Thoracic Tumor Board

Cardiothoracic Surgery Lung Cancer Evaluation Center Tumor Board

Tuesday October 17, 2017 at 4:00 PM


This grand round has already taken place.


Level 2 Pathology Conference Room - Stony Brook, NY
October 17th, 2017
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

Cardiothoracic Lung Cancer Tumor Board is an interdisciplinary panel with case studies/presentations on diagnostic workup, prognostic indicators, working stage, clinical guidelines, research protocols, treatment planning and recommendations for practice in lung cancer.

Today's cases involve:

  • PET
  • CT
  • Pathology Review

1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Closed event

Dates and Times

Start: 10/17/2017 4:00 PM
End: 10/17/2017 5:00 PM

Objectives

Participants should be able to:

1) Describe plan of care for patients in multidisciplinary setting.

2) Properly stage patients with lung cancer according to the National Cancer Registry.

3) Describe the current guidelines for treatment of patients with lung cancer according to their stage.

4) Have a basic understanding of chest image interpretation.

Speakers

  • Dr. Thomas Bilfinger
    • Discussion of lung lesion pathology, imaging, PET, CT, and treatment plan.

Location

Level 2 Pathology Conference Room
101 Nichols Road
Stony Brook, NY 11790

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.