Hot Topics in Breast Cancer Management

Gurnee, IL US
October 12, 2019

This course will address current areas of breast cancer treatment, especially those which are new, changed or evolving. Through a variety of presentations, new information regarding current breast cancer screening and treatment will be presented.

Target Audience

This course is intended for family practice, general surgery, hematology/oncology, medical oncology, obstetrics/gynecology, pathology, plastic and reconstructive surgery, radiation oncology, surgical oncology, and all medical staff.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this session, learners should be able to:

  1. Discuss the role of new and evolving treatments for breast cancer
  2. Recognize how to identify patients at risk for breast cancer
  3. Identify the role of advanced surgical, medical oncological and radiation oncological treatments for state-of-the-art breast cancer treatment
Additional information
Acknowledgement of Support: 

Supported by an Educational Grant from
Schroeder Chair of Surgery Endowment Earnings Fund through Aurora Health Care Foundation

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 4.50 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
  • 4.50 ABIM MOC Part II
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 4.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Course opens: 
08/21/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
10/12/2019 - 7:15am
Event ends: 
10/12/2019 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center
6161 W Grand Ave
Gurnee, IL 60031
United States

Faculty

Program Directors: 
Aaron H. Chevinsky, MD FACS Medical Director of Surgical Oncology, Advocate Aurora Health Care, Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center, Clinical Adjunct Professor of Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Program Director, Complex Surgical Oncology Fellowship

Barry Rosen, MD, FACS Breast Surgeon, Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Assistant Professor, University of IL College of Medicine, Chicago, IL, Advocate Aurora Health
Please see brochure for full list of faculty

Disclosure

Faculty disclosures are being reviewed and will be presented to the audience in advance of the program.

Accreditation Statement

Advocate Aurora Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

Advocate Aurora Health designates this internet enduring activity for a maximum of 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM MOC Part II

Successful completion of this CME activity enables the participant to earn up to 4.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Available Credit

  • 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 4.50 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
  • 4.50 ABIM MOC Part II
    Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 4.50 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/21/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Contact the Advocate Aurora Health CME Office at cme@aurora.org or at (414) 219-5490 if you have any questions or need assistance.