Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) - Diagnosis, Treatments and Support
Speaker: Dr. Kristjan Paulson, B.Sc, M.Sc, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor, Rady Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba. Chair, Leukemia Disease Site Group, CancerCare Manitoba, President, Cell Therapy Transplant Canada At the end of this...
Acute Myeloid Leukemia: Review for Oncology Nurses
This training is geared towards the healthcare professionals in our communities. Cindy Murray and Shannon Nixon, both nurses at Princess Margaret Cancer Center will talk about the nurse management of Acute Myeloid leukemia.
Adult cancer survivorship - What we know (Unit 1)
Caring for survivors
Unit 1: Adult cancer survivorship - What we know. This training is presented in collaboration with the Canadian Association of Nurse in Oncology (CANO) and is part of CANO’s manual Adult cancer survivorship: A self-Learning resource for...
BARF – Bringing Antiemetic Recommendations into Future Practice
This presentation was offered as part of the 2022 BMT Lecture series, in coordination with the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, Alberta . Michelle Dowhan, B.Sc. (Pharm), BCOP and Kevin Thai, BCS Pharm, ACPR are both pharmacists at the...
Canadian Evidence-based Guidelines for Frontline Treatment of CLL
In this training, Dr Versha Banerji, Hematologist, Clinical and Senior Scientist at CancerCare Manitoba and Associate Professor at the University of Manitoba will review CLL Frontline Guidelines in the Canadian Context.
CAR T cell therapy for cancer treatment in Atlantic Canada: Access, research, and the role of nurses
This training was presented to the Atlantic CANO Chapter on February 12, 2024. In this 1-hour presentation, Dr. Mahmoud Elsawy, hematologist, and Rachel Nielsen, nurse practitioner, delved into the world of CAR-T therapy and its impact on...
CAR-T Therapy in British Columbia - Access, Research, and Future Prospects
This training was presented to the BC CANO Chapter on October 3rd, 2023. In this presentation, Dr. Kevin Song, Medical Director, Leukemia/BMT Program of BC, delved into the world of CAR-T therapy and its impact on cancer treatment in British...
Caring for Survivors: An Approach to Long-Term Follow-Up after SCT
Caring for survivors
This presentation was offered as part of the 2021 BMT Lecture series, in coordination with the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, Alberta . Dr. Kareem Jamani is an hematologist at the Foothills Medical Center in Calgary and his a Clinical...
Case Study in AML: Optimizing care in patient’s ineligible for intensive chemotherapy
Debbie Valiquette, will present a case study on the Impact of one of the very promising novel approaches. The combination of Venetoclax and Azacitidine for optimizing care in patient’s ineligible for intensive chemotherapy
CLL: Managing Active surveillance
This training is geared towards the healthcare professionals in our communities. Shoshana Breiner, Hematology Oncology Nurse Practitioner at the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal will present on the topic of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia...