MCI Radiation Oncology Grand Rounds – Proton Therapy for Breast Cancer, Should We Have Our Hearts Set on It?
Proton therapy may improve breast cancer survival rate. Proton therapy is a precise form of beam radiation therapy that uses energy from protons, or positively charged particles.
During this conference Dr. Bradley will help participants understand the indications for proton therapy in patients with breast cancer.
Radiation Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Oncology Surgeons and Radiologists
- Identify appropriate indications for proton therapy to treat breast cancer.
- Discuss data for proton therapy in the treatment of breast cancer.
Julie Bradley, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
University of Florida
Julie Bradley, 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 her presentation or discussion.
Michael D. Chuong, M.D.
Baptist Health Quality Network
Baptist and South Miami Hospitals
Dr. Chuong has indicated he has received grant/research support from AstraZeneca and ViewRay. He is on the speakers' bureau for Viewray, Accuray and Sirtex and his discussion will not include mention of investigational or off-label usage.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour, CE Broker Course #20-621028, by the Florida Boards of Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.
This activity has also been approved for 1 credit hour for Nurses and Nurse Practitioners. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 General certificate of attendance
- 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
- 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
- 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
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