Deptartment of Surgery ~ Update on Management Strategies for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:January 11, 2017

Time: 07:00 AM - 08:00 AM (PT)

Location:Platt III

Event Is:

  • To define the incidence and risk factors of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
  • To characterize the optimal diagnostic pre-operative work up for patients with suspected cholangiocarcinoma
  • To identify the key prognostic factors associated with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma including staging principles
  • To examine non-surgical therapies for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma including systemic and loco-regional therapeutic options.

Presenters:Timothy Michael Pawlik, MD, MPH, MTS, PhD, FACS, FRACS

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

  • To define the incidence and risk factors of intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
  • To characterize the optimal diagnostic pre-operative work up for patients with suspected cholangiocarcinoma
  • To identify the key prognostic factors associated with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma including staging principles
  • To examine non-surgical therapies for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma including systemic and loco-regional therapeutic options.

Who should attend:

Surgery, Medical Oncologists, physicians, nurses, and all other health care professionals interested in this subject matter

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 Brittany Macias at Ext. 82280

Contact:

Brittany Macias