Thyroid Cancer Conference

Endocrinology Core Curriculum Conference &/or Journal Club

Friday October 19, 2018 at 2:30 PM


Grand Round starts in:

101 Nicolls Road - Stony Brook, NY
October 19th, 2018
1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

This program is designed to increase knowledge and understanding of endocrine pathology, diagnosis, and therapy that can be applied in practice.

Today's meeting will include presentations on Thyroid Cancer.

Dates and Times

Start: 10/19/2018 2:30 PM
End: 10/19/2018 3:00 PM

Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Be familiar with emerging data regarding active surveillance of Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma
  • Identify factors which make patients ideal, appropriate or inappropriate candidates for surveillance
  • Understand the current ATA guidelines for treatment of Papillary Microcarcinoma
  • Understand the role of active surveillance vs surgery for the treatment of Papillary Microcarcinoma
  • Discuss best treatment option for Papillary Microcarcinoma
  • Discuss patient selection process for surgery vs active surveillance

Speakers

  • Dr. Maria Anton
    • Thyroid Cancer Conference
  • Dr. Carolyn Maxwell
    • Thyroid Cancer Conference
  • Dr. Elizabeth Oommen
    • Thyroid Cancer Conference

Location

101 Nicolls Road
UH Level 2 Pathology Conference Room
Stony Brook, NY 11794

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