"Cancer in the Elderly" is the topic of a one-day program Nov. 8 sponsored by the University of Utah College of Nursing.

The conference will be held 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 8 at the Olympus Best Western Hotel, 161 W. 600 South, Salt Lake City.The program is designed for health care professionals responsible for care of the elderly and cancer patients and families. Featured speaker will be Betty R. Ferrell, a research scientist in the Department of Nursing Research, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, Calif.

Continuing education credit is available for the seminar, which costs $80. For information, call 581-8755.