Program Description: 
This is a monthly lecture series, intended to provide updates regarding cancer research, treatment and supportive care to faculty and staff in the Hem-Onc division, and any other interested parties. Lectures are provided by internal or external speakers, who are experts in their topic area. Examples of talks given include updates in various cancers like lung cancer and melanoma, as well as overview/update about fertility issues related to cancer treatment.
 
Keywords: Cancer, Hematology, Oncology, Tumors, Malignancy, Patient-centered care
Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurses
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to:

  • Use a patient-centered approach to a broad range of cancer topics
  • Analyze which medical and surgical treatment options for cancer are the most appropriate for a given patient
  • Decide which time-sensitive diagnoses would most benefit from subspecialty care, versus those that need immediate action, versus those that can be managed locally.  
Faculty & credentials: 
Activity Director(s):
John Charlson, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Hematology and Oncology
The Medical College of Wisconsin
 
Planning Committee Member(s):
 
In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
  • John Charlson

The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest mitigation process and addressed.

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Contact

Name: 
Dan Bullock
Series date: 
01/01/2024 - 12:00am CST to 12/31/2024 - 11:59pm CST

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

 

Group description: 
Hematology & Oncology Grand Rounds 2024
Series location: 
Milwaukee, WI
United States

Sessions

Session Date
Novel Uses of Radiotherapeutics in Prostate Cancer 02/08/2024 - 8:00am to 9:00am CST
HLH, DIC & ITP 02/29/2024 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm CST
Turning Cold Tumors Hot: Immunotherapeutic Strategies for Pancreatic Cancer 04/11/2024 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT