Professional Education Events
In addition to the events listed here, The University of Arizona College of Nursing and Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine continually offer professional education courses for nurses and healthcare professionals. See the Continuing Nursing Education and AzCIM Continuing Education websites for courses currently offered.
Julie Bauman, MD, MPH
Associate Director of Translational Research, University of Arizona Cancer Center
Chief, Division of Hematology and Oncology, UA College of Medicine
Elizabeth T. Jacobs, PhD
Professor and Director, Epidemiology Program, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
BEAR DOWN. BEAT CANCER.
In this two-day workshop – designed for Registered Dietitians and Culinary Professionals – hear the latest science while learning new cooking techniques like flavor-building. Gain expertise to guide breast cancer and other survivors in choosing and preparing healing foods and a health-promoting diet.
Joyce Schroeder, PhD, Director of the Metastatic Breast Cancer Research Initiative, University of Arizona Cancer Center, Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology, UA College of Medicine
Pavani Chalasani, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Hematology and Oncology, UA College of Medicine
Presented by: Cassie Garcia, MS, Certified Genetics Counselor, University of Arizona Cancer Center
Expected Learning Outcomes:
- Review the difference between sporadic, familial, and hereditary cancer.
- Summarize cancer risks and medical management for Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer syndrome and Lynch syndrome.
- Discuss the benefits and limitations of genetic testing.
CNE Information: 1.0 Contact Hours