Thoracic Tumor board is a multidisciplinary weekly meeting where challenging Thoracic and Esophageal patient cases are reviewed. The goal of this meeting is to review imaging, discuss biopsy options, evaluate therapy options, and develop a consensus opinion regarding management, within the context of a patient case scenario. Hence the educational benefit would be to improve understanding in the management of Thoracic malignancies.
Key Words: Thoracic, multidisciplinary, esophagus
- Nurse Practitioner
- Physician Assistant
Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to:
- Identify staging of Thoracic malignancies.
- Review diagnostic options for patient cases.
- Articulate and apply multidisciplinary management.
Lindsay Pucket, MD
Department of Surgery
Medical College of Wisconsin-Froedtert
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.
Lindsay Puckett, MD, Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology, MCW
Christopher Bennett, MD, Assistant Professor, Radiology, MCW
Mario Gasparri, MD, Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery, MCW
David Johnstone, MD, Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery, MCW
Elizabeth Gore, MD, Professor, Radiation Oncology, MCW
Paul Linsky, MD, Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery, MCW
Yuri Sheinin, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pathology, MCW
L Antonio Sosa, MD, Chief, Assistant Professor, Radiology, MCW
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.
|Jonathan Kurman, MD||Ambu||Consultant, Speaker, Teacher, Advisory Committee Member|
|Biodesix||Consultant, Speaker, Teacher, Advisory Committee Member|
|Pinnacle Biologics||Consultant, Speaker|
|Pulmonx||Consultant, Speaker, Teacher, Advisory Committee Member|
|Veracyte||Speaker, Teacher, Advisory Committee Member|
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.