Last Modified: August 18, 2004
Conference Dates: March 18-20, 2005
Conference Location: Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
Sponsoring Group: Cadent Medical Communications
Conference Web Page URL: www.thecbce.com
Topics Covered: In this symposium, opinion leaders who specialize in medical radiation and surgical oncology will provide updates on the diagnosis, staging, and treatment of patients with lung cancer. Screening and diagnostic techniques will be reviewed, and new techniques for the management of early-stage NSCLC will be discussed. Updates will also be provided on recent advances in the use of surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy for first- and second-line treatment of stage III/IV NSCLC. Emerging data on the use of molecularly targeted therapies and considerations for special patient populations will be presented. Recent clinical data on the treatment of SCLC will be reviewed. This conference will provide practicing oncologists with a comprehensive update on current and emerging options for the diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer, designed to enhance their clinical decision-making abilities
Who Should Attend: Medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists; thoracic surgeons; pulmonologists; and other physicians involved in the care of lung cancer patients
Registration Information: Please see www.thecbce.com, call (972) 929-1900, or fax (972) 929-1901.
Continuing Education: Yes
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