Saint Louis University School of Medicine Spring Cancer Conference, April 3, 2020


Date & Location
Friday, April 3, 2020, 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM, Doisy Research Center, St. Louis, MO

Overview
This one day CME activity will include current topics in the following oncology sites; Breast Oncology Gastrointerology Oncology Genitourinary Oncology Hematology and Oncology Bone Marrow Transplant Thoracic Oncology Discussion will include appropriate clinical staging, appropriate prognostic indicators and discussion of evidence-based national guidelines for treatment planning.

Objectives

Each oncology site has provided their own objectives:
  1. Review new therapies of urological cancers
  2. Assess current state of Immuno & Chemotheapy for Urologic Cancers
  3. Apply new therapies in complex patient scenarios
  4. Identify what staging tests are necessary in the assessment of NSCLC patients
  5. Distinguish which NSCLC patients might prove to be candidates for combined modality therapy
  6. Implement the above knowledge in a strategy for the appropriate referral of State III NSCLC patients to surgical, medical, and radiation oncologists
  7. Recognize options for axillary management in breast cancer patients who are clinically node negative
  8. Interpret the ongoing clinical trials that will likely affect axillary management for breast cancer patients in the near future
  9. Recognize appropriate diseases, patient characteristics, and timing for bone marrow transplant
  10. Identify treatment strategies for advanced and metastatic gastrointestinal malignancies
  11. Recognize controversies relating to care in patients with complex disease
  12. Assess the role of surgery in multimodal therapy

Registration
Registration is complimentary but you need to register in order to save your seat. Also, please indicate if you need/want a CME or non-physician certificate by picking that option during the registration process

Accreditation

"Saint Louis University School of Medicine has been reviewed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) and awarded reaccreditation for four years as a provider of continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. Accreditation in the ACCME System seeks to assure the medical community and the public that Saint Louis University School of Medicine delivers education that is relevant to clinicians’ needs, evidence-based, evaluated for its effectiveness, and independent of commercial influence."

Accreditation 

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

American Medical Association

Saint Louis University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Saint Louis University School of Medicine will provide Other learner certificates (for NPs, nurses, and other types of learners).  The certificate will state that the activity was designated for 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Follow your board's requirements for reciprocal CE credits.

American Academy of Physician Assitants:  AAPA

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.  PAs may receive a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing this activity.