Z 1/10/18: Approach to Managing Cancer Related Fatigue

$ 40.00

January 10, 2018
4:00 to 5:00 pm. CST

The registration for this webinar will close on January 10, at 12:00 pm cst.

Instructor: Samman Shahpar, MD, Attending Physician, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapy Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Nurses

Description: This webinar will provide an overview to the diagnosis and assessment of cancer related fatigue. This will be followed by a more in depth discussion on the approaches to management, reviewing key articles and studies as well as treating co-morbid conditions

Objectives: Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the presentation of cancer related fatigue
  • Identify three comorbid conditions that may contribute to symptoms of cancer related fatigue
  • Summarize potential interventions that can mitigate the effects of cancer related fatigue

    Continuing Education Credits

    Speech-Language Pathology


    This course is offered for  0.1 ASHA CEUs (intermediate level, Professional area).

    Physical Therapy 

    This course has been approved by the Illinois Physical Therapy Board for 1 Contact Hour. Approval #216-000069

    The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapist assistant continuing education. This course has been approved for 1 contact hour.

    Occupational Therapy 

    The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is an approved provider for the American Occupational Therapy Association to offer continuing education in occupational therapy. This intermediate level program awards occupational therapists 0.1 CEUs or 1 contact hour. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.  AOTA CLASSIFICATION CODE: Category 1: Domain of OT


    The Shirley Ryan AbilityLab (OH-362- 9/01/2017) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    This CNE activity is being offered for 1.0 contact hours


    Financial – Receives honorarium for teaching this course from the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Non-Financial - No relevant non-financial relationships to disclose


    Online Learning Nurses Occupational Therapists Physical Therapists Speech Language Pathologists