Tennessee Cancer Coalition Summit

June 6-7, 2012  (Wednesday & Thursday)

1:00pm - 6:00pm on Wednesday;  8:00 am-4:15 pm on Thursday

The Chattanoogan Hotel - Chattanooga, TN


The goal of the 2012 Tennessee Cancer Coalition Summit is to bring together the state cancer community to focus on transforming the latest knowledge into strategies that communities, institutions, businesses, and individuals can employ to reduce the cancer burden in Tennessee.  The conference aims to provide information on the latest evidence-based programs and practices in Cancer Health Disparities, Disease Navigation, Genetics, Pharmacology, Memory/Brain Function after treat-ment (chemobrain) and Remediation, Survivorship, Exercise Yoga and Caregiving will be discussed by an outstanding line-up of world-class faculty.


Who Should Attend?  Physicians, nurses, social workers, registrars, clergies, allied health professionals, administrators, advocates, coordinators of school health programs, teachers, navigators, medical and nursing students, health care professionals, cancer survivors or a parents with a child who has been diagnosed with cancer.


Program Objectives: To highlight evidence-based programs and best practices in Cancer Health Disparities, Navigation, Genetics, Pharmacology, Survivorship, Memory/Neurocognitive (Brain Processing) Function and Remediation, Yoga, and Care-giving; to provide the latest continuing education as well as cutting edge practical ap-plication to physicians, nurses, health educators, social workers, registrars, clergy, survivors, administrators, advocates, health educators, coordinators of school health, navigators, students, and health care professionals. to educate and engage professionals on the State Cancer Plan to promote and nurture ongoing regional partnerships and networking opportunities.


AMA Credit:  The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 9 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


For more information, contact Patricia Kassebaum at (423) 364-7996


Accreditation: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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