Breast Cancer Early Detection for Health Professionals: Current State and Best Practices

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Thursday, June 21, 2018 Noon-1pm
Thursday, June 21, 2018 at noon until 01:00 PM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

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UAA Alaska Center for Rural Health and Health Workforce - Alaska's AHEC
Kelly Powers MD - Radiologist


C.E. Credit for Physician - American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP): 1.00
This Live activity, Breast Cancer Early Detection for Health Professionals: Current state and best practices , from 06/21/2018 - 06/21/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 1.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Training Overview Description

This webinar is being provided by the Alaska Breast & Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program to assist Primary Care Providers with referral of patients for Breast Cancer Screenings. It will review the current state of breast cancer incidence and mortality and define best practices for early detection.

Presentation Objectives:
- Identify what makes a good screening exam and the rationale for screening for breast cancer
- Analyze current breast cancer demographics, risks and subtypes
- Assess breast cancer screening modalities
- Define care for heterogenous dense breasts, high risk patients, transgender patients, radiation exposure

Womens Health
Primary Care
Public Health Specialist
Health Educator
Obstetrics and Gynecologist
Family Medicine Physician
Registered Nurse - CNS
Registered Nurse
Public Health Nurse
Nurse Educator
Nurse Anesthetist
Nurse Administrator
Licensed Practical Nurse
CNA/NA (Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant)
Physician Assistant
Other Nurse Practitioner
Other Mid-Level Providers
NP - Women's Health
NP - Psychiatric
NP - Pediatric
NP - Family Practice
Medical Assistant
Community Health Practitioner (CHP)
Community Health Aide (CHA)
Radiological Assistant
Radiologic Technologist
Radiation Therapist

Registration Information

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