May 4

7 to 8:30 a.m.
Capacity: 30

This class will be held virtually.

Course description

This presentation will provide an overview of Radiation Oncology treatments ranging from pediatric to geriatric populations, including treatment modalities, encompassing external beam, brachytherapy and gamma knife. In addition, a discussion of radiation toxicities, and introduction to the interdisciplinary teams, which are involved in the care and delivery of Radiation Therapy. Nurses and medical staff will gain an overview of Radiation Oncology that can be applied to their clinical practice and interventions, while caring for patients undergoing Radiation Therapy.

Virtual session requirements

Follow the virtual participation guidelines, including being on camera, engaging in activities, and attesting to participation.

C.E. contact hours

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 26, for 1.5 contact hours.

Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 5 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.


Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents dated for the date of the class, and mail to:

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820

Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form.

UC Davis employees

$25 registration deposit. Registration deposit is returned upon completion of class. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive deposit refund.

Community registrants

$25 registration fee. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive a full refund. A $25 service fee will be charged after this date.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Kristina Sackrider
Health Professions Education Specialist