Symposium

Thank you for your interest in the 2019 Spring Health Symposium. The Spring Health Symposium is designed to provide participants with a well-rounded selection of relevant, applicable and up-to-date topics in healthcare. 

Central Care Cancer Center is bringing the Spring Health Symposium to Garden City on Saturday, April 13. The accredited symposium will be held at the state-of-the-art Heartland Cancer Center, located at 410 E. Spruce St. Completion of the symposium will provide up to six credits for physicians, physician assistants, APRNs and nurses. 

Registration includes breakfast and lunch.
Cost is only $30. Seats are limited!

Friday Evening Welcome Reception
Join us for hors d’oeuvres, beverages, and great conversation on Friday evening, April 12th, prior to the Spring Health Symposium. We will host a come-and-go Welcome Reception from 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm at Heartland Cancer Center. (You do not have to attend the Symposium to attend the free reception.) 

RSVP is not required but appreciated for the Friday Welcome Reception. Contact Aaron Cannon at Heartland Cancer Center to RSVP: aaron.cannon@cccancer.com, or 785-506-5716. 

You may register for the Symposium in two ways:

Register Online >> Click Here

Register by Mail >> Print Form Here Mailed payment & registration must be postmarked by March 28. 

***Access & Print the Agenda Here.***

6:45 am - Registration & Breakfast — Registration closes at 7:45 am

7:00 am - You are invited to attend  a Bristol-Myers Squibb  product presentation led by Leonid Shunyakov, MD. This program is independent of the Spring Symposium and does not include CME or CNE  credit.

8:00 am - Welcome
Anis  Toumeh, MD
Medical Oncologist
Central Care Cancer Center

8: 10 am - Prostate Cancer: Updates in Screening, Imaging, and Novel Therapies
Peter  Van  Veldhuizen, MD
Medical Oncologist, Genitourinary thought leader
Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health

9:10 am - The Powerful Trio  of Wellness on Patient Outcomes
& Survivorship. Simple Strategies to Improve the Patient Journey
Sami Mansfield
Director of Oncology Wellness
Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health

10:10 am - Break

10:30 am -  HPV Vaccine: an update
Kristie Clark, MD,  FAAP President-Elect
Kansas American Academy of Pediatrics, Kansas Pediatric Foundation

11:30 am -  Blood and Marrow Transplant: Autologous Transplant
Jenna Bell MJ,  RN, OCN
Administrative Director of Blood and Marrow Transplant
Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health

12:30 pm   Lunch Break

1:00 pm - Managing Skin Cancer & an Overview of Common
Dermatology Conditions
Matthew Shaffer, MD
Heartland Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center

2:00 pm - Partnership for Success - A Response to the Opioid Epidemic
Troy Unruh
Community Prevention Specialist, Community & Leadership Coach
Vice Mayor of Garden City, KS

3:00 pm - Cancer Center Tours Offered
One-on-one discussion with  Central Care  Cancer Center providers available upon request.

Completion of the symposium will provide six credits for physicians, physician assistants, APRNs and nurses.

All participants are required to complete and sign a “verification of attendance” form. After the program, a certificate of completion will be provided to activity participants based on documentation of attendance.

CME Credit - Menorah Medical Center is accredited by the Kansas Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Menorah Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians and Physician Assistants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of the participation in the activity.

CNE Credit - St. Catherine Hospital is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 6.0 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, LPN, or LMHT relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing Provider Number LT0060-0738.

To receive credit you must sign in on the sign-in sheet prior to the start of the program and attend the entire program. An evaluation will need to be completed at the end of the program.

Dr Leonid Shunyakov, MD
Medical Oncologist
Central Care Cancer Center

Anis Toumeh, MD
Medical Oncologist
Central Care Cancer Center

Peter Van Veldhuizen, MD
Medical Oncologist, Genitourinary thought leader
Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health

Sami Mansfield
Director of Oncology Wellness
Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health

Kristie Clark, MD, FAAP President-Elect
Kansas American Academy of Pediatrics, Kansas Pediatric Foundation

Jenna Bell MJ, RN, OCN
Administrative Director of Blood and Marrow Transplant
Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health

Matthew Shaffer, MD
Heartland Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center

Troy Unruh 
Bachelor of Science Business & Computer Science Community Prevention Specialist, Community & Leadership Coach Vice Mayor of Garden City, KS

For your convenience, a block of rooms has been reserved at the hotels below in Garden City, KS until April 5th. When calling to make your reservation, please mention “Spring Symposium” in order to receive a discounted rate.

Heritage Inn and Suites
1212 Lareu St
Garden City, KS 67846
620-277-7477
*Complimentary tickets to Parrot Cove Indoor Water Park with Heritage Inn and Suites reservation.

• Clarion Inn
1911 E Kansas Ave
Garden City, KS 67846
620-275-7471

• Sleep Inn & Suites & Conference Center
1931 E Kansas Plaza
Garden City, KS 67846
520-257-4581

• Best Western Plus Emerald Inn & Suites
2412 E Kansas Ave
Garden City, KS 67846
620-277-7100

• Parrot Cove Water Park
parrotcovewaterpark.com
‐ Free tickets to the water park if you stay at Heritage Inn and Suites.

• Lee Richardson Zoo
‐ Admission is free to walk
‐ $10 vehicle day pass to drive-thru
leerichardsonzoo.org

• Buffalo Dunes Golf Course
‐ Open to the public. Call for a Tee Time
buffalodunes.org

• Escape the Clock
‐ Adults $15; Teenagers $12;
Children $10; 6 and under FREE
‐ Open during the weekend
escapetheclockgc.com

• Sandsage Bison Range and Wildlife Area
naturalkansas.org/sandsage.htm

• Finney County Historical Museum
‐ Admission is free with a suggested donation: Adults $2; Children $1
finneycounty.org

• Garden City Arts
gardencityarts.org

All participants are required to complete and sign a “verification of attendance” form. After the program, a certificate of completion will be provided to activity participants based on documentation of attendance.

A registrant may cancel no later than one business day prior to the program to receive a refund. After that, no refunds are made.

Central Care Cancer Center reserves the right to cancel the program and return all fees in the event of insufficient registration. Central Care Cancer Center will not be responsible for any losses incurred by registrants, including, but not limited to airline cancellation charges or hotel deposits.

Contact Aaron Cannon at Heartland Cancer Center with any questions: aaron.cannon@cccancer.com, or 785-506-5716.