2019 WSTRA Annual Spring Meeting

April 18-19, 2019

Join your colleagues for the WSTRA 2019 Annual Spring Meeting in Renton, WA.

Agenda

Pending NCRA Approval on CE and Category ‘A’ Credits

Thursday, April 18, 2019

TimeSession 
7:30 - 8:00Registration and Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by WSTRA
8:00 - 9:15Breast Abstraction Rules
Denise Harrison, CTR
(CIM Program Director, Santa Barbara City College, CA)
breast
9:15 - 10:15Lung Abstraction Rules
Denise Harrison, CTR
(CIM Program Director, Santa Barbara City College, CA)
breast
10:15 - 10:30Break
10:30 - 11:30Colorectal Abstraction Rules
Denise Harrison, CTR
(CIM Program Director, Santa Barbara City College, CA)
breast
11:30 - 12:00Q&A
Denise Harrison, CTR
(CIM Program Director, Santa Barbara City College, CA)
12:00- 1:00Lunch
Sponsored by WSTRA
1:00 - 1:30Summary Stage
Jennifer Ruhl, MS, CCS, CTR
(SEER)
1:30 - 2:00Problematic Issues Related to Hematopoietic
Jennifer Ruhl, MS, CCS, CTR
(SEER)
2:00 - 2:15Break
2:15 - 2:45Problematic Issues Related to Hematopoietic; SSDI
Jennifer Ruhl, MS, CCS, CTR
(SEER)
2:45 - 3:15Q&A
Jennifer Ruhl, MS, CCS, CTR
(SEER)

Friday, April 19, 2019

TimeSession
7:30 - 8:00Registration and Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by WSTRA
8:00 - 9:30Lung Cancer Testing Guidelines and Breast Cancer Testing Guidelines
Carol Oshima
(Genetech Oshima)
9:30 - 10:00Somatic and Germline Genetic Testing: What We Need To Know
Mercy Laurino, MS, CGC, PhD
(Genetic Counselor – SCCA)
10:00 - 10:30Pancreas cancer surveillance: challenges and opportunities
Margaret Mandelson, PhD
(Researcher, Virginia Mason)
10:30 - 10:45Break
10:45 - 11:15Palliative Care
Hope Wechkin, MD
(Evergreen)
11:15 - 11:45New changes and updates, Washington State Cancer Registry
Johna Peterson
(Washington State Cancer Registry)
11:45- 12:15Observed Coding Issues with Dx Year 2018+ Cases
Tiffany Janes
(Cancer Surveillance System)
12:15- 1:45Lunch & Nominations
Sponsored by WSTRA
1:45- 2:45Chapter 3 of the CoC Standards Manual
Dr. Britell
(Surveyor)
2:45- 3:00Update on Resources
Jessie Sanders
(American Cancer Society)

Location

Valley Medical Center
Medical Arts Center Auditorium
4033 Talbot Road South
Renton, WA 98058

Phone: 425-228-3440 ext: 690-6076

Website

Visitor’s Guide

All attendees should park in the Parking Garage ‘D’ from the attached visitors guide. A sky bridge is available on the 3rd floor of the garage which will connect to the correct building.

The auditorium is on the bottom floor of the Medical Arts building.

Price

Member:
2 days: $75
1 day: $40

Non-Member:
2 days: $110
1 day: $75

Questions

Please email: Gunita Kashyap | gunita@gmail.com

Accommodations

Available accommodations around Valley Medical Center area:

  1. Clarion Hotel
    Address: 3700 E Valley Rd, Renton, WA 98055
    Phone: (425) 251-9591
  2. Red Lion Hotel & Conference Center
    Address: 1 S Grady Way, Renton, WA 98057
    Phone: (425) 226-7700
  3. Hilton Garden Inn Seattle/Renton
    Address: 1801 E Valley Rd, Renton, WA 98057
    Phone: (425) 430-1414
  4. Springhill Suites by Marriott
    Address: 200 SW 19th St, Renton, WA 98057
    Phone: (425) 226-4100
  5. Towneplace Suites by Marriott
    Address: 300 SW 19th St, Renton, WA 98057
    Phone: (425) 917-2000
  6. Larkspur Landing
    Address: 1701 E Valley Rd, Renton, WA 98055
    Phone: (425) 235-1212

Registration

Registration has closed. Onsite registration is available.

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