16th Scott Storm Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Nursing Seminar

April 25, 2014

Purpose and Content

Scott Storm was diagnosed with leukemia at age 3 and was treated at Children’s Medical Center until he lost his battle with cancer at age 11. In memory of Scott, his family established a foundation to support the cause of nursing education in pediatric oncology. Over the past 21 years, the Scott Storm Foundation has provided financial support for nurses to attend national conferences, perform research resulting in publication, and offered ongoing support of the Scott Storm Seminar.

Who Should Attend

Any and all hematology/oncology nurses both pediatric and adult as well as critical care staff.  All nurses are welcome.

Accreditation

Contact hours will be awarded

Credit Designation (CNE, CRCE)

Children’s Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Conflict of Interest

It is Children’s Medical Center’s policy that participants in Continuing Education Credit activities should be made aware of any affiliation or financial interest that may affect the speaker’s presentations. Each speaker has completed and signed a conflict of interest statement. The faculty members’ relationships will be disclosed in the conference materials.

Conference Schedule

7:15 - 7:45 a.m.Registration and Breakfast
7:45 - 8 a.m.Opening Remarks
8 - 9 a.m.The Affordable Care Act: The Sunny, the Windy, and the Stormy Implications for Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
9 - 10 a.m.Future Forecast: Fertility Preservation Options in AYA Therapy
10 - 10:15 a.m.Break
10:15 - 11:15 a.m.Predicting Patterns to Brave the Storm: The Role of Gut Microbiota in the Health of Cancer and Stem Cell Transplant Patients
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.Hats, Gloves and Umbrellas: Integrative Therapies to Pain Management and Healing
12:15 - 1:15 p.m.Lunch
1:15 - 2:15 p.m.Hurricane of Inhibitors and New Developments: The Eye of the Storm
2:15 - 2:30 p.m.Break
2:30 - 3:30 p.m.Thunder and Lightning: Neurofibromatosis
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.Presentation from Keynote Speaker Jim Munroe
4:30 - 5 p.m.Closing Remarks

 

 

Registration Information

Attendees may register online. Please register early.

Registration Fees

$95 – General Registration

$85 - Student Registration

Registration fee entitles the participant admission to the conference, parking, and access to vendors, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks and plated lunch.

Registration is confirmed upon receipt of registration fee. We are unable to process any registration without payment.

For additional information, please call Heather Smith at 214-456-7191 or via email scottstormconference.com

Cancellation/Refund Policy

Refund requests must be received two weeks prior to the conference. No refunds will be made thereafter.

Conference Location

Andrew Ormsby at Cityplace Events
2711 North Haskell
Dallas, TX 75204

Keynote Speaker

Jim Munroe