Endobronchial Ultrasound And Navigation Bronchoscopy Course

Durham, NC US
September 13, 2019

This course is designed for pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, and allied health professionals who are interested in enhancing their knowledge about lung cancer staging and more effectively utilizing existing tools and new technologies, particularly endobronchial ultrasound and navigational bronchoscopy in their care of lung cancer patients. The lectures and interactive didactic sessions will cover a range of topics including Transbronchial Needle Aspiration, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Navigational bronchoscopy and staging of lung cancer. There will be an additional afternoon didactic session geared toward RN/RT and allied health personnel. Topics will be specific to the role they play in EBUS and Navigation bronchoscopy.

Target Audience

Pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, trainees in pulmonary, critical care medicine, and thoracic surgery, nurses, respiratory care practitioners, and allied health professionals

Learning Objectives

  • Apply current guidelines for lung cancer staging

  • Expand knowledge of EBUS and Navigational Bronchoscopy backgrounds and methodologies

  • Increase skills in performing EBUS and Navigational Bronchoscopy by hands on practice under the guidance of experts in the field

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 7.75 ANCC
  • 7.75 Attendance
Registration Opens: 
Registration Expires: 
Activity Starts: 
09/13/2019 - 8:00am
Activity Ends: 
09/13/2019 - 5:00pm
Great Hall, Trent Semans Center
Duke University Health System
Durham, NC 27710
United States

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

Available Credit

  • 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 7.75 ANCC
  • 7.75 Attendance
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