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Triage Cancer Conference Registration
Online or In-Person in Chicago
Saturday, October 1, 2022

If attending in-person:

University of Illinois Chicago
Registration: 8:30-9am CT | Program: 9am.-5:30pm CT
Participants must follow COVID-19 protocols set forth by the venue.

If attending online:

Program Start: 7am PT/9am CT/10am ET
Program End: 3:30pm PT/5:30pm CT/6:30pm ET

Participants are asked to log on 10 minutes prior to start.

For the Conference agenda, other conferences, and additional information, return to the main Conferences page.

Meet Our Experts

Presenting the Triage Cancer Conference are Triage Cancer CEO, Joanna Morales, Esq., and COO, Monica Bryant, Esq.

In-Person Details

COVID-19 policy, directions, hotel options, & more!

Online Details

How to get a free conference packet, technology requirements, & more.

Accreditation Information

For health care professionals only: Profession specific accreditation information, and other requirements.

Registration

Registration is now closed. If you wish to attend in person, we will be accepting walk-in registrations on the day of the conference.

Participants who need accommodations for a disability should email info@triagecancer.org.

Experts

Presenting the Triage Cancer Conference are Triage Cancer CEO, Joanna Morales, Esq., and COO, Monica Bryant, Esq,. Throughout their careers, Bryant and Morales have presented more than one thousand educational seminars on cancer-related legal and practical issues.

Joanna Morales

Joanna Fawzy Morales, Esq.
Chief Executive Officer

Read Joanna's Biography

Monica Bryant

Monica Fawzy Bryant, Esq.
Chief Operating Officer

Read Monica's Biography

Attending In-Person

COVID-19 Policy

The health and safety of our community are our top priority. Triage Cancer is excited to be hosting an in-person conference, but we recognize that there may be concerns about gathering in person during an ongoing pandemic. As a community with immunocompromised members, we must prioritize a culture of caution and care for ourselves and others. Below are the COVID policies that will be in place for the event.

  • All attendees must provide proof of vaccination or documentation of a medical or religious exemption with a negative PCR test. 
    • Attendees must provide proof of vaccination or documents for exemption at the registration table on the day of the event.
    • Any exempt, unvaccinated attendees must provide proof of negative PCR test results received within 48 hours of check in at the registration table.
  • Masks are required to be worn over the nose and mouth at all times during the event when not actively eating or drinking.
    • If you do not have a mask upon arrival, we will provide you with a mask.

We will continue to follow COVID-19 recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the local County Public Health Department. If you are sick or have been in contact with someone who is sick, please stay home.

We expect attendees to respectfully abide by these policies as we strive to maintain the safety and well-being of our community and staff. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation on these policies.

If you prefer not to abide by these policies, we invite you to join us online for the Triage Cancer Conference by choosing the online option on the registration form.

Conference Location: University of Illinois Chicago

The Conference will be held at the:
University of Illinois Chicago
Student Center West, Thompson Rooms, 2nd Fl.
828 S. Wolcott Ave., Chicago, IL 60612

Parking & Other Logistics

Parking is available at UIC for $15 a day with the parking ticket that they received upon entering the parking lot/structure. The following parking lots/structures are available to park at for the event:

  • Lot B2 at 900 S. Wolcott
  • Lot C4 at 1119 S. Wolcott
  • WSPS at 1100 S. Wood
  • PSPS at 915 S. Paulina

For more information about parking, please visit the UIC website.

The University of Illinois Chicago is accessible by nearby CTA train stops, Blue Line UIC-Halsted and Racine stops. Find more information about public transportation to the University of Illinois Chicago here.

Nearby Hotel Options

The following hotels are located near the University of Illinois Chicago:
• Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago – Downtown, (312) 957-9100
• Crowne Plaza Chicago West Loop, (312) 829-5000
• Chicago Parthenon Hostel, (312) 258-1399
• Hotel Chicago West Loop, (312) 243-2900
• La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham – Chicago Downtown (312) 558-1020
• Hyatt Place Chicago Downtown – The Loop (312) 955-0950

Attending Online

Please keep an eye on your email for Zoom information and details about your conference packet. The first 400 online registrants to confirm their mailing address will receive a conference packet via mail. 

Technology Requirements

Triage Cancer uses the Zoom platform to host its webinars. Please see Zoom's system requirements for more information.

