Technician Workshop Schedule

The conference takes place in MOUNTAIN time zone.

Thursday, October 14, 2021

TIME SESSION/PRESENTERTOPIC
7:00 am - 8:00 am ElancoSponsored Breakfast Presentation
8:00 am - 12:00 pm TBDCytology Lab
12:00 am - 1:00 pm AmatheonSponsored Lunch Presentation
1:00 pm - 1:15 pm Conference Welcome & Announcements
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm Conference Keynote Speaker
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm TBD
How to thrive and not just survive at work
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Welcome Reception

Friday, October 15, 2021

TIMESESSION/PRESENTERTOPIC
7:00 am - 8:15 am TBDVTCS Breakfast & Business Meeting
8:30 am - 9:30 amLinda RyanTechnician Keynote: Quality of life and palliative care in cancer nursing (a welfare-centered approach)
9:35 am - 10:30 amTBDRadiation oncology
10:30 am - 11:00 amBREAK
11:00 am - 11:50 amLindsay CarrollThe ins & outs of clinical trials
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Epicur PharmaSponsored Lunch Presentation
1:05 pm - 2:00 pmBrooke Quesnell
Imaging in oncology
2:05 pm - 3:00 pm TBDCardiology & Oncology
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm BREAK
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm TBDChemotherapy safety & housekeeping

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 

TIMESESSION/PRESENTERTOPIC
7:00 am - 7:45 amBest Pet RxSponsored Breakfast Presentation
8:00 am - 9:00 am Erica MattoxCritical care concerns for oncology patients
9:05 am - 9:50 am Case Report Presentations
9:05 am - 9:20 am TBDCase Report 1
9:20 am - 9:35 amTBDCase Report 2
9:35 am - 9:50 amTBDCase Report 3
Beginning Track: Most appropriate for technicians with limited oncology experience.
Advanced Track: Most appropriate for technicians with advanced oncology experience.
9:55 am - 10:45 amTBD(Beginning Track) Session 1a: Chemotherapy
9:55 am - 10:45 amTBD(Advanced Track) Session 1b: Hemangiosarcoma
10:45 am - 11:05 am BREAK
11:05 am - 12:00 pm TBD(Beginning Track) Session 2a: Lymphoma
11:05 am - 12:00 pmDanielle DeCormier(Advanced Track) Session 2b: The leaky vessel: Extravasation protocols and antidotes
12:00 pm - 2:00 pmVCS Membership Lunch
2:05 pm - 3:00 pmTBD(Beginning Track) Session 3a: Surgical Oncology
2:05 pm - 3:00 pmTBD(Advanced Track) Session 3b: Histiocytic diseases
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm BREAK
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Danielle DeCormierWalks like a duck, talks like a duck...Common approach to uncommon diseases
7:00 pm - 10:00 pmClosing Event