Dr. Deborah Brathwaite Annual Cancer Symposium - 2020


Welcome to the Virtual
Dr. Deborah Brathwaite Cancer Symposium

Topic:  Pediatric Cancers

September 12, 2020
3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.


ABOUT DR. BRATHWAITE                     PROGRAM                       SPEAKER BIOS                     VIDEO               

BACA in partnership with Barbados Nurses' Association of America, Inc. (BNAA) and the Caribbean American Medical & Scientific Association (CAMSA) Inc. is proud to present this free virtual education event to our community.

Program will provide an overview of common pediatric cancers; how they present, how they are evaluated, how they are treated, the psychosocial impact on the patient and family, post treatment care and survivorship.

Target Audience:
This educational activity is directed toward the general public and health care workers and students.

Learning Objectives:
At the end of this program, participants will be able to have a better understanding of:

-  Common pediatric cancers
-  Common risk factors and warning signs
-  Advances in evaluation and treatment
-  Survivorship issues

Program Committee:
Edward Alleyne, Phd- Education Chair, BACA, President CAMSA

Elsie Croal, Secretary, CAMSA

Shirley Holder, LPN - Public Relations Officer, BNAA and BACA member
O'Neall E. Parris, MD, MPH, FAAP - Education Chair, CAMSA, BACA member

Janice Reid, MA, RN, NPD-BC, OCN®, Vice President, BNAA

Danielle Rouse, Treasurer, CAMSA

Adaline (Pat) Waite, RN, Vice President, BACA

Linda Watson-Lorde, Treasurer, BACA