Professional Education

Welcome to our new professional education section! Here you will find continuing education opportunities as well as other useful resources.

 

Cancer Prevention

 

Hot Topics and Promising Practices in Radon Control (Click to download the .WMV file.)

This January 2014 webinar included four presentations addressing hot topics and promising practices in radon control. Presentation topics included smoking and radon, the Iowa Cancer Consortium's radon control efforts, Utah's 2013 Concurrent Resolution on Radon Gas, and promising practices from around the country.

 

Improving the Food Environment through Changes to Policy, Systems, and the Environment (Click to download the .WMV file.)

This March 2014 webinar included three presentations highlighting issues regarding the food environment and successful efforts to address them.

 

 

Colorectal Cancer


Colorectal Cancer Webinars

Three CME opportunities on colorectal cancer screening guidelines, the colorectal cancer screening toolkit, and systems change.
Presented by: The Pennsylvania Governor's Office of Health Care Reform, Pennsylvania Department of Health Colorectal Cancer Control Program, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians

 

 

How to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates in Practice: Toolbox & Guide

Designed for primary care providers and their office managers, this toolbox and guide outlines various ways to set up an office policy, reminder system, and effective communication system aimed at increasing colorectal cancer screening rates.
Presented by: the American Cancer Society, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable, and Thomas Jefferson University

 

 

Women's Health

 

All your questions about menopause...Answered!

Dr. Catherine Wheeler from the University of Utah discusses what menopause is and why it occurs, common symptoms of menopause and how to alleviate them, the risks and benefits of hormone replacement therapy, and much more! Please Note: The sound quality decreases from 35:00 to 37:00 minutes, but improves after that.

Click here to view the slides for this presentation.

 

Ovarian Cancer Management and Treatment

With proper management, the survival rate for ovarian cancer increases by 25%. Utah physicians discuss the risk factors, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, staging, surgical outcomes, future directions for ovarian cancer treatment in this video. Continuing medical education credits are available.

 

 

Affordable Care Act

 

The Affordable Care Act: Implications for Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalitions

A webinar hosted by C-Change which provides an overview of the Affordable Care Act and the implications it has for comprehensive cancer control coalitions such as UCAN.

 

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