Cancer Club Education Meeting - 2018

MNGCA Cancer Club Education Meeting 2018

When: Tuesday July 31st, 2018 8:00am - 4:30pm
Where: Allina Commons - Pettingill side A; 2925 Chicago Ave. Minneapolis, MN 55407


Conference Agenda


The Minnesota Genetic Counselors Association is hosting the annual Cancer Club Education Meeting for 2018. This meeting is geared towards advancements in oncology practice that are relevant for genetic counselors. We aim for a variety of genetics focused topics and oncology specific topics. Target audience is genetic counselors interested in learning more about advancements in oncology practice. This is an unsponsored conference and is open to all who wish to attend.  

Three (3) major learning objectives for the event:

1) Summarize recent advancements in clinical practice related to in Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer; including updates from the literature and review of the 7th International Symposium of Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer.

2) Examine newer testing strategies including Paired Germline/Tumor Testing and Risk/SNP testing.

3) Evaluate current practice standards for oncology genetic counselors including assessment of difficult cases and review of education strategies


Pending NSGC approval for 7.0 Contact Hours (0.7 category 1 CEUs). 

Genetic Counselor CEUs: This event has been submitted to the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) for approval of Category 1 CEUs. The American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) accepts CEUs approved by NSGC for purposes of recertification. Approval for the requested CEUs and Contact Hours is currently pending.


Cost to Register*

MNGCA Full Member

 $15

MNGCA Website Member

 $25

Non-Members 

 $25

MNGCA Student Member 

 $10

*An additional $25 CEU fee is also required for Genetic Counselors wishing to obtain Category 1 CEUs for this event.


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Event Properties

Event Date 07-31-2018 8:00 am
Event End Date 07-31-2018 4:30 pm
Cut off date 07-27-2018
Location
Allina Commons - Pettingill side A
2925 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407, USA
Allina Commons - Pettingill side A
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