CME Dinner Series: Practical Approaches to the Management of Endometrial and Cervical Cancers

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:September 03, 2015

Time: 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM (PT)

Location:City of Hope , 1500 E. Duarte Road, Visitor Center, Duarte, CA 91010

Event Is:

  • Relate the relationship between primary cervical cancer screening recommendations and the natural history of HPV infection and cervical cancer, and review current rationale for HPV vaccination.
  • Review the utility and efficacy of the various therapeutic interventions applicable to the management of endometrial cancer.
  • Integrate optimal evidence-based cytotoxic and targeted therapies into an individualized treatment plan for the patient with locally advanced or metastatic cervical or endometrial cancer.
  • Describe current minimally invasive surgical techniques for the management of cervical and endometrial cancers.

Presenters:Mark Wakabayashi, M.D., M.P.H. Chief, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Surgery City of Hope Mihaela Cristea, M.D. Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Medical Oncology & Therapeutics Research City of Hope

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

  • Relate the relationship between primary cervical cancer screening recommendations and the natural history of HPV infection and cervical cancer, and review current rationale for HPV vaccination.
  • Review the utility and efficacy of the various therapeutic interventions applicable to the management of endometrial cancer.
  • Integrate optimal evidence-based cytotoxic and targeted therapies into an individualized treatment plan for the patient with locally advanced or metastatic cervical or endometrial cancer.
  • Describe current minimally invasive surgical techniques for the management of cervical and endometrial cancers.

Who should attend:

This activity is intended for medical oncologists, gynecologists, surgeons, internists and other allied health care professionals who screen for or treat patients with endometrial and cervical cancers.

CME credits:1.5 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credit™ The City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. City of Hope designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.TM

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Web Link:https://cme.cityofhope.org/eventinfo_5833.html

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CME Department