Dept of Pulmonary & Critical Care: Chest Conference

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:January 14, 2016

Time: 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM (PT)

Location:Helford Radiology Conference Room #1149

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:Moderators:  David Horak, MD., Mordecai Dunst, MD., Anna Kim, MD & Argelia Sandoval, MD.

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:

Physicians from the Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and Thoracic Surgery, and Departments of Medical Oncology, Radiology, Radiation Oncology and Pathology.

CME credits:1.0 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 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.TM

R.S.V.P.: Please Contact Ashley Drohan (Ext. 62771)

Contact:

Ashley Drohan Ext. 62771   [email protected]