City of Hope Smoking Cessation Support Group

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:March 07, 2016

Time: 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM (PT)

Location:City of Hope, Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center

Event Is:

  • Identify most expeditious, safest, highest yield approaches to diagnosis and staging for chest neoplasms in specific clinical scenarios
  • Discuss pros and cons of various diagnostic and treatment strategies
  • Determine compliance with NCCN treatment guidelines, and when deviation from those guidelines may be appropriate
  • Obtain assitance in clinical staging by real time review of imaging studies with the radiologist
  • Review pathology slides with pathologist in cases where diagnosis is uncertain, allowing correlation of clinical and pathologic findings

Presenters:Brian Tiep, M.D., director, Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program and Smoking Cessation Program

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

  • Identify most expeditious, safest, highest yield approaches to diagnosis and staging for chest neoplasms in specific clinical scenarios
  • Discuss pros and cons of various diagnostic and treatment strategies
  • Determine compliance with NCCN treatment guidelines, and when deviation from those guidelines may be appropriate
  • Obtain assitance in clinical staging by real time review of imaging studies with the radiologist
  • Review pathology slides with pathologist in cases where diagnosis is uncertain, allowing correlation of clinical and pathologic findings

Who should attend:

It’s free for City of Hope patients and employees!

Contact:

[email protected] or 626-535-3983