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9th Annual Winship Cancer Institute Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium

Meeting9th Annual Winship Cancer Institute Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium
Start Date09-14-2019
End Date09-14-2019
WhereEmory Health Research Science Building
CityAtlanta
StateGA
RSVP Dateno RSVP Date
Description

Emory University Winship Cancer Institute Course Directors

  • Pretesh Patel, MD
    Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
    Director of Physician Residency Program
  • Mihir Shah, MD
    Assistant Professor, Division of Surgical Oncology
    Department of Surgery
  • Walid Shalib, MD
    Assistant Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology
  • Christina Wu, MD
    Associate Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology

Meeting Overview

The 9th Annual Winship Cancer Institute Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium will have expert review of the latest procedures, technology and medical treatments for GI cancer patients. National guidelines will be reviewed. Additionally, there will be case-based discussions incorporating multi-disciplinary care approaches, novel, recently FDA-approved drugs, and clinical trial eligibility. Participants will be able to recognize the different treatment modalities available for their patients with GI cancers and formulate a tailored treatment plan.

Target Audience

This symposium is intended for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists and oncology nurses. Trainees, at all levels, are highly encouraged to attend.

Online Registration

For more details about the symposium and registration:
https://apps.winshipcancer.emory.edu/admin/Event/4405/9th-annual-winship-gastrointestinal-cancer-symposium/

Exhibitor Opportunities

Contact Milini.mingo@emory.edu for more information on exhibitor opportunities.

Continuing Education Credit

The Emory University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 4.5 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCE for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

The Emory University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Emory Nursing Professional Development Center (ENPDC) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) contact hours are awarded by ENPDC. Up to 4.5 CNE contact hours and up to 0.83 pharmacotherapeutic contact hours are awarded commensurate with participation and completion of the evaluation. No conflict of interest has been identified for anyone with the ability to control content of this activity.