Program

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Note: The program below is subject to change.
All times indicated are Eastern Standard Times (EST)
 
Oncology Fundamentals Day for Technicians - January 20, 2018
Time Session
10:00 - 10:10 (EST)

Welcome Remarks

Colleen Thurber, Chair, Education Committee Technician / Pharmacy Assistant

 
10:10 - 10:55 (EST)

Human Error in Chemotherapy Preparation
Rachel GilbertRachel Gilbert Consulting, Toronto, ON

10:55 - 11:40 (EST) Logistics of Centralized Hazardous Drug Preparation 
Sukhraj GillCross Cancer Institute, Edmonton, AB
11:40 - 12:25 (EST) Hazardous Drug Preparation 
Michelle KoberinskiBC Cancer Agency, Kelowna, BC
12:25 - 12:55 (EST) Break
12:55 - 13:40 (EST) Technicians Checking Chemotherapy 
Kelly-Ann Wakeford, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, ON
13:40 - 14:25 (EST) Minimizing Exposure to Cancer Medications 
Rhonda Kalyn, BC Cancer Agency Centre, Kelowna, BC
14:25 - 14:30 (EST)

Closing Remarks

Colleen Thurber, Chair, Education Committee Technician / Pharmacy Assistant