Recent Advances in Oncology for the Primary Care Physician - New Jersey

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Date:
Monday, November 6, 2017
Time:
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Address:

Barry D. Brown Health Education Center (HEC)
106 Carnie Boulevard
Voorhees, NJ, 08043

Sponsor:
Abramson Cancer Center
Description:

Program Overview

The purpose of this activity is to provide primary care physicians and other primary health care providers with education about cancer screening, risk evaluation, diagnostic and treatment advances and survivorship care.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed for primary care physicians including: general medicine, internal medicine, family practice, gynecologist, primary care practice nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in the primary care of patients.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
  • Identify new advances in cancer treatment including: immunotherapy, precision surgery, and proton therapy
  • Describe the PCP role in lung cancer screening
  • Explain the latest advances in surgical and systemic therapies for lung cancer
  • Describe the latest evidence for gynecologic malignancies screening and HPV vaccination

Accreditation

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Of Credit

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosures

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Office of Continuing Medical Education, adheres to the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support. Faculty disclosure information will be made available in the conference materials and syllabus. Faculty members are also expected to disclose to participants any discussion of off-label and / or investigational use of pharmaceutical products or devices with in their presentations.

Registration:

Registration is now closed. Walk-ins are welcomed.

Event Link:
www.pennmedicine.org/CME/PCP/Virtua