2019 Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium

This symposium convenes radiation and medical oncologists, thoracic surgeons and all members of the treatment team for a practical and comprehensive examination of current thoracic cancer care

Target Audience

This meeting is designed to meet the interests of medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgeons, physicists, nurses, diagnostic radiologists, pathologists, thoracic radiologists and pulmonary medicine physicians.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the relevance of the precision medicine initiative for clinical practice in thoracic malignancies.
  • Identify and overcome barriers to applying precision medicine recommendations into practice.
  • Integrate targeted therapies and immunotherapy in the daily clinical management of thoracic malignancies and apply new knowledge about management of toxicities from these new treatments.
  • Apply radiation and surgical techniques in the treatment of thoracic malignancies, keeping in mind the limitations of each.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for physicians. ASTRO designates this Live activity for a maximum of 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 16.00 CAMPEP
    This activity has been approved for 16.00 medical physics continuing education credits (MPCEC) by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Programs (CAMPEP).
  • 16.50 Certificate of Attendance
    This activity was designated for 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Course opens: 
02/25/2019
Course expires: 
03/16/2022
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Physicians
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

ASTRO designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME certificates of credit are only available to participants who have completed the online evaluation tool. Participants who complete the evaluation within 30 days will have online access to their certificate 45 days post-meeting. Participants can access, print and save their certificate from the My ASTRO page of the ASTRO website. Participants who do not complete their evaluations within 30 days must contact ASTRO's Education Department to receive their certificate.

Physicists
This activity has been approved for a maximum of 16 Medical Physics Continuing Education Credits (MPCEC) by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Program (CAMPEP).

Physicist attendees will receive a confirmation certificate of credit from ASTRO. The names of physicist attendees will be sent to CAMPEP 45 days after the meeting. Your official certificate will be available from CAMPEP.

Available Credit

  • 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for physicians. ASTRO designates this Live activity for a maximum of 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 16.00 CAMPEP
    This activity has been approved for 16.00 medical physics continuing education credits (MPCEC) by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Education Programs (CAMPEP).
  • 16.50 Certificate of Attendance
    This activity was designated for 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/25/2019
Course expires: 
03/16/2022

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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To be eligible to receive continuing education credit, attendees must complete the online evaluation by Monday, April 15, 2019. Please only evaluate the sessions you attended.

CME certificates of credit are only available to participants who have completed the online evaluation tool. Participants will have online access to their certificate upon completion of the evaluation. Participants can access, print and save their certificate from ASTRO Academy.

Physicist attendees will not receive certificates of credit from ASTRO. The names of physicist attendees will be sent to CAMPEP 45 days after the meeting.