Oncology

MANAGEMENT OF ADENOCARCINOMA OF THE LUNG: THE GROUND GLASS NODULE & MULTIFOCAL DISEASE

Course details

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 2.00 Certificate of Attendance (Designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
Title & description
Program Description: 

MANAGEMENT OF ADENOCARCINOMA OF THE LUNG: THE GROUND GLASS NODULE & MULTIFOCAL DISEASE

Overview & Target Audience:

This course will focus on educating physicians involved in caring for lung cancer patients with brief literature reviews of diagnosis and treatment options, including surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, with summative case presentations and discussions by a multidisciplinary panel.

The target audience is physicians and other healthcare professionals caring for patients with lung cancer, including medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, thoracic radiologists.


Objectives:
At the completion of this course, participants should be able to:
• Identify the patterns of presentation of lung adenocarcinoma and options for diagnosis
• Describe the role of surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy in the primary treatment of lung adenocarcinoma
• Review multidisciplinary treatment and combination therapy in multifocal patterns of disease


Accreditation and Designation of Credit:

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Live event: 
Live event
Event date: 
Tue, 09/23/2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: 
Harbor Pines Golf Club
500 St. Andrews Drive
Egg Harbot Township, NJ, 08234
United States
This activity closed on January 18th, 2015 and is no longer available for enrollments.
Available credit:
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 2.00
  • Certificate of Attendance (Designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™): 2.00
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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