When

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 from 5:00 PM to 7:40 PM EST
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Where

Parkview Mirro Center 
10622 Parkview Plaza Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46845
 

 
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Contact

Cathy Ballou 
Parkview Health 
260-266-1450 
cathy.ballou@parkview.com 
  

Cancer Quarterly: Pancreatic, Melanoma, Genitourinary and Ovarian Cancers

An educational program offering 4 various cancer topics to gain the latest knowledge on treatments, technology and management

Agenda:

5-5:30p        Registration/Dinner
5:30p - 6p    Pancreatic Cancer; from Basics to innovations, research and future posssbilities
                    Neil Sharma, MD, President Parkview Cancer Instititute,
6p-6:30p     Melanoma: Prevention, Diagnosis  and Treatment
                    Dara Spearman, MD, PPG Oncology Derm
6:30-6:4op   Break
6:40p-7:10p Current Treatment Approaches for Ovarian Cancer
                    Scott Goodrich, MD, PPG Oncology, GYN Surgery
7:10- 7:40p  Immunotherapy in Genitourinary Cancers
                    Richard Zhang, MD, PPG Oncology, Genitourinary Oncology

Objectives:
1. Summarize the basic overview from diagnosis to treatment in pancreatic cancer
2. Discuss why there is no clinical progress
3. Discuss irreversible electroporatioin (IRE), NanoPac and other treatments
4. Discuss presentation and treatment of melanoma
5. Discuss the appropach to pigmented lesions including biopsy techniques and importance of dermatopathology
6. Identify protective and preventative measures to review with skin cancer patients
7. Identify current treatment pathways  for ovarian cancer.
8. Describe the importance of genetics in the management of ovarian cancer
9. Discuss tumor mutations and novel therapeutic approaches
10. Identify principles of current  immunotherapy  with removal of immune check points inhibitors
11. Discuss current roles of immunotherapy in treatment of genitoruinary cancers

Education Credit:
The Fort Wayne Medical Education Program is accredited by this Indiana state Medical Assocation to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Fort Wayne Medical Education Program designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the actiivity.

 

 

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