Last Modified: April 14, 2004
Conference Dates: Friday, May 14, 2004
Conference Location: Marriott Hotel, 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA
Sponsoring Group: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Conference Web Page URL: www.med.upenn.eduappscme_events
Topics Covered: Early-stage Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
Conference Objectives: At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: 1) Review the epidemiology of early-stage NSCLC 2) Identify the role of PET scanning in the diagnosis and staging of early-stage NSCLC 3) Discuss the preoperative evaluation of early-stage NSCLC and the role of the interventional pulmonologist in this process 4) Describe the latest advances in the surgical management of early-stage NSCLC 5) Discuss the current trends in the use of adjuvant and neoadjuvant chemotherapy for early-stage NSCLC
Who Should Attend: This course has been designed for medical and radiation oncologists, thoracic surgeons, pulmonologists, internists, primary care physicians, and oncology nurses
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine-Office of CME
Phone (215) 898-6400
FAX (215) 898-1888
Conference Fees: There is No Registration Fee For This Conference But Seating Is Limited.
Continuing Education: Yes
Miscellany: The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 5.25 category 1 credits toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the activity.
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