COCAcon 2021 SESSIONS

Preliminary Agenda Sessions
COCA-I reserves the right to change add, or delete sessions 
 
Session Topics/Tracks
 Some sessions fall under multiple discliplines. In the list below please notice some sessions occur in mulitple tracks.

General Session Times
Subject to Change

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2021

12:00 PM ET

CONFERENCE Q&A LINE OPEN

12:00-12:30 PM ET

WELCOME TO VIRTUAL COCAcon 2021!

1:00 PM ET

SESSIONS

2:30 PM ET

SESSIONS

4:00 PM ET

SESSIONS

5:00 PM ET

SESSIONS

8:00 PM ET

SESSIONS

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2021

11:00 AM ET

COFFEE & CONNECT NETWORKING HOUR

12:00-12:30 PM ET

WELCOME BACK & ANNOUNCEMENTS

1:00 PM ET

KEYNOTE

2:30 PM ET

SESSIONS

4:00 PM ET

SESSIONS

5:00 PM ET

SESSIONS

8:00 PM ET

SESSIONS

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2021

12:30 PM ET

WELCOME BACK & ANNOUNCEMENTS

1:00 PM ET

KEYNOTE

2:30 PM ET

SESSIONS

4:00 PM ET

SESSIONS

5:00 PM ET

SESSION

8:00-9:00 PM ET

BEST OF COCA-I AWARDS SHOW

9-9:30 PM ET

AFTER THE SHOW” SHOW COCKTAILS & CONNECTION

 

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Programming

  • Beads of Courage: Transforming the Science of Caring at Oncology Camp Through Emotionally Supportive and Intentional Beads of Courage Experiences
  • Bridging In-Person and Virtual: Experiencing Camp Traditions No Matter the Setting
  • CAMP COCA - Are you in?!? Creating a hospital based, nation-wide, multi-camp program
  • Caring Beyond the Camper: Incorporating Family-Based Opportunities into Programming
  • COCAcademy - CAMP DIRECTOR & EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP WORKSHOP
  • KEYNOTE: Survivors and Caregivers: Turning Pain into Purpose
  • Nailed IT!!!: Bringing the Netflix Show to Virtual Camp
  • Nature and adventure as psychosocial intervention levers with families of youth affected by cancer
  • Positives from the Pandemic: Lessons learned in 2021 that we'll keep forever I
  • Positives from the Pandemic: Lessons learned in 2021 that we'll keep forever II
  • Providing a Lifeline to Young Adult Survivors Through a Unique Wellness Intervention
  • Survivor’s Round Table Discussion- How COCA-I Camps Can Support Their Survivors 
  • You Only Live Once! Enriching the adolescent camper experience.

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Staff Development

  • Nature and adventure as psychosocial intervention levers with families of youth affected by cancer
  • Bridging In-Person and Virtual: Experiencing Camp Traditions No Matter the Setting
  • Positives from the Pandemic: Lessons learned in 2021 that we'll keep forever (Part 1)
  • (Part 2)Positives from the Pandemic: Lessons learned in 2021 that we'll keep forever
  • COCAcademy - CAMP DIRECTOR & EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP WORKSHOP
  • From Boomers to iGen: Navigating the Generational Circus
  • Early Childhood Trauma and Effects on Development and Behavior
  • The Mental Work of Play
  • Foundations for Trans* Inclusion at Summer Camp
  • Introduction to Intersectionality Workshop
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Child Development

  • Beads of Courage: Transforming the Science of Caring at Oncology Camp Through Emotionally Supportive and Intentional Beads of Courage Experiences
  • Early Childhood Trauma and Effects on Development and Behavior
  • Foundations for Trans* Inclusion at Summer Camp
  • Introduction to Intersectionality Workshop
  • My Special Aflac Duck: A companion for children with cancer, and now sickle cell.
  • Surviving Cancer: The Dark Road Through Survivor's Guilt.
  • Survivor’s Round Table Discussion- How COCA-I Camps Can Support Their Survivors 
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Operations & Leadership

  • COCAcademy: Camp Director & Executive Leadership Workshop (6 sessions)
  • Foundations for Trans* Inclusion at Summer Camp
  • Introduction to Intersectionality Workshop
  • Positives from the Pandemic: Lessons learned in 2021 that we'll keep forever I
  • Positives from the Pandemic: Lessons learned in 2021 that we'll keep forever II
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Medical/Continuing Education

  • Beads of Courage: Transforming the Science of Caring at Oncology Camp Through Emotionally Supportive and Intentional Beads of Courage Experiences
  • COVID-19: What We Have Learned and Where We Go From Here
  • KEYNOTE: Maximizing health, wellness and productivity in survivors of childhood and adolescent cancer
  • Medical Planning to Protect Camp from COVID-19
  • Medication Safety & Administration/ Various Delivery Methods in a Camp Setting
  • Pediatric Oncology Camp Healthcare Provider Round Table I
  • Pediatric Oncology Camp Healthcare Provider Round Table II
  • Survivor’s Round Table Discussion- How COCA-I Camps Can Support Their Survivors 
  • The Mental Work of Play
  • The Relationship of Health and Play
  • Understanding the Long Term Survivorship Issues for Pediatric Oncology Patients