2018 New Advances in Lung Cancer: Stretching the Envelope

May 3, June 21 and October 4, 2018

Graphic for Penn CME Lung Dinner Series
Date:
Thursday, May 3, 2018 and Friday, May 4, 2018
Time:
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Sponsor:
Abramson Cancer Center
Description:

Overview

The purpose of this educational activity is to provide a review of the latest advances and evidence-based treatment approaches in the care of lung cancer patients. Sessions will feature information on surgery, radiation and systemic therapies with case presentations and question/answer sessions with the multidisciplinary team.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  • Detail recent treatment advances for lung cancer surgery
  • Identify appropriate uses and recent advances in radiation oncology for lung cancer including proton therapy and SBRT/ablative therapies
  • Describe advances in systemic approaches for treating locally advanced and metastatic lung cancer

Who Should Attend

This activity is designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals caring for patients with lung cancer including, medical and radiation oncologists, pulmonologists, and thoracic surgeons.

Accreditation 

In support of improving patient care, Penn Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation of Credit

  • PHYSICIANS: Penn Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. PAs may receive a maximum of 2.75 Category 1 credits for completing this activity.

Disclosures

Penn Medicine, Office of Continuing Medical and Interprofessional Education, adheres to the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support. Faculty and planner’s 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 within their presentations.
Registration:

Thursday, May 3, 2018

  • Time: 5:30 – 8:45 pm
  • Location: THE RADNOR HOTEL
    591 Lancaster Ave
    Wayne, PA 19087
  • Registration is closed and Walk-Ins are welcomed.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

  • Time: 5:30 – 8:45 pm
  • Location: THE RITTENHOUSE
    210 W. Rittenhouse Square
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
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Thursday, October 4, 2018

  • Time: 5:30 – 8:45 pm
  • Location: THE CROWNE PLAZA
    PHILADELPHIA-CHERRY HILL
    2349 Marlton Pike W
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
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