Program Schedule

The Psychosocial Academy Workshops will offer a mix of two-day, full-day and half-day courses on Tuesday and Wednesday, 28 and 29 July 2015.

Three days of World Congress sessions will be held Thursday – Saturday, 30 July – 1 August 2015.

Sign up for a free SCHED account to create your own custom schedule for the congress; create an attendee profile to network with your colleagues; and network with other attendees who have chosen to share their contact information, bios, photos, and/or social media links.

PLEASE NOTE: SCHED is provided as an online program for 2015 World Congress of Psycho-Oncology attendees. Creating a SCHED.org account does not constitute registration for the 2015 World Congress of Psycho-Oncology. In order to attend any event listed in the online program, you must be a paid congress registrant. Should you have any questions about the status of your registration, please contact APOS Headquarters at info@apos-society.org.

Morning and afternoon beverage breaks as well as lunch are included in congress registration fees and will be provided to all registrants. Breakfast will not be provided. The Marriott Marquis has several restaurants and dining options to choose from.

Continuing Education

Physicians
Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Institute for the Advancement of Human Behavior (IAHB) and the American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS). The IAHB is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The IAHB designates this live activity for a maximum of 32.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nurses
The Institute for Advancement of Human Behavior is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 
This course is co-provided by IAHB and APOS.  Maximum of 32.0 contact hours.

Psychologists
This course is co-sponsored by Amedco and APOS.  Amedco is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  Amedco maintains responsibility for this program and its content.  32.0 hours.

Social Workers
Amedco, #1346, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Amedco maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 0624/2015 – 06/24/2016.  Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits.

Social workers participating in this course will receive up to 32.0 clinical continuing education clock hours.