality of Life for Persons with Cancer

Miami, FL US
September 9, 2019

Exercise and the rehabilitation process can play many roles for the cancer survivor.  Despite the many benefits of physical therapy it is often underutilized in an oncology setting.  During this conference, Dr. Cristian will describe treatments commonly used for cancer related impairments.  Participants will also learn key features of frailty in cancer patients and the impact on cancer care as well as role of rehabilitation medicine in minimizing the impact of frailty. 

 

    Locations

Live- MCI – Tumor Board Room - 3N 110
Webcast 

Target Audience

Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Hematology Oncologists, Radiation Therapists, General Surgeons, General Practitioners, Obstetrics and Gynecologists, Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Nurses, Social Workers, Patient Navigators and all other interested healthcare professionals.

 

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the types of impairments commonly associated with specific typed of cancer.
  • Assess patients implementing the “cascade of disability” method seen in cancer patients and the impact of their quality of life.  

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
07/08/2019
Course expires: 
01/25/2020
Event starts: 
09/09/2019 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
09/09/2019 - 8:30am
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Miami Cancer Institute
8900 N. Kendall Dr
MCI – Tumor Board Room - 3N 110
Miami, FL 33176
United States

Adrian Cristian, M.D., MCHM
Chief, Cancer Rehabilitation Medicine
Miami Cancer Institute

Adrian Cristian, M.D., MCHM indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour, CE Broker Course #20-680158, by the Florida Boards of Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit hour for Nursing, Nurse Practitioners, and Clinical Chaplains. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.
 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
07/08/2019
Course expires: 
01/25/2020
 
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NOTE: Due to limited space, this conference is open to Baptist Health affiliated Medical Staff and Clinical Employees.

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