Event Details

Friday, October 9, 2020
7:30 am-4:00 pm
Free to University of Utah Health and Huntsman Cancer Institute employees and affiliates.

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7:30 am-9:00 am – Oncologic Emergencies
Presenter: Jared Wright BSN, RN
In this interactive presentation, Jared will be reviewing four important oncologic emergencies; Syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion (SIADH), disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC), tumor lysis syndrome (TLS), and superior vena cava syndrome (SVC).

9:30 am-10:30 am – Clinical Trials
Presenter: Tran Willis BSN, RN
This presentation will take the mystery out of clinical trials. You’ll learn the basics of clinical trials and how to apply this in caring for your patients in a clinical trial.

11:00 am-Noon – Palliative Care
Presenter: Meredith "Ditty’ Bannon PA-C
Ditty will explore the complex medical decision making with serious illness while helping patients live their best quality of live.

1:00 pm-2:30 pm – Telephone Triage
Presenter: Brenda Sandoval BSN, RN, OCN
Triaging patient over the telephone can be a daunting task. Brenda breaks down the basics of how to successfully triage your patients safely over the phone to give the top quality care.

3:00 pm-4:00 pm – Nurse Resiliency: Emotional Contagion
Presenter: Cassidy Kotobalavu BSN, RN, OCN
We have personal protective equipment (PPE) for our body–but what about our mind? Cassidy Kotobalavu leads training on the concept of emotional contagion–how good (and bad) emotions spread.