Oncology Fundamentals Day for Technicians 2018

Attend a half day of online learning from the comfort of your own home
 
Registration for the CAPhO Oncology Fundamentals Day for Technicians opens shortly. Sign up to be notified when registration opens!
 
 
The CAPhO Oncology Fundamentals Day for Technicians aims to provide CORE education for pharmacy technicians and assistants, and focuses primarily on enhancing patient safety and optimizing scope of practice as the role of pharmacy in cancer care evolves. 
 
Plan to attend the CAPhO Oncology Fundamentals Day, taking place on Saturday, January 20, 2018 as a half day ONLINE learning event. Participate live and learn from the comfort of your own home!
 
The Oncology Fundamentals Day for Technicians will feature CCCEP accredited sessions, streamed online so you can attend the event live from wherever you are. The preliminary program features the following topics:
 
  • Chemotherapy Preparation Safety
  • Logistics of Centralized Hazardoes Drug Preparation
  • Hazardous Drug Preparation / Proper Use of a BSC
  • Tech Check Tech
  • Minimizing Exposure of Non-Cancer Patients to Cytotoxic Agents
 
Not a member of CAPhO? You are welcome to attend this professional development opportunity at the non member rate. Alternatively, join CAPhO now to register at a lower cost, stay informed as the program develops, and access additional educational resources to advance your oncology competence. 
 
Feel free to circulate any email announcements and social media posts to your professional network via email, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. 
 
"See" you online on January 20!
 
 
Colleen Thurber
Chair, Education Committee Technician / Pharmacy Assistant
 

Oncology Fundamentals Day for Technicians Task Force

Colleen Thurber, (Chair, Education Committee Technician / Pharmacy Assistant)
Robin Burns, Alberta Health Services, Edmonton, AB
Claire Imlah, CancerCare Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
Rhonda Kalyn, BC Cancer Agency, Kelowna, BC
Michelle Koberinski, BC Cancer Agency, Kelowna, BC
Karen van der Lee, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB
Kelly-Ann Wakeford, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Ancaster, ON