Making Sense: The New Cancer Screening Guidelines

October 22, 2022

This conference will review the latest innovation and guidelines in screening for the most prevalent cancers. Cancer prevention and screening recommendations continue to evolve, driven by cancer control research and by an increasing focus on population health and reducing health disparities and inequities. The goal of this educational offering is to update clinicians about new cancer screening guidelines and recommendations and ultimately increase cancer screenings through early detection, and to improve outcomes.

 

This conference is being held virtually.

Target Audience

This course is intended for physicians, nurse practitioners, technicians , nurses, fellows and residents in the fields of oncology, primary care, general surgery, dermatology, GI, OB/GYN, that are interested in the latest Innovations and guidelines in cancer screening.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Communicate effectively with patients about benefits of early cancer detection and prevention 
  2. Describe evidence- based methods for lung, breast, skin, colorectal and cervical cancers 
  3. Utilize evolving U.S guidelines for cancer screening in clinical practice
  4. Determine and manage high risk breast patients
  5. Describe and communicate the role of genetics in cancer screening
  6. Review best practices to identify and properly refer patients with a possible cancer diagnosis
Additional information
Agenda: 

08:00: Welcome/Program Overview, James Weese, MD, FAC

08:10 Colorectal Cancer Screening: Beyond the Gold Standard, Richard Bone, MD

08:30 Prostate Cancer Screening: Controversies & Clinical Practice, Joshua M. Lang MD, MS

08:45 Skin Cancer Screening, David Crosby MD & Jon Richards, MD, PhD

08:55 Lung Screening Data & Outcomes, Meghan McHugh, RN, BSN, OCN

09:05 Q & A with Drs. Bone, Crosby, Lang, Richards, & Meghan McHugh, RN, BSN, OCN

09:15 Breast Screening (Why and How ), Heidi Memmel, MD

09:35 Management of High Risk Breast Patients, Betsy Winga, MD MBA, VP/CMIO & Wendy Bingham, APRN

09:55 Gynecological Screening, Nicole Salvo MD & Jennifer Ballisteri, MS

10:25 Q & A with Drs. Memmel, Winga, Salvo, Wendy Bingham APRN & Jennifer Balistreri, MS

10:35 It’s a Family Affair: Genetic Screening for Familial Cancers, Deborah Wham MS, CGC & Michael Mullane MD

10:55 To Screen or Not to Screen: John Brill, MD, MPH

11:15 18 Million US Cancer Survivors Surveillance Updates, Jamie Cairo, DNP

11:35 Q & A with Drs. Mullane, Brill, & Cairo & Deborah Wham, MS, CGC

11:45 Wrap-up & Adjourn

Acknowledgement of Support: 

This education is supported by unrestricted educational grants provided by Schroeder Chair of Surgery Endowment Earnings Fund Through Aurora Health Care

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.25 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 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 3.25 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 3.25 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Course opens: 
01/09/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2022
Event starts: 
10/22/2022 - 8:00am CDT
Event ends: 
10/22/2022 - 12:00pm CDT
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Virtual-Zoom
United States

Course Directors

James Weese, MD, VP Cancer Svc Line; Advocate Aurora Health
John Brill, MD, Family Medicine; Advocate Aurora Health
Julia Hester-Diaz MD FAAFP, Vice President, Primary Care Service Line, Chief Medical Officer; Advocate Aurora Health
Ann Windsor, MD, VP Womens’ Health Svc Line • Clinical Services: System Womens’ Health; Advocate Aurora Health

Faculty:

Jennifer Jarvey Balistreri, MS —Community Impact Coordinator, Senior System Cancer Service Line; Advocate Aurora Health
Wendy Bingham, APRN, Nurse Practitioner DREY, Breast Surgery;  Advocate Aurora Health
Amy Bock, RN, MBA, BSN,OCN, Fmr. Sr. Dir., Cancer Svc Line; Advocate Aurora Health
Richard Bone, MD, Sr. Medical Director, Population Health;  Advocate Aurora Health
Jamie Cairo, MD, Director, Clinical Program Development;  Advocate Aurora Health
David Crosby, MD, Dermatology;  Advocate Aurora Health
Karen Gordon, VP Medical Specialties Svc Line Admin; Advocate Aurora Health
Richard Kelly, MD, VP, Chief Medical Officer; Advocate Aurora Health
Joshua M. Lang, MD, MS,Vice Chair for Biomedical Research, Department of Medicine, Carbone Cancer Center; University of Wisconsin
Institutes for Medical Research
Meghan McHugh, RN, BSN, OCN, Manager LDCT Screening Program; Aurora System Cancer Service Line;  Advocate Aurora Health
Heidi Memmel, MD, General Surgery;  Advocate Aurora Health
Jon Richards MD, PhD, Hematology/Oncology;  Advocate Aurora Health
Deborah Wham, MS, CGC, Manager, Aurora Genomic Medicine, Certified Genetic Counselor;  Advocate Aurora Health
Betsy Winga, MD, MBA, VP/CMIO, Ambulatory Medical Informatics (remote), Physician, obstetrics & gynecology, Manitowoc County; Advocate Aurora Health

Disclosure

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

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Advocate Aurora Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

Credit Statement(s)

AMA
Advocate Aurora Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 3.25 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 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 3.25 Attendance
    Attendance Credit
    • 3.25 Approved AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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This conference is being held virtually.  A  link to the meeting will be provided prior to the event.

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