2nd Annual CME At the Racetrack: Hot Topics/Fast Cars

Date & Location
Saturday, October 28, 2017 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM   Madison, Madison, IL

Target Audience
Cardiology, Dialysis Nurses, EMS/Paramedic, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Nurse Practitioners, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Oncologist, Otolaryngology, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistants, Primary Care, Registered Nurse, Social Work, Urology

Gateway Race Track
700 Raceway Blvd.
Madison, IL 62060

  1. Identify patients at risk for gastric malignancy
  2. Assess treatment strategies
  3. Optimize management of patients after gastric resection
  4. Review common and concerning neck masses
  5. Determining the urgency of a referral to an Otolaryngologist
  6. Review Imaging Modalities and workup suggestions
  7. Review three outpatient treatment options for Liver Cancer (HCC)
  8. Discuss size of lesion (HCC), where microwave oblation is curative
  9. Recognize the best treatment for patients with HCC and portal vein thrombosis
  10. Discuss the wait time for a liver transplant patient with no complications
  11. Assess which patients are better suited for MIIPs as an alternative surgery
  12. Convey to their patients the advantages of having an MIIP for their disease condition
  13. Manage pre and post procedural care of patients who have MIIPs
  14. Recognize the benefits of live donor kidney transplantation (LKDT) for patients with kidney failure
  15. Assess barriers to pursuit of LKDT by transplant candidates
  16. Participate in strategies for improving access to LKDT and Identification of potential donors
  17. Demonstrate enhanced learning by audience members of importance surveilling patients at risk for liver cancer
  18. Encourage a multidisciplinary approach for managing patients with liver cancer


Registration for this event is Complementary with a $25.00 Continuing Education Tracking and Certificate Fee. If you do not choose the Certificate Fee option at registration, then your attendance at the event will not be tracked.