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Depression and Anxiety in the Cancer Patient

Depression and Anxiety in the Cancer Patient


  1. Identify criteria for diagnosis of depression
  2. Describe causes of anxiety
  3. Differentiate between depression and grief


The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


1.0 Nursing Contact Hour will be awarded to those who arrive and sign in prior to 12:10 pm, submit an evaluation form, and attend the entire presentation

Date: 4/17/13, 12pm to 1pm
Time: 4/17/13, 12pm to 1pm
Location: Hickey Auditorium, Main Building, Floor 11 (R11.1400)
Format: Lecture
CME: 1.0 Contact Hour
Speaker: Mary K. Hughes, BS, MS, R.N, CNS
Contact: Marsha Hofweber - (713) 563-0718 -