Accreditation Information

Nurses

Triage Cancer is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Nurses who meet the requirements will be awarded up to 6.5 contact hours.

410 minutes of instruction/60 minutes = 6.5 contact hours

Social Workers

Triage Cancer, #1689, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Triage Cancer maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 8/26/20 to 8/26/23. Social workers participating in this course will receive up to 6.5 continuing education credits.

Triage Cancer is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0626. Social Workers completing this course will receive 6.5 contact hours.

This course, Triage Cancer Conference, Approval #05262022-9, provided by Triage Cancer is approved for continuing education by the New Jersey Social Work Continuing Education Approval Collaborative, which is administered by NASW-NJ. CE Approval Collaborative Approval Period: Thursday, May 26, 2022 through August 31, 2024. New Jersey social workers will receive 6.5 CE credits for participating in this course.

Board Certified Patient Advocates

Triage Cancer (Provider Code BCPA-ACE2006) ‘Triage Cancer Conference’ is approved for 7 CEs by the Patient Advocate Certification Board to satisfy the requirements for Board Certified Patient Advocates (BCPA). Program Approval Code BCPA-ACE2006.20221001.

Human Resources Professionals

Triage Cancer is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP® recertification activities.

SHRM Recertification Provider

Attorneys

This course is approved for 6.50 Illinois MCLE general credit hours. Attorneys in Illinois must be prepared to provide their ARDC number in the evaluation after attending the event.

In-Person: Requirements to Receive Credit (all professionals)

Attendance & Evaluation

In order to receive CEs/Contact Hours/PDCs, attendees must physically sign in when they arrive, return a completed evaluation, and sign out when they leave. Participants must attend the entire event. No partial credit will be given.

Online: Requirements to Receive Credit (all professionals)

Attendance

In order to receive CEs/contact hours/PDCs, attendees must register individually. Participants who “listen in” on another participant’s phone/computer will not be eligible for credit. Participants must attend the entire event. No partial credit will be given.

Post-test & Evaluation

Participants will be emailed a link to the online evaluation and post-test one day after the completion of the Conference and will have one week to complete both. Participants must receive a passing grade (80%) on the post-test to receive CEs/Contact Hours (please note: this is not required for HR professionals). Participants who do not pass the post-test will be given one opportunity to re-take the test. Instructions and a link to re-take the exam will be emailed to every participant who does not receive a passing grade on the post-test. If participants do not pass the post-test on the second attempt they will not receive credit.

Certificates

The relevant certificates will be emailed to eligible attendees within 4 weeks of the event.

Accreditation Questions or Grievances

Questions about Triage Cancer’s accreditation can be made by phone at 424.456.4628 or via email at CEU@TriageCancer.org. Complaints may be filed via fax (424) 258-7064, email CEU@TriageCancer.org or by mail to 6348 N. Milwaukee Ave., #136, Chicago, IL 60646.

Presenting Sponsor

Pfizer
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Genentech
Daiichi-Sankyo logo
Cancer Health
Janssen
Pharmacyclics
GSK logo
Seagen
Lilly
Eisai logo

Benefactors

YAAS
Cancer Support Community and Gilda's Club
Exact Sciences

Supporting Sponsors

Elephants & Tea
Stupid Cancer
Pan Foundation
Kantor & Kantor
Cancer Wellness
Vogelzang Law

Community Partners

2for2 Boobs, A Cure in Sight, Bag It, BMT InfoNet, Bright Spot Network, Cactus Cancer Society, Cancer Today/American Association for Cancer Research, Cancer Connection of Northwest Ohio, Inc, COLONTOWN, Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation, Dollar For, Fight Colorectal Cancer, Global Resource for Advancing Cancer Education, Greater Chicago Food Depository, GRYT Health, HealthTree Foundation, Helpsy Inc., Illinois Public Health Association, Imerman Angels, I'm Not Done Yet, International Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Foundation, Kesem, Leukemia Research Foundation, Living Beyond Breast Cancer, Lymphoma Research Foundation, Manta Cares, MIB Agents, National Bone Marrow Transplant Link, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Patient Empowerment Network, Pickles Group, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Sharsheret, Susan G. Komen, Teen Cancer America, Testicular Cancer Foundation, The Chrysalis Initiative, ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc., Wellness House, WeSPARK Cancer Support Center, YMCA Chicago, and Zaggo, Inc.