Multidisciplinary Gastrointestinal Cancer Symposium (RP1604B)

Dallas, TX US
April 9, 2016

The UTSW Multidisciplinary GI Cancer Symposium is a program that highlights important topics relevant to clinicians who are involved with the care of patients with gastrointestinal malignancies. The goal is to provide the most up to date clinical information from a multidisciplinary approach (surgical, medical, radiation, gastroenterology, interventional radiology). The attendee will have the benefit of learning about the latest advances or controversies in the management and evaluation of GI malignancies/conditions that may impact their practice.


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Target Audience

Physicians and Allied Health professionals interested in the treatment of GI cancer within the fields of family practice, internal medicine, gastroenterology, advanced endoscopy, medical oncology, diagnostic radiology, interventional radiology, general surgery, surgical oncology, transplantation medicine, pathology, and radiation oncology.

Learning Objectives

  • Review the multidisciplinary approach to managing colorectal cancers
  • Review the latest update on treatment for gastroesophageal cancers
  • Identify patients with increased risks for gastrointestinal cancers
  • Identify the different approaches to treating pancreatic cancers
  • Review systemic vs. liver directed treatment for hepatocellular carcinomas


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 AMA
  • 7.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
04/09/2016 - 7:00am CDT
Event ends: 
04/09/2016 - 4:00pm CDT
William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital
6201 Harry Hines Blvd
William T. and Gay F. Solomon Education Center (Room 02.138)
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

Course Director:

John Mansour, MD
Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology
Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Course Co-Director:

Michael Choti, MD, MBA
Professor and Chairman
Department of Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas


Accreditation and Designation Statements

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

UT Southwestern is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by The American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This activity provides 7.08 contact hours.



To register:

  1. Create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link at the bottom of the page or "log-in" to your existing account.
  2. Return to this course page, select the designated fee and click on "add to cart" at the bottom of the page.
  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.


Registration Fees:

Physicians/PhD: $75

Allied Health and/or Advanced Practice Providers: $25 

Nurses, Medical Students, Residents and Fellows: Complimentary

For cancellations, a full refund will be provided if the request is received by mail or fax PRIOR to March 21, 2016.  No refunds will be provided thereafter.



Valet parking is located at the main entrance of Clements University Hospital for a $5.00 fee.

The Visitors Garage is located just past the main entrance of Clements University Hospital. It can also be accessed from Harry Hines and Record Crossing.

Your garage parking validation voucher will be handed out at registration.

Available Credit

  • 7.00 AMA
  • 7.00 Attendance


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