AACI Webinars

2024 Webinars

New in 2024: CARDS Webinar Series

AACI and the Catchment Area Research Data Science (CARDS) listserv community announce a series of webinars dedicated to discussions around cancer center data collection, analysis, and utilization. The CARDS listserv and webinars are aimed at individuals at AACI cancer centers working in community outreach, biostatistics, and cancer informatics. The free webinars will be held quarterly and are open to all AACI members.

Past Webinars

Reimagining Community Engagement and Equity in Cancer: A Virtual Conversation with Two Presidents
Tuesday, June 18, 1:00 pm ET
In honor of Juneteenth, a celebration of progress in equity, Association of Cancer Care Centers (ACCC) President Dr. Nadine J. Barrett and AACI President Dr. Robert A. Winn engaged in an empowering conversation about a shared organizational goal to advance equitable cancer care. They discussed what it takes for the cancer community to effect real change, the science behind outreach engagement, and how you can contribute to the conversation in your community.
Recording | Resources

PCLI Webinar | On the Frontlines of Cancer Care: Exploring Urgent Care Models in Oncology
Supported by Advarra
Thursday, May 9, 1:00 pm ET
Acute care imposes a significant financial burden on patients and cancer centers. Presenters will explore oncology urgent care centers and unravel the financial intricacies, innovative staffing models, and secrets to success that define these critical health care institutions. This webinar will offer invaluable insights into the evolving landscape of oncology care and strategies for delivering high-quality, patient-centered services in urgent care settings. 
Moderator: Theresa L. Werner, MD, Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah
Presenters: William Dunson, MD, Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah; Kinsey Wimmer, MS, PA-C, University of Colorado Cancer Center; Elizabeth Jewell, MD, MHSc, FACOG, FACS, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; and David Brauer, MD, MPHS, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota
Slides (William Dunson, MD) | Slides (Kinsey Wimmer, MS, PA-C) | Slides (Elizabeth Jewell, MD, MHSc, FACOG, FACS and David Brauer, MD, MPHS) | Recording

CARDS Webinar | Communicating Catchment Area Data Using R
Wednesday, April 17, 1:00 pm ET
Presenters described how they are using the statistically programming language, R, to take their data from columns and rows to engaging presentations that bring the data to life for their cancer centers. 
Moderators: Todd Burus, MAS, UK Markey Cancer Center; and Christopher McNair, PhD, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson Health
Presenters: Daniel Antonio, MPH, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University; Sam Pepper, MS, The University of Kansas Cancer Center; and Phil Bowsher, Posit

Slides (Daniel Antonio, MPH) | Slides (Sam Pepper, MS) | Slides (Phil Bowsher) | Recording
Additional Resources: R Pivot Table Package | "R for Data Science" (2nd ed.) | Mastering Shiny

PCLI Webinar | Not Your Typical Wellness Talk
Thursday, March 28, 3:00 pm ET
Presenters explored unique and often ignored sources of stress for health care professionals that lead to burnout and what institutions, teams, and individuals are doing to support one another. 
Presenters: Quan Ly, MD, FACS, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center; Sarah Richards, MD, FACP, University of Nebraska Medical Center and Nebraska Medicine; and Steven Wengel, MD, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Slides | Recording

CARDS Webinar | Unveiling Insights: Using Data to Guide Catchment Area Strategy
Wednesday, February 21, 1:00 pm ET
Presenters discussed the use of business intelligence data and business analytics in guiding resources and interventions in cancer centers' catchment areas. Discussion points included learning how to incorporate ArcGIS Business Analyst into your workflow and how to leverage this tool to drive insights and create custom infographics, as well as how cancer centers are using software and other resources to guide screening, prevention, and outreach efforts.
Moderator: Todd Burus, MAS, UK Markey Cancer Center
Presenters: Este Geraghty, MD, MS, MPH, GISP, and Caitlin Marin, Esri; Christopher McNair, PhD, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson Health; and Nathanael Stanley, PhD, Moffitt Cancer Center
Slides (Esri)|Slides (Moffitt Cancer Center) | Recording

PCLI Webinar: A Practical Approach to Building a Survivorship Program
Tuesday, November 14, 1:00 pm ET
Survivorship care should be included as a standard of care for all cancer survivors. This presentation reviewed the core aspects of a survivorship program and considerations to make it sustainable.
Moderator: Julie M. Vose, MD, MBA, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Presenters: Laura Tenner, MD, MPH, and Rachael Schmidt, APRN-NP, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Slides | Recording

PCLI Webinar: Seismic Shift or Small Step Forward? Artificial Intelligence and its Impact on Cancer Care and Research
Thursday, July 20, 1:00 pm ET
The webinar described new advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning and its impact on cancer care and research. Panelists provided background and shared the potential applications for research and discovery while highlighting the impact on clinical care and patient outcomes.
Moderator: Christopher Lieu, MD, University of Colorado Cancer Center
Presenter: Sean Davis, MD, PhD, University of Colorado Anschutz School of Medicine

