Childhood Cancer Disparities and Timely Diagnosis of Pediatric Brain Tumors
This course for the interdisciplinary health care team (RN, MD, APP) provides a review of the clinical pathways for the diagnosis and evaluation of pediatric brain tumors. The course also includes case study presentations and discussion on diagnostic and treatment considerations as well as childhood cancer disparities.
Estimated time for completion: 1 hour
Advanced Practice Providers, Nurses, Physicians
As a result of this activity, learners will be able to report new knowledge related to the timely diagnosis of pediatric brain tumors in order to provide current, evidence-based care to pediatric patients.
- Identify the most common symptoms of pediatric brain tumors
- Discuss how and when to proceed with imaging and other testing for a childhood brain tumor
- Describe the impact of demographic and socioeconomic factors on pediatric brain tumor outcome
Adam Green, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Scott L. Coven, DO, MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Indiana University School of Medicine
Planners, faculty and others in control of content for this activity have no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies.
Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Children’s Hospital Colorado is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This educational activity for 1 nursing contact hour(s) is provided by Children’s Hospital Colorado.
A certificate of attendance will be provided upon completion of this course.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Attendance
- 1.00 NCPD