Program

View or download the OFDTech19 PDF Program with all the session descriptions and speaker biographies or click on the links in the table below to go directly to the session description and speaker biography. 
 
Note: The program below is subject to change.
 
All times indicated are Eastern Standard Times (EST)
 
Oncology Fundamentals Day for Technicians - February 9, 2019
Time Session
10:00 - 10:10 (EST)

Welcome Remarks

10:10 - 10:55 (EST)

Cancer Treatment Basics
Colleen Olson, Saskatoon Cancer Centre, Saskatoon, SK

11:05 - 11:50 (EST) Hereditary Cancer Syndromes for the Non-Genetics Health Care Provider
Andrea Hawrysh, Division of Medical Genetics at Royal University Hospital, Saskatchewan Health Authority, Saskatoon, SK
12:00 - 12:45 (EST) Proposed Updates to USP Chapter <797>
Eric Kastango, Clinical IQ LLC & Critical Point LLC, Madison, New Jersey
12:45 - 13:15 (EST) Break
13:15 - 14:00 (EST) Technicians Checking Chemotherapy - Development of a Safe System
Kara Browne, Saskatoon Cancer Centre, Saskatoon, SK
14:10 - 14:55 (EST) Pharmacy Technician Drug Access Navigator - Connecting Oncology Patients with Treatment Options
Chris Jensen, BC Cancer, Vancouver, BC
14:55 - 15:05 (EST)

Closing Remarks