Session date: 
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 7:00am to 8:30am
Location: 
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Finance Conference Room
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.50 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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Program Description: 

We have a large volume of patients with both primary and metastatic tumors of the CNS (Central Nervous System).  These cases require close coordination and correlation of clinicians, pathologists, and radiologists.  As a result, we developed the NeuroOncology Tumor Board to serve as a venue to allow for a formal, scheduled interaction of these medical professionals and to advance the knowledge of primary and metastatic tumors of the CNS.  This allows for the appropriate clinical correlations to occur, for discussion of particularly challenging cases, and also provides a forum for dissemination of emerging new clinical, radiographic and pathological data relevant to the management of patients.  

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 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 1.5 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 
Target audience: 

Physicians
Residents
Physician Assistants
Nurse Practitioners
Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 
  • Increase and process the knowledge of CNS (Central Nervous System) tumors and processes through discussion of clinical presentation and workup of patients with this disorder.
  • Review the correlation of pathology and radiological findings in patients with CNS tumors & processes.
  • Review and discuss the treatment options in patients with CNS tumors & processes
Faculty & credentials: 

Jennifer Connelly, MD Course Director

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial interests to disclose.

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Jan Schiebenes
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 805-6430