ACCREDITATION/CREDIT DESIGNATION

Nursing

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity is awarded 17.5 contact hours.

This activity is jointly-provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

This activity is being planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society. The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Additional details to follow.

Educational Objectives        

After participating in the activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Interpret the strengths and weaknesses of recent and ongoing clinical trials (knowledge, competence).
  • Provide updated research on NETs diagnosis and treatment (knowledge).
  • Utilize Interventional Oncology and Nuclear Medicine where appropriate to improve patient care & outcomes (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes).
  • Incorporate recently approved treatments into a patient treatment plan (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes).
  • Formulate a comprehensive career plan for early career clinicians that integrates clinical, research, and practical aspects (knowledge, competence).
  • Apply recent findings in diagnostic and treatment of NETS to your practice and/or research (knowledge, competence).
  • Identify different modalities of diagnosis and treatment of NETS that will result in improved patient outcomes (knowledge).
  • Compare the strengths and weaknesses of the diagnosis and treatment options for Lung NETS (knowledge, competence).
  • Compare the strengths and weaknesses of the diagnosis and treatment options for GI/pNETS (knowledge, competence).
  • Compare the strengths and weaknesses of the diagnosis and treatment options for Pheochromocytoma & Paraganglioma (knowledge, competence).