Dermatology Dilemmas in the Oncology Patient

Guest Speaker

Our keynote presentation will be given by Dr. Omar Noor, Chief Resident in the Department of Dermatology at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He has co-authored several articles and presented at conferences on a variety of dermatologic topics including skin malignancies. He additionally developed "A Simple and Practical Approach to Dermoscopy" in managing pigmented lesions, and helped to create an iPhone application to assist dermatologists in the implementation of dermoscopy in clinical and academic practice.

Program Objectives

At the completion of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Describe characteristics of various dermatologic rashes seen in the oncology patient and discuss the current evidence-based medical treatment

Target Audience

This educational program is designed for healthcare professionals caring for patients that develop a variety of dermatologic rashes (physicians, nurses, social workers, pharmacists).

Continuing Nursing Education Credit

An application has been proposed for 1.5 contact hours.

This activity has been submitted to the Oncology Nursing Society for approval to award contact hours. ONS is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's COA.


This course has no associated registration fee. Reception and all course materials/handouts are provided free of charge.


Tuesday, August 5, 2014


5:30 - 6:00 p.m. Dinner and Registration

6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Lecture


Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
195 Little Albany Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08903
1st Floor Auditorium

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LocationRutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Start Time of CourseAug 5, 2014 5:30 pm
End Time of CourseAug 5, 2014 7:30 pm
Registration DeadlineJul 25, 2014 11:59 pm

Registration deadline is two weeks before course, subject to availability (course may close earlier). Course fees DO NOT include parking and must be received at least two weeks prior to the course. Refunds will only be given to those who cancel 24 hours prior to the course.

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