Cancer and Hematology Centers hold annual APP symposium

November 14, 2017

The Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers recently held its 2017 Annual Advanced Practice Provider (APP) Education and Team Building Symposium.

The Cancer and Hematology Centers’ APP team consists of 25 APPs on 10 different disease teams.

The annual symposium provides an opportunity for professional development and collaboration across teams.

Presentations included:

  • Dr. Rona Sonabend on “Endocrinopathies in Children with Cancer”
  • Dr. Amanda Berger on “Pain and Pain Management in Children with Cancer”
  • Pat Wills Bagnato on “Mentorship Relationships”

There also was a teleconference call with the Association of Pediatric Hematology Oncology Nurses (APHON®) on their Mentorship Program.