Radiation Oncology Grand Rounds: Radiation for Liver Tumors

Miami, FL US
November 2, 2017

The role of radiation in the management of liver tumors has been expanding rapidly.  Improved technical capabilities have permitted safe delivery of potentially ablative doses of radiation for liver tumors. Protons have a distinct physical advantage over standard photon-based radiation.

Target Audience

Radiation Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Oncology Surgeons and Radiologists

NOTE: Due to limited space, this conference is open to Baptist Health affiliated Medical Staff and Clinical Employees.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify and describe the data supporting radiation in primary liver tumors.
  • Assess data in order to implement appropriate radiation treatment for hepatic metastases.  
 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
08/20/2017
Course expires: 
12/29/2017
Event starts: 
11/02/2017 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
11/02/2017 - 1:00pm
Rating: 
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Miami Cancer Institute
8900 N. Kendall Dr
Radiation Oncology Conference Room
Miami, FL 33176
United States

Theodore Hong, M.D.
Director of Gastrointestinal Radiation
Oncology and Associate Professor of
Radiation Oncology
Harvard Medical School

Dr. Hong has indicated that he has received grant and/or research support from Taiho and Novartis.  He is also a consultant for Clinical Genomics. 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.

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 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/20/2017
Course expires: 
12/29/2017
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NOTE: Due to limited space, this conference is open to Baptist Health affiliated Medical Staff and Clinical Employees.

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