Courses

Title Banner Date Description
Current Paradigms in Interventional Pulmonology: Endobronchial Ultrasound and Lung Cancer Staging
Thursday, September 29, 2016 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Rockefeller Research Laboratories 430 E 67th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Radiology-Diagnostic, Thoracic Surgery

Endobronchial ultrasound has quickly become the standard of care, along with advanced peripheral bronchoscopy techniques, in the diagnosis and staging of thoracic malignancy, including primary and metastatic disease, as well as benign disease, such as sarcoidosis and tuberculosis.
State of the Art Ovarian Cancer Conference
Thursday, October 6, 2016 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine , Medical Oncology, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Physicians Assistant, Research Fellow

Advances in women’s health research provide important opportunities to enhance the screening and prevention of ovarian cancer. New modalities in the treatment of the disease provide the ability to individualize therapy, accomplish best clinical outcomes, and optimize the patient experience.
3rd Annual Advances in Thoracic Surgical Oncology
Friday, October 7, 2016 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Saturday, October 8, 2016 5:00 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Thoracic Medical Oncology, Thoracic Surgery

Physicians and allied health professionals will improve their understanding of contemporary, minimally-invasive surgical approaches to lung and esophageal cancers.
Intraoperative Imaging Technologies for Cancer Detection and Treatment
Friday, October 7, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:40 PM Rockefeller Research Laboratories 430 E 67th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Pathology, Radiology-Diagnostic, Radiology-Interventional, Research Fellow, Surgical Oncology, Technologist

Image-guided Intraoperative Imaging Technologies enable surgeons to deliver therapies, confirm procedure status, and modify treatment management during the course of an operation, often enhancing outcomes.
Envisioning the Future of Dermatology Through the Lens of Medical Informatics
Thursday, October 13, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Dermatology , Family Medicine, Industry, Internal Medicine , Medical Oncology, Research Fellow

The purpose of this course is to provide clinicians and scientists with an updated overview of the future of dermatology through the lens of medical informatics. There will be ample time for questions and discussions throughout the day. This course is directed towards clinicians, researchers, and industry motivated to help advance skin cancer diagnosis into the 21st century.

There are no CME credits offered for this course.

12th Annual Dermoscopy Intermediate Course
Friday, October 14, 2016 7:00 AM - 5:15 PM - Saturday, October 15, 2016 5:15 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Dermatology , Family Medicine, Internal Medicine , Nurse Practitioner, Physicians Assistant

Dermoscopy permits the observer to visualize skin structures located below the stratum corneum that are not visible to the unaided eye.
5th Annual Dermatologic Care in Oncology Symposium
Friday, October 21, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Rockefeller Research Laboratories 430 E 67th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Dermatology , Medical Oncology, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing, Physicians Assistant

Chemotherapy, radiation, and therapeutic transplants have resulted in remarkable improvements in patient survival; however, despite this remarkable success, the majority of patients will develop dermatologic, ocular and mucosal adverse events.
Psychopharmacology in Cancer Care: An Update for Clinicians of All Disciplines
Saturday, October 29, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Medical Oncology, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing, Palliative Medicine, Physicians Assistant, Psychiatry, Social Work, Psychology

Basic information will be presented about medications used to alleviate Quality of Life symptoms that arise in the cancer setting from diagnosis to survivorship or end of life care, and the interface of psychotherapy and medication management.
Contemporary Management of Complex Skin Cancers
Friday, November 4, 2016 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM - Saturday, November 5, 2016 4:00 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Dermatology , Family Medicine, General Surgery, Medical Oncology, Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Radiation Oncology, Surgical Oncology

The purpose of this course is to provide the attendee with a multidisciplinary management approach for patients with skin cancer, including basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, merkel cell carcinoma, melanoma and other complex skin cancers.
Advances in Colorectal Oncology: The Multidisciplinary Approach
Friday, November 11, 2016 7:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Saturday, November 12, 2016 12:30 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Colon & Rectal Surgery , Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Oncology, Internal Medicine , Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Surgical Oncology

The overall objective of this course is to update the learner on the progress made in the area of treatment of colorectal cancer. This will be achieved by lectures and interactive audience participation encouraging the intellectual exchange of ideas between faculty and participants.
Pelvic MRI Course
Saturday, November 12, 2016 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Monday, November 14, 2016 12:30 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Radiology-Diagnostic, Radiology-Interventional

The use of pelvic MRI in routine clinical practice is growing rapidly, mainly due to the extensive literature supporting its clinical value and expanding clinical indications. This hands-on course will offer the opportunity to learn or brush up on pelvic MRI skills.
The 8th Joint MSKCC/HSS/IOR Course in Musculoskeletal Tumor Pathology and Clinical Oncology
Thursday, November 17, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Saturday, November 19, 2016 5:00 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Medical Oncology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pathology