Friday, September 7 – 8, 2018, Marriott Marquis Chicago
This meeting features cutting-edge scientific data from top hematologic experts, provides out-of-the-box treatment approaches, and answers challenging patient care questions during topic-based panel discussions. Structured in "How I Treat" presentations, speakers will provide exciting updates in each of the core hematologic malignancies, including:
Join us for an inspirational day of clinical innovations and political insights at the IOS 2018 Fall Conference. We’ll explore best practices in pain management for palliative care patients—addressing key concerns for opioid management—provide effective strategies to meet the legislative changes ahead in 2019, identify programs to help your patients overcome the financial burden of cancer care, and more!
Registration Open, Networking Breakfast in Resource Center
Welcome & Introductions
Shobha R. Chitneni, MD, President, Iowa Oncology Society
IOWA State Legislative Update
Joe Hrdlicka, CAE, Iowa Biotechnology Association
Danielle Oswald-Thole, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
Local Watch Report: Liver Cancer on the Rise
Donald J. Hillebrand, MD, UnityPoint Health
Networking Break in Resource Center
Pain and Opioid Management in Palliative Care
Bob Twillman, PhD, FACLP, Academy of Integrative Pain Management
Networking Lunch in Resource Center
Leveraging a Multidisciplinary Approach to Multiple
Yogesh S. Jethava, MBBS, FACP, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Association of Community Cancer Centers Multidisciplinary Multiple Myeloma Care Project
Reimbursement Update of CY 2019 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) & Provider Specific File (PSF)
Financial Toxicity & Cancer Treatment in America
Fumiko Chino, MD, Duke University Medical Center
**No CE’s for this session
201 South Linn Street
Iowa City, Iowa 52240
There is no room block associated with this conference. If you would like to make accommodations, please contact the hotel directly or book online.
The Institute for Medical and Nursing Education, Inc. (IMNE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. IMNE designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Institute for Medical and Nursing Education, Inc. (IMNE) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational program provides 4.5 contact hours of continuing education credit.