Miami Brain Symposium, Third Annual

Miami, FL US
December 6, 2019

The Miami Brain Symposium will focus on state-of-the-art approaches in the management of primary and metastatic brain tumors, along with an understanding of current standards of care as well as a look at future directions. For one full day this symposium will engage participants, as the expert faculty navigate through complex cases and novel treatment strategies and lively panel discussions.

Complete details at MiamiBrainSymposium.BaptistHealth.net

Registration Fees:  Please choose Register tab to process your registration.

Attendee TypeCost
PhysiciansPhysicians$295
BHSF Employees$55
Nurses and Allied Health Professionals$95
International Physicians$236
International Healthcare Professionals$76

 

 

 

Target Audience

Adult and Pediatric Neurologists, Adult and Pediatric Medical Oncologists, Neurosurgeons, Neuro-Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Neuroradiologists, Diagnostic Radiologists, Radiation Oncologists, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Neuroscience Nurses, Neurosurgery Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Occupational Therapists, Respiratory Therapists, Dietitians, Radiology Technologists, Pharmacists, Rehabilitation and Pain Management Specialists, Physician Assistants, as well as other specialists interested in the fields of neuro-oncology and neuroscience. 

In particular, this course will add tremendous value to residents in training as well as fellows in multiple specialties, including family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics, neurology, neurosurgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, radiology, and pathology.    

 

 

 

Learning Objectives

  • Examine the role of molecular histopathology in the diagnosis, characterization, and management of primary and metastatic brain tumors
  • Recognize the strengths and limitations of advanced imaging in the diagnosis and post-treatment follow-up of patients with spine tumors
  • Apply advances in systemic therapy, tumor neurosurgery, and radiation therapy to achieve contemporary management of primary brain tumors.
  • Examine recent breakthroughs in systemic therapy, neurology, and radiotherapeutics which influence management of patients with CNS malignancies.
  • Evaluate the management of brain and spinal metastasis in the modern era, focusing on the individual and collective roles of radiation therapy, targeted therapy, immunotherapy, and neurosurgery. 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 Florida Board of Dietitians
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 7.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 7.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 7.00 Florida Bureau of Radiation Control
  • 7.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 7.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
06/01/2019
Course expires: 
01/24/2020
Event starts: 
12/06/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
12/06/2019 - 5:00pm
Cost:
$1.00
Rating: 
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Hilton Miami Dadeland
9100 N. Kendall Dr
Miami, FL 33176
United States

 

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You’ll find fun in the sand and sun just minutes away at Miami’s beautiful beaches, and with the Metro Rail station just 1.5 miles from our hotel, you have easy access to Miami Airport and Downtown Miami. The neighboring popular hot spots of Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Homestead, Key Biscayne and The Keys are just a short drive away.

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FACULTY

For the complete faculty list, please click HERE.

FACULTY DISCLOSURES

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 7 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 7 credit hours by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and the Florida Council of Physician Assistants. CE Broker #20-731802.

This activity has been approved for 7 contact hours by Florida State Boards of Nurse Practitioners, Nursing, Pharmacy and Respiratory.

This activity has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 7 CPEUs. 

This activity has been approved for 7 credits by the Florida Bureau of Radiation Control Provider #3201106, Course #22001156.

The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB) accepts CEs accredited by the ACCME.  Individuals are responsible for checking with the AANPCB for further guidelines.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ claimed by physicians attending live events certified and organized in the United States for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ can be claimed through the agreement on mutual recognition of credits between UEMS and AMA, considered as being equal to the European Continuous Medical Education Credits (ECMEC©) granted by the UEMS. One AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ is equivalent to one (1) hour of European EACCME Credit (ECMEC©). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

 

 

 

Available Credit

  • 7.00 Florida Board of Dietitians
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 7.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 7.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 7.00 Florida Bureau of Radiation Control
  • 7.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 7.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
06/01/2019
Course expires: 
01/24/2020

Price

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Cancellations must be received by November 21, 2019, to receive a refund of the registration fee, less a $25 administrative fee. Registration fees are not refundable after November 21, 2019. 

Guest Attendance Policy

All symposium activities (including educational sessions, meal functions, exhibit hall, etc.) are exclusively reserved for registered symposium attendees. Non-registered guests (including children, family members, colleagues, etc.) are not allowed in the symposium areas. Badges provided at registration are required for entrance into all functions and will be strictly enforced.

 In consideration of the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact us to determine your special service requirements.​

Changes may occur that are beyond our control. In the unforeseen event the symposium is canceled, Baptist Health will refund attendees the entire amount of their registration fees. If you are traveling from outside of the area, we strongly suggest purchasing travel insurance.

NOTE:​ Partial credits are not available. Where credits are approved on​​ a session-by-session basis, participants must attend each session in its entirety to receive complete credit for the session. (This does not apply to M.D.s and D.O.s.)

Photography

By attending our symposium, you consent to photography and videography of your image and likeness for use on Baptist Health websites, social media pages and press releases distributed for marketing purposes. Should you not agree to be photographed or recorded, you are responsible to notify us prior to this symposium.

Photography and recording of presenters and presentations are prohibited in the General Session, unless authorized by Baptist Health South Florida.

Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida presents this CME activity for use by healthcare professionals for educational purposes only. Opinions, perspectives and information presented by the faculty represent their ideas and views, and participants should carefully consider all available scientific data before acting on knowledge gained through this activity. Additionally, participants should consult the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for approved uses prior to prescribing medications or utilizing medical devices discussed in this activity.

While Baptist Health makes reasonable efforts to ensure that accurate information is presented, no warranty, expressed or implied, is offered. Participants should rely on their own clinical judgment, knowledge and experience before applying information acquired to their professional use.

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