Novel Stem Cell Transplants for Pediatric Patients
This educational activity consists of recorded presentations from the 19th Annual National Conference held in Chicago, IL on September 13–15, 2010.
The conference topics have been expanded and redesigned in order to bring valuable, cutting-edge clinical topics to our learners. Conference faculty is comprised of recognized clinical and thought leaders, and sessions will focus on innovations and trends in solid organ and blood/marrow transplantation, oncology, kidney disease, heart disease, disease management, consumerism, and health and well-being.
At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to
- Review state-of-the-art stem cell technologies used to treat pediatric patients with blood diseases, certain types of cancer, immune system disorders or genetic diseases.
Kenneth B. De Santes, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Clinical Director, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Program
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics;
American Family Children's Hospital
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This activity is sponsored by OptumHealth Education.
This activity was derived from content supported by Amgen, Boehringer Ingelheim, Eisai, Centocor/Ortho Biotech Services, Cephalon Oncology, Genzyme, Takeda/ Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Novartis Pharmaceuticals and Novartis Oncology, sanofi aventis, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, National Marrow Donor Program, Allos Therapeutics, and Byram Healthcare.
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- 0.50 AMA - Physicians
- 0.50 ANCC - Nurses
- 0.50 Attendance - General Attendance