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Activity Steps


Audio Session and Presentation Slides from National Conference for Nurse Practitioners 2019

Immunotherapy utilizes the body's natural defenses to fight cancer. Learn how it can stop or slow cancer growth, prevent it from spreading, and how it can improve or restore functions of the immune system. Various types of immunotherapy will be discussed.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe the different types of immunotherapy.
  2. Understand the treatment methodologies of immunotherapy.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 1.5 APH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. (CE Broker Course #20-661023)

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: spring2019S220A
Published: May 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 1/1 (100%)
Authors: Victoria Anderson MSN, CRNP, CAPT, (retired USPHS), Nurse Practitioner