Miami Cancer Institute - New Advances in the Management of Pancreatic Cancer

November 9, 2021

Pancreatic cancer is a malignancy with poor prognosis and high mortality. The risk factors can be categorized as those related to individual characteristics, lifestyle and environment, and disease status. During this conference a panel of experts that includes Dr. Horacio Asbun, Dr. Michael Chuong, Dr. Ripal Gandhi and Dr. Govindarajan Narayanan will examine recently published trial data and review their implications to unresectable locally advanced pancreatic cancer care. 

Target Audience

Internists, Hospitalists, General Practitioners, Pulmonologists, General Surgeons, Thoracic Surgeons, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Pharmacists, Respiratory Therapists, Patient Navigators and all other interested healthcare professionals.  

 

Learning Objectives

  • Examine recently published trial data and review their implications to unresectable locally advanced pancreatic cancer care. 
  • Identify and recognize new clinical data that supports total neoadjuvant therapy in pancreatic cancer.  
  • Recognize the need for gastrointestinal follow-up for pancreatic cancer patients.

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.50 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
Course opens: 
09/30/2021
Course expires: 
12/17/2021
Event starts: 
11/09/2021 - 6:00pm
Event ends: 
11/09/2021 - 7:30pm
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Domenech Asbun, M.D.
Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
Miami Cancer Institute
Miami, Florida

Domenech Asbun, M.D. faculty of this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose, and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.

Horacio Asbun, M.D.  
Chief of Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery
Baptist Health Medical Group, Miami Cancer Institute, Baptist Health South Florida
Miami, Florida

Horacio Asbun, M.D., faculty for this educational event, is a consultant with Johnson & Johnson, Boston Scientific and Olympus and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not  include off-label or unapproved product usage. All of the relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated.

Michael Chuong, M.D. 
Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Alliance
Medical Director & Clinical Research Director
Miami Cancer Institute, Dept. of Radiation Oncology
Miami, Florida

Michael Chuong, M.D., faculty for this educational event, is a researcher for ViewRay, Novocure and AstraZeneca.  He is also a consultant with ViewRay and he is an advisor with ViewRay, Elekta and Sirtex.  All relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated. All of the relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated.

Fernando de Zarraga, M.D. 
Medical Oncologist/ Hematologist
Miami Cancer Institute
Miami, Florida

Fernando de Zarraga, M.D., faculty for this educational event, is a speaker for Ipsen and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage. All relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated. All of the relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated.

Ripal Gandhi, M.D.
Miami Cancer Institute and Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute
Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Professor of Interventional Radiology 
Miami, Florida

Ripal Gandhi, M.D., faculty for this educational event, is a researcher for RenovoRx.  He is also a consultant with Medtronic, Cordis, Sirtex Medical, Trisalus Life Science, and BD. All relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated. 

Ramon E. Jimenez, M.D.
Surgical Oncology
Sarcoma and Connective Tissue Surgical Oncology
Miami Cancer Institute
Miami, Florida

Ramon E. Jimenez, M.D. faculty of this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose, and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.

Govindarajan Narayanan, M.D.
Chief of Interventional Oncology
Baptist Health South Florida
Professor of Radiology
Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Miami, Florida

Govindarajan Narayanan, M.D., faculty for this educational event, is a consultant with Angio Dynamics, Boston Scientific, Nuebert, Varian and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will include off-label or unapproved product usage. All relevant financial relationships listed for this individual have been mitigated. 

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

*Ineligible companies - Companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.

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 1.5 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 1.5 credit hours, CE Broker Course #20-858917, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 1.5 credit hours for Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Pharmacists and Respiratory Therapists. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

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