Head & Neck Tumor Board

Head & Neck Tumor Board

Tuesday October 17, 2017 at 7:30 AM


This grand round has already taken place.


HSC Level 2, Pathology Conference Room - Stony Brook , NY
October 17th, 2017
1.00 Credit Hour(s)

Description

The Head & Neck Tumor Board was established to provide a multidisciplinary team to streamline and improve the patient care for cancer patients given in hospital and out-patient, as well as streamline the way collaborating departments/physicians/treatment plans work together and address how each can be tailored to specific patients

Dates and Times

Start: 10/17/2017 7:30 AM
End: 10/17/2017 8:30 AM

Objectives

At the end of this activity, participants should be better able to understand the interdisciplinary concerns of physicians taking care head and neck cancer patients and thyroid cancer patients. They should better understand the pathology, radiology. radiation oncology and medical oncology and surgical approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of these diseases, as well understand better the ancillary support services such speech pathology, swallow therapy, endocrinology, dental rehabilitation, prosthetics, etc.

Speakers

  • Dr. Lukasz Czerwonka
    • THYROID PTS - 1 Dr. Czerwonka; HEAD & NECK PTS - 4 Dr. Czerwonka
  • Dr. Kartik Mani
    • THYROID PTS - 1 Dr. Mani
  • Dr. Ghassan Samara
    • HEAD & NECK PTS - 3 Dr. Samara

Location

HSC Level 2, Pathology Conference Room
75 Country Club Road
Stony Brook , NY 11790