Oncology

2018 Breast Cancer Clinical Case Series: The Year in Review - October 11, 2018

Course details

  • 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.75 Certificate of Attendance (Designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
Price: $1.00
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Program Description: 

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Overview & Target Audience:

The purpose of this educational activity is to bring together breast cancer specialists to highlight the state-of-the-art in multidisciplinary patient care. This activity will feature clinical updates in diagnosis and local, regional, and systemic therapies. Additionally, this activity will review promising clinical trials and clinical controversies in breast cancer management.

This activity is directed toward medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists interested in the treatment of patients with breast cancer. Fellows, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, researchers, and other healthcare professionals interested in the treatment of breast cancer may also participate.

Conference materials will be available on-line. Please bring your electronic device to view
presentations in real time.


Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss clinical trial evidence that allows for the personalization of care in the management of early and advanced forms of breast cancer
  • Assess current and evolving roles for prognostic and predictive biomarkers to stratify risk and inform clinical decision making in the management of breast cancer
  • Examine recent clinical trial results concerning the use of novel breast cancer treatment strategies

Agenda: (Please note that speakers will rotate and will not be the same for each session)

5:45 pm Registration, Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres

6:50 pm Welcome and Introductions

7:00 pm 5 Breast Cancer Clincal Case Reviews

  • Panel Moderators: Kevin R. Fox, MD and Jennifer M. Matro, MD
  • Panel: Breast Imaging, Surgical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

8:45 pm Conference Ends


Accreditation:

Physicians: 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 1.75 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 1.75 Category 1 credits for completing this activity.


Cancellation Policy:

The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the event of cancellation or postponement, the University will notify all pre-registrants but is not responsible for any related costs or expenses to participants, including cancellation fees assessed by hotels, airlines and travel agencies.

Live event: 
Live event
Event date: 
Thu, 10/11/2018 - 5:45pm - 8:45pm
Location: 
The Crowne Plaza Philadelphia - Cherry Hill
2349 Marlton Pike, West
Cherry Hill, NJ, 08002
United States
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Available credit:
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 1.75
  • Certificate of Attendance (Designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™): 1.75
Activity Documents
Groups:
Office of Continuing Medical and Interprofessional Education
150 Anatomy/Chemistry Building, 3620 Hamilton Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6061
Contact us: penncme@pennmedicine.upenn.edu | 215-898-8005
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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.