109 Combined Modality Conference: "Melanoma with Involvement of the Regional LNs/ Primum non nocere: Managing Stage I Testicular Cancer" (090116)

Dallas, TX US
September 1, 2016

The combined modality therapy approach, including the medical, surgical and radiation arms of cancer therapy, provides
the best treatment options for the management of a wide variety of cancer patients with complex problems. This course is
designed to educate an audience specializing in the care of cancer patients. This conference provides a forum for
multimodality interaction that promotes discussion of the most recent clinical research affecting patient care, as well as
bringing oncology specialists together to review cases and make recommendations for managing cancer patients.

Target Audience

Medical Radiation, and Surgical Oncologists; Radiologists; Pathologists; Urologists; Neurologists; UTSW Faculty, Fellows
and Residents in training; and private practice oncologists

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: (1) Review the management of a diversified group of
cancer patients through case presentations with pathologic and radiologic review and discussions by medical, radiation
and surgical oncologists; (2) Distinguish the importance of the interaction of surgical, medical and radiation modalities in
the treatment of these patients, and (3) Present the most recent advances in cancer therapy and basic cancer research
from a clinical and laboratory perspective, with an emphasis on new translational research approaches.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/01/2016 - 7:30am CDT
Event ends: 
09/01/2016 - 8:30am CDT
UT Southwestern Medical Center
2201 Inwood Road
(NC) 8.212 Conference Room Seay Biomedical Building
Dallas, TX 75235
United States

PRESENTER: Grace Raja, MD, Fellow

Topic: Assistance Programs for Oncology


PRESENTER: Bishoy Gayed, MD, Fellow

Topic: Comparative Functional Outcomes
between Open and Robotic



Jonathan Dowell, M.D., Moderator






Jonathan Dowell, M.D., Moderator

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA
  • 1.00 Attendance


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