PBMTC Fall 2018 Nursing Discipline Conference
October 1, 2018 (Mon)
The PBMTC Nursing Discipline Conference will be held on October 1, 2018 in Dallas, Texas.
Upon successful completion of the workshop, participants will receive 6 CEUs.
- Understanding VOD
- Current GVHD Treatments
- Auto BMT
- Current Antimicrobial Treatments
- Cellular Therapies
- Hot Topics Interactive Session
- Poster Reception
Includes workshop handouts, snacks, reception and Continuing Education Credits.
This course content is appropriate for nurses and healthcare providers who care for children and adolescents undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Additionally, this workshop provides continuing education credit for FACT certification requirements and may assist in preparation for BMT nursing certification (BMTCN).
Continuing Education Credit:
The PBMTC will provide CEU's through the Children's Hospital Los Angeles which is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 6.0 contact hours will be awarded. We urge you to be aware of the continuing education requirements of your own state board of nursing, especially for those states in which CE is mandatory.
Poster Submissions Option: Please submit previously presented poster via PowerPoint slide by 9/1/2018 for a chance of selected poster reception presentation.
Travel Scholarship Awards: $500.00 Travel Awards will be given to SIX selected poster reception presentations.
The host hotel for the 2018 Fall Group Meeting is:
400 North Olive Street
Dallas, Texas USA 75201
Group Rate: $150.00/night Single / Double plus tax for a total of $172.89/night.
To make reservations online, please click on the following link:
If making reservations by phone, please indicate that you are with the Children’s Oncology Group Meeting to receive our group rate of $150.00/night.
Please note, cut-off date for hotel reservations is August 31. Sleeping Rooms are subject to space and rate availability after August 31.
For more information about the hotel, visit its website at: Sheraton Dallas
For more information on local activities in Dallas, visit: https://www.visitdallas.com/
There are no additional contracted hotels at this time. If you are unable to secure a room at the Hyatt, please contact Christine Bevins by email at: email@example.com.
*Delta Air Lines Discount: *
We have secured a discounted fare for the COG Fall Group Meeting with Delta Air Lines. Reservations and ticketing are available via www.delta.com/meetings. Go to “Book A Flight” under “Book A Trip” and enter the requested information, including the meeting event code NMRRX in the box provided. Under the air rates, it will indicate, “event discount applied,” if applicable. Reservations may also be made by calling Delta Meeting Reservations at +1-800-328-1111, Monday through Friday from 7am – 7pm CDT. Please note there is a direct ticketing fee for booking by phone.
Shuttle: We have arranged for a discount on Yellow Checker Shuttle. Discounted fares from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport are $15.00 one way and $30.00 round trip for shared ride. This special rate is only available through the link below. Please click on the following link to access the discount and make an online reservation:
Taxi cab: Approximately $47.00 one way from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to the Sheraton Dallas.
Please note that costs incurred traveling to the PBMTC meeting are not reimbursable by COG.