Duke Cancer Review

Cary, NC US
July 18, 2014 to July 19, 2014

On the first day of the program Duke experts highlighting pertinent data from ASCO 2014 will provide didactic lectures and case studies. The second day will focus on new surgical approaches to the management of endocrine, breast, and GI malignancies.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify current guidelines for the management of breast and endocrine cancers in order to provide optimal care to oncology patients.
  • Identify current guidelines for the management of patients with hematologic malignancies, thoracic cancer and palliative care in order to provide optimal care to oncology patients.
  • Identify current guidelines for the management of genitourinary and gastrointestinal cancers in order to provide optimal care to oncology patients.
  • Identify the advantages of minimally invasive surgery are extended to complex procedures such as pancreatectomies and gastrocnemius.
  • Discuss the optimal approach to neoadjuvant therapy in operable rectal cancer patients.
  • Discuss which patients are the best candidates for neoadjuvant therapy for invasive breast cancer and describe strategies for monitoring response to treatment.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 13.00 Attendance
Registration Opens: 
06/26/2014
Registration Expires: 
02/28/2017
Activity Starts: 
07/18/2014 - 7:30am
Activity Ends: 
07/19/2014 - 4:45pm
The Umstead Hotel
100 Woodland Pond Drive
Cary, NC 27513
United States

Available Credit

  • 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 13.00 Attendance
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