Current Concepts in the Management of Colorectal Cancer
Last Modified: November 10, 2002
Conference Dates: Friday, January 10, 2003
Conference Location: The Rittenhouse Hotel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Sponsoring Group: The Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania
Who Should Attend: Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Surgical Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Oncology Nurses, and other health care professionals involved in the treatment of patients with colorectal cancer.
Conference Objectives: At the completion of the program, participants should be able to:
- Evaluate the role of new chemotherapeutic and biologic agents in colorectal cancer treatment
- Review standard therapy for the management of colorectal cancer
- Relate recent information on the basic biology and causation of colorectal cancer
Who Should Attend: Pathologists, Hematopathologists, Oncology Nurses, Oncology Social Workers, Radiation Oncologists
Registration Information: The registration deadline is Friday, December 27, 2002. To register, complete the enclosed form (see the PDF form linked above). Contact at Mary Graham with questions.
Conference Fees: The registration fee is $160.00 for physicians and $95.00 for nurses and other health care pro-fessionals. Registration includes tuition, conti-nental breakfast, lunch, and program materials. Fees will be waived for faculty, staff, fellows, and students of the University of Pennsylvania./p>
Continuing Education: The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical educa-tion for physicians.