2017 Oncology Symposium: Hematologic Malignancies and Beyond: A Primary Care Perspective



Welcome to the 2017 Oncology Symposium Registration Web Site!

The committee has worked diligently to ensure this day of education is powerful and useful to you in your care of the oncology patient. Please read through the pages provided here and follow the prompts to register. You can return to this site to update your registration and find information at a later date, as well. 

Symposium Summary

The symposium offers sessions relevant to the primary care physician and staff for the care of patients with hematologic malignancies. New and effective treatments will also be topics of conversation fostering a multi-professional treatment approach for oncology patients.

This year, the Dr. Gerald L. Schertz Memorial Plenary Session will be on the topic of CART T Cell Therapy and be presented by Dr. Daniel W. Lee, M.D., Director of Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant, St. Baldrick's Foundation Scholar Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Virginia.

Other plenary sessions will include:

  • Anemia and Thrombocytopenia work up in primary care
  • Highs and Lows of White Blood Cell Counts: When to call a hematologist?
  • What the primary care provider needs to know about lymphadenopathy
  • MGUS or Myeloma: What's the difference?
  • Lower your risk: The latest in lung, breast, colon, and prostate screening
  • Care for the Cancer Survivor in the Primary Care Setting

Participant Registration for the 2017 Oncology Conference