2019 Pediatric Oncology Hematology Education Day

2019 Pediatric Oncology Hematology Education Day


Target Audience:

Pediatricians, Family Physicians, Pediatric Oncologists, Pediatric Hematologists & all healthcare professionals involved in pediatric cancer care or hematological disorders

  • Nov 21, 2019
  • Nov 22, 2019
BC Children's Hospital
938 W 28th Ave
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The Provincial Pediatric Oncology Hematology Network, in conjunction with the Division of Pediatric Oncology Hematology BMT, BC Children’s Hospital, is committed to providing ongoing educational and discussion opportunities to support physicians and healthcare providers in the care of the child/adolescent with cancer and hematological disorders. This educational day has been developed to reflect the needs of these physicians and multidisciplinary healthcare professionals. There will be opportunity for dialogue, discussion, and Q&A throughout the program.



Thursday November 21 - click here to view

1800 Registration & Dinner
1900 The Private World of Dying Children | Pam Chace, Ilana Katz, Farah Valimohamed & Eric Webber
2030 Evening Ends

Friday November 22 - click here to view

0745 Registration & Breakfast
0830 Grand Grounds: Privacy Obligations in the Digital Age | Dennis Desai
0930 Break
0940 Welcome and Introduction | Elaine Peddie
1000 Life in the North │ Raandi Nesbitt & Alice Christensen
1015 CAR-T Cells Explained │ Amanda Li
1055 Coffee Break
1115 What's New in Neuroblastoma │ Rebecca Deyell
1150 Cannabis and Kids │ Rod Rassekh
1230 Networking Lunch (provided) 
1330 Small Group Sessions 
         A)  The 'F' Word: Safe Opioid Use│ Myles Cassidy & Randa Ridgway
         B) Life with a Bleeding Disorder | Erica Crilly
         C) Life after Cancer: The First Year | Meera Rayar
         D) "Will I give it to him?": Facts & Myths about Sexual Health in Adolescent Oncology | Emily Jewels
         E) Gratitude as a Practice to Enhance Courage and Resilience in the Workplace | Janie Brown 
1420 Travel to Next Session
1430 Repeat of Small Group Sessions
1520 Refreshment Break
1545 Motivational Parenting at the Bedside | Shimi Kang
1630 Closing Remarks & Completion of Evaluation Forms
1635 Tours of the Clinic | Analyn Perez


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NOV 21 EVENING DINNER & TALK: The Private World of Dying Children

Limited to 50 participants;
includes dinner

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