MCI Oncology Academic Educational Series: Lung Cancer Update, Breast Cancer Update and Fertility Preservation in Gynecologic Malignancies

Miami, FL US
September 29, 2018

Most patients with non-small-cell lung cancer have no response to the tyrosine kinase inhibitor gefitinib, which targets the epidermal growth factor receptor (EFGR). During this conference, Dr. Villalona-Calero will provide and update on lung cancer. Participants will gain a better understanding of the epidemiology of lung cancer.

Target Audience

Oncology Nurses, Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Hematology Oncologists, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Patient Navigators and other interested healthcare providers

Learning Objectives

Lung Cancer Update – Dr. Villalona-Calero

  • Describe the epidemiology of lung cancer.
  • Identify proper work up and management of lung cancer patients.

Breast Cancer Update – Dr. Jane Mendez

  • Discuss the burden of breast cancer worldwide.
  • Summarize the importance of a multidisciplinary breast cancer treatment.

Fertility Preservation in Gynecologic Malignancies – Dr. John Diaz

  • Describe fertiliy-preservation options.
  • Implement appropriate criteria for patient selection.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 3.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 3.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 3.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 3.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 3.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
08/02/2018
Course expires: 
10/26/2018
Event starts: 
09/29/2018 - 11:00am
Event ends: 
09/29/2018 - 3:00pm
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Miami Cancer Institute
8900 N. Kendall Dr
Tumor Board Conference Room: MCI 3N110
Miami, FL 33176
United States
+1 (305) 671-2690
 

Miguel A. Villalona- Calero, M.D.
Deputy Director and Chief Scientific Officer
Miami Cancer Institute

Miguel A. Villalona-Calero, M.D., indicated that he has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies.  He’s received grant/research support form Merck and he is a consultant with Lilly.  He will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Jane E. Mendez, M.D.
Chief of Breast Surgery
Miami Cancer Institute

Jane E. Mendez, M.D. , indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

John P. Diaz, M.D.
Gynecologic Oncology

Miami Cancer Institute

John P. Diaz, M.D. , indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 3 credit hours, CE Broker Course #20-632645, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 3 credits for Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and Pharmacists. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

  • 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 3.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 3.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 3.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 3.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 3.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/02/2018
Course expires: 
10/26/2018
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