MCI Oncology Academic Educational Series: Cancer Immunotherapy – Checkpoint Inhibitors

Miami, FL US
August 27, 2018

Upon completion of this conference, the learner will identify chemotherapy/biotherapy dose-limiting toxicities to include risk factors.

Queenet O. Ibekweh, Pharm. D., BCPS, BCOP will review the fundamentals of cancer immunotherapy checkpoint inhibitors.    


Target Audience

Oncology Nurses, Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Hematology Oncologists, Radiation Therapists, Social Workers, Patient Navigators and other interested healthcare providers

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the basic principles of cancer immunotherapy.
  • Describe immune checkpoint inhibitors.
  • Recognize and manage adverse effects. 


Course Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.50 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Nursing
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/27/2018 - 7:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
08/27/2018 - 8:30pm EDT
Miami Cancer Institute
8900 N. Kendall Dr
Tumor Board Conference Room: MCI 3N110
Miami, FL 33176
United States
+1 (305) 671-2690


Queenet O. Ibekweh, Pharm. D., BCPS, BCOP
Miami Cancer Institute
Miami, Florida

Queenet O. Ibekweh, Pharm. D., BCPS, BCOP, indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in her presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no 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 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1.5 credit hours, CE Broker Course #20-665784, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 1.5 credits for Nursing and Nurse Practitioners. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

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