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2017 Northeast Nebraska Cancer Symposium

Faith Regional University

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CDT)

2017 Northeast Nebraska Cancer Symposium

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Non-FRHS and Non-Affiliated on-site at FRHS
For persons who are NOT employees of Faith Regional, Tilden Community, or Niobrara Valley Hospital, and who would like to attend in-person. Includes dinner.
Oct 22, 2017 $30.00 $0.00
FRHS and Affiliated Employees
FRHS employees, Niobrara Valley affiliated employees, Genoa affiliated employees
Oct 22, 2017 $20.00 $0.00

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Target Audience:  Physicians and Nurses

Purpose:  Update knowledge on aspects of breast, lung, and skin cancer screening and treatment; update knowledge of continuum of care for cancer patients.


1.  Content will be presented on the following topics:

  • Current screening and treatment guidelines for breast cancer (Kinzie Norris, MD)
  • Role of a Nurse Navigator (Melissa Hahn, BSN)
  • Cancer survivorship services (Sheri Sheriff, DPT)
  • Principles of screening and treatment of skin cancer (Rachel Weber, MD)
  • Cancer screening at a lung nodule clinic (Maria O'Hare, LRCP, LPN)

2.  Nurse attendees will complete an evaluation of learning attained at the program

3.  Physician attendees will complete an post-program evaluation 



0730 to 0800          Registration

0800 to 0805          Welcome

0805 to 0920          Dr. Kinzie Norris (Screening and Treatment Guidelines, Breast Cancer)

0925 to 0945          Melissa Hahn, BSN (Nurse Navigator Program for Cancer Patients)

0950 to 1015          Sheri Sheriff, DPT  (Cancer Survivorship Services)

1015 to 1030          Break (refreshments provided)

1030 to 1120          Rachel Weber, MD (Screening and Treatment of Skin Cancer)

1125 to 1145          Maria O'Hare, LRCP, LPN (Screening for Lung Cancer at a Lung Nodule Clinic)

1145 to 1200          Evaluations  


3.1 AMA PRA Category 1 credits                                                                                                                           Faith Regional Health Services is accredited by the Nebraska Medical Association Commission on Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Faith Regional Health Services designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.1 AMA PRA Category 1 credits.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Provider Approval Number NE-618-4-30                                                                                                                     3.3 contact hours                                                                                                                                                 Faith Regional University is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

To receive continuing education credit, nurses must register, attend the entire event, complete and return a completed evaluation and post-quiz at the conclusion of the program.

Questions:  Please call Carol Schlismann, MSN, 402-844-8162                                                                             or Faith Regional University at 402-644-7347.


The presenters and planners of this continuing education program have affirmed in writing that they have no conflicts of interest arising from a relationship with any commercial entity or commercial organization that is relevant to the content being presented at this symposium.  This symposium will be presented without bias toward any pharmaceuticals, medical products, or medical equipment.

NOTE:  To be eligible for a DISCOUNTED ticket, you must be an employee of Faith Regional Health Services, Niobrara Valley Hospital, or be a Genoa affiliated employee.

Have questions about 2017 Northeast Nebraska Cancer Symposium? Contact Faith Regional University

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Northeast Community College
Lifelong Learning Center
801 E. Benjamin Avenue
Norfolk, NE 68701

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CDT)

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Faith Regional University

Faith Regional Health Services

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