Parenteral Nutrition in the Adult Oncology Population

January 24, 2024,  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM 

Event Type: Webinars

Parenteral nutrition (PN) is a complex therapy managed by an interprofessional healthcare team. PN can be an invaluable support for select patients undergoing anticancer treatment. This webinar will focus on the selection of appropriate patients, dosing, and monitoring of PN in the oncology patient population with a focus on an interprofessional approach to managing PN for the oncology population. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify appropriate indications for use of PN in the adult oncology patient population including PN use in patients with terminal illness
  2. Determine macronutrient, micronutrient, and fluid composition of PN for both stable and acutely ill adult oncology patients
  3. Modify PN solutions to address common complications in the adult oncology population

Faculty and Topics

Parenteral Nutrition Pearls for Oncology Patients 
Todd Canada, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Services Manager & Nutrition Support Team Coordinator, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Parenteral Nutrition Use and Composition for Cancer Patients 
May Carr, MS, RD-AP, CNSC, CSO, Clinical Dietitian IV, Stanford Healthcare, Menlo Park, CA

Christopher M. Sprinzyk, MSEd, RDN, LD, CD, CNSC, Clinical Dietitian, Home Infusion Pharmacy, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR

Level: Intermediate
UAN: JA0002345-0000-23-165-L01-P
CE Credit: 1.5 hours


Early Registration*      Free $39 $99 $149
3 Days Prior to Webinar and up to Webinar Date Free $49 $199 $249

*Early registration ends 11:59 PM ET.

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