Slides available upon request from Program Coordinator Hailey Honeycutt | Recording 

PCLI Webinar: A Transdisciplinary "Tweetorial" With Seasoned Colleagues
A moderated discussion with colleagues in medical, radiation, and surgical oncology about social media and how it can best be harnessed to promote individuals, teams, and the war on cancer. Panelists engaged in an honest discussion about mistakes made and how to learn from them and shared a practical dos and don’ts of Twitter.
Moderator: Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MA, FACS, MAMSE, FSSO, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Presenters: Tatiana Prowell, MD, Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins University and U.S. Food and Drug Administration; Fumiko Chino, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; and Syed Ahmad, MD, University of Cincinnati Medical Center

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PCLI Webinar: Career Development: Making the Transition From Training to Clinician Investigator
This webinar provided a practical discussion of paths to developing a career in clinical investigation in cancer research. Presenters who achieved success in launching clinical research early in their careers provided examples of challenges and solutions they encountered along the way. The associate director for education and training at the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Dr. Stephen Freedland, also provided early career and transition advice.
Moderator: Karen Reckamp, MD, MS, Cedars-Sinai Cancer
Presenters: Stephen Freedland, MD; Arsen Osipov, MD; and Jun Gong, MD, Cedars-Sinai Cancer

Slides | Recording

PCLI Webinar: The Role of the Clinical Pharmacist in an Academic Hematology/Oncology Practice 
Moderator: Carrie Lee, MD, MPH, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Presenters: Maurice Alexander, PharmD, BCOP, CPPKaitlyn Buhlinger, PharmD, BCOP; and Kevin Chen, PharmD, MS, University of North Carolina Medical Center

Slides Recording

PCLI Webinar: The State of Telehealth
Presenter: Charles Ryan, MD, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

AACI Webinar: 340B and Cancer Health Equity 
Moderator: Courtney Lang, JD, Langco + Partners
Presenters: Keysha Brooks-Coley, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, Inc.; Jeff Davis, Baker Donelson; and Gerold Bepler, MD, PhD, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University

ICYMI: Read Our Recap
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Resource Guide

PCLI Webinar: Oncology Workforce Challenges: The Role of the Advanced Practice Provider (APP) in Academic Oncology 
Presenters: John Sweetenham, MD, FRCP, FACP, FASCO, and Angela F. Bazzell, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, AOCNP, Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, UT Southwestern Medical Center
ICYMI: Read Our Recap
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CRI Webinar: Virtual Clinical Trials: Monitoring and Auditing During the Pandemic - A Real World Case Study

Presenters: Karima Yataghene, MD, and Michael Buckley, MS, MBA, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
ICYMI: Read Our Recap
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PCLI Webinar: Implementation of Germline Testing for Prostate Cancer
Presenters: Edith P. Mitchell, MD, and Veda N. Giri, MD, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson Health
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CRI Webinar: Implementing the Shared Investigator Platform
Presenters: Hobs Apell, The University of Kansas Cancer Center; Lindsay Casetta, CCRP, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University; Jessica Moehle, CCRP, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah; Lestter Cruz Serrano, MD, Cognizant Life Sciences; Kendra Todd, MBA, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
ICYMI: Read Our Recap
Slides Recording

PCLI Webinar: Maintaining a Clinical Research Practice at an Academic Cancer Center
Presenter: Claire Verschraegen, MS, MD, FACP, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
ICYMI: Read Our Recap
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CRI Webinar: Perspectives on Implementing an eRegulatory System
Presenters: Brieana Marino, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center; Cary Passaglia, MSRC, CCRP, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University
ICYMI: Read Our Recap
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PCLI Webinar: Hereditary Cancer Programs Part 2
Presenters: Joanne Jeter, MD and Heather Hampel, MS, LGC, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
ICYMI: Read Our Recap
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PCLI Webinar: Hereditary Cancer Programs Part 1
Marie Wood, MD, and Wendy McKinnon, MS, University of Vermont Cancer Center
ICYMI: Read Our Recap
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PCLI Webinar: Development and Implementation of a Telemedicine Program at an NCI-Designated Cancer Center
Presenters: Andrew Chapman, DO, FACPAdam Binder, MD; and Ana María López, MD, MPH, MACP, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson Health
Slides Recording

PCLI Webinar: Minority Recruitment to Clinical Trials
Presenter: Ruben A. Mesa, MD, FACP, Mays Cancer Center at UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson
Slides Recording

PCLI Webinar: Clinical Pathways and Cancer Care Delivery
Presenters: David Jackman, MD, and Craig Bunnell, MD, MPH, MBA, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School
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PCLI Webinar: Multidisciplinary Cancer Care
Presenters: Brandon G. Smaglo, MD, and Martha Mims, MD, PhD, Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine
Slides Recording

PCLI Webinar: Challenges and Opportunities of Outreach Clinics
Presenters: Sam Lubner, MD, FACP, and Dan Mulkerin, MD, University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center
Slides Recording