Oncology nurses are key members of the multidisciplinary healthcare team. They have the responsibility to ensure that patients receive the highest standards of evidence-based nursing care. This course curriculum aims to increase knowledge and awareness amongst nurses and offers fundamentals of common diagnoses of pediatric oncology, diagnosis investigations, common modality of treatment, and high standard nursing care.

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Recognize the meaning of the different diagnosis of pediatric oncology.
  2. Recognize‎ different models of treatment of cancer used in the hospital.
  3. Identify different types of chemotherapy and its side effects.
  4. Identify different types of investigations for diagnosis of pediatric oncology and what is it means.
  5. Explain different protocols for different diagnosis.
  6. Implement patient and family education effectively.
  7. Recognize pediatric oncology emergencies and deal with it.

15 Staff nurses (baccalaureate).

This course is offering 55 ANCC credit hours provided by Nursing Continuing Professional Development Unit (NCPD) in Children’s Cancer Hospital Egypt, which is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation

Pediatric Oncology Course, September 4, 2023 (Every Monday- Thursday)

09:00am -10:00am
60 min Disclosure Form& Pre- testMrs. Gehan Mohamed 
10:00am -11:00am 60 minOverview of Pediatric MalignanciesDr. Emad Moussa
09:00am -10:30 am  
90 minOverview of Growth and DevelopmentDr. Mona Attia
10:30am- 12:00pm90minOverview of Radiology InvestigationsDr. Ahmed Abd Elwahab
09:00am -10:30am
90 minRadiation Therapy for Pediatric OncologyDr. Mohamed Saad
10:30am -11:00am30 min Nursing Care of RadiotherapyMrs. Sherin Awad
11:00am -12:00pm60 minOverview of ChemotherapyDr. May Hassan
60minOverview of Laboratory InvestigationsDr. Hany Yousry 
10:00am-12:00pm120minInfection Control Considerations Mrs. Fadia Bekhet
09:00am -10:00am
60min Acute Lymphoid Leukemia (ALL)Dr. Seham Goher
10:00am -11:30am90minALL ProtocolsDr. Ahmed Mousa
11:30am -12:30pm60minNursing Care of LeukemiaMrs. Cheristine Khalil
09:00am -10:00am
60minAcute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Dr. Samah El Semary
10:00am -11:00am60minAML Protocols Dr. Amr El nashar 
11:00am -11:30am30min Extravasation Dr. Mohamed Zahw 
09:00am -10:00am
60minLymphomaDr. Emad Moussa 
10:00am -11:00am60 min Lymphoma Protocols Dr. Amr El nashar
09:00am -10:00am
60 minMedical treatment of Brain Tumors Dr. Walid Saied
10:00am -11:30am 90 min Brain Tumors Protocols Dr. Ahmed Sami
09:00am -10:00am
60 minSurgical Treatment of Brain Tumors Dr. Abdelrhman Enayet
10:00am -10:30am30minN.C of Neurological Malignancy& EVDMrs. Heba Ahmed
10:30am -11:30am60minSafe Handling of Chemotherapy  Dr. Mohamed Zaho
09:00am -10:30am
90minRenal TumorsDr. Sahar Ahmed
10:30am -11:30am60 minRenal Tumors Protocols Dr. Nariman Mostafa
11:30am -12:30pm60minNursing Care of Renal TumorsMrs. Sherin Awad
09:00am -10:30am
90 minBone Tumors Dr. Ahmed Sami
10:30am -11:30am60 min Bone Tumors Protocols Dr. Yomna Tabla
11:30am –12:00pm 30minNursing Care of Bone TumorsMr. Ahmed Kotb 
09:00am -10:00am
‎60 minSoft Tissue TumorsDr. Inas Mohsen
10:00am -11:00am60minNeutropenia Mrs. Wesam El Sayed
09:00am -10:00am
60min NeuroblastomaDr. Mohamed Taher
10:00am -11:00am60 minNeuroblastoma Protocols Dr. Doaa Elsayed
11:00am -12:00pm60 minPre & Post- Operative CareMrs. Sarah Shaaban
09:00am -11:00am 
120minRetinoblastomaDr. Abdall Elhousseiny
11:00am -12:00pm60 min Pain Assessment & Pain ManagementMrs. Mona Diab
09:00am – 10:30am
90 min Germ Cell TumorsDr. Sahar Ahmed
10:30am – 11:00am30 minGerm Cell Tumors ProtocolsDr. Nehal Abdel Fattah
09:00am -10:30am
90minBone Marrow Transplantation Dr. Hanafy Hafiz 
10:30am – 11:30am60minBone Marrow Transplantation Protocols  Dr. Mena Shehab
11:30am – 12:30pm‎60 min Nursing Care of BMT ‎Mr. Mohamed Allam
09:00am -10:30am ‎
90min‎Oncology Emergencies Dr. Neseen Ali 
‎10:30am- 11:30am ‎60 min  Overview of Palliative and End of life CareDr. Ahmed Abdelsalam
09:00am -10:30am
90minNutrition Management in Pediatric Oncology Dr. Gulsen Saleh 
‎10:30am -11:30am60minCentral Venus Access DevicesMrs. Hebatallah Sayed
09:00am -10:00am 
60 minPsychosocial Management in Pediatric OncologyDr. Taghrid El Shafie 
10:00am – 11:00am60minPt& Family Education  Mrs. Sara Shaaban 
09:00am -10:00am
‎60 minDrug Calculation Dr. Emad Ezat
10:00am -11:00am60 min‎Clinical TrialsMrs. Nora Ahmed  
11:00am – 12:00pm60minNursing DocumentationMrs. Laila Ezzat
09:00am -10:00am 
60minEvaluation & Post-Test  Mrs. Gehan Mohamed 

Please contact: [email protected]g

The fees of the course will be directed towards the treatment of our children.

Course Fees and Registration