NURSING EMPOWER: Personalizing Patient Management through Communication and Education on Advanced or Metastatic HR-Positive, HER2-Negative Breast Cancer




Thursday, April 25, 2019

5:30 – 6:00 PM: Registration and Dinner
6:00 – 7:30 PM: Meeting

McCormick & Schmick’s Faneuil Hall
1 North Market Building
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Boston, MA O2109
Meeting room: Shipyard Room

Program Features

– Online personalized nurse quality-improvement poster-generation portal
– Downloadable virtual and augmented reality animations
– Mobile responsive website/app
– Patient case videos
– Intra-activity patient or KNOW patient quizzing
– Reference toolkit

Program Chair:
Shayma Master Kazmi, M.D., R.Ph
Medical Lead of Advanced Oncology, Oncology/Hematology
Comprehensive Care and Research Center
Philadelphia, PA 19124

Presenting Faculty:
Shayma Master Kazmi, M.D., R.Ph
Medical Lead of Advanced Oncology, Oncology/Hematology
Comprehensive Care and Research Center
Philadelphia, PA 19124

Learning Objectives

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Describe the unique mechanism of action that CDK 4/6 inhibition provides as oral oncolytic agents in advanced or metastatic HR+/HER2-negative breast cancer
  • Review the role of oral CDK 4/6 inhibitors in the treatment of advanced or metastatic breast cancer
  • Explore the side-effect profiles of the CDK 4/6 inhibitors and toxicity management in the management of advanced or metastatic HR+/HER2-negative breast cancer
  • Review the oncology nurse’s role in the recognition of breast cancer treatment-related adverse events while optimizing patient medication persistence
  • Assess ways in which to communicate more openly with patients in order to encourage their engagement across all aspects of their care
  • Evaluate current data for decision aids and shared decision-making in optimizing patient and healthcare-team communication and goal-setting

Target Audience

This CME initiative is designed to meet the educational needs of oncology nurses, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare providers involved in the treatment of patients with hormone receptor-positive, HER2-negative advanced or metastatic breast cancer.

Accreditation Statement

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.


This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients with Breast Cancer.

1.5 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

Accreditation Statement:

Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Awarded 1.5 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.


The program content is under review by the Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation (ONCC) and will be coded for recertification points in the appropriate ILNA categories.


In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.


Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.


Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based.
This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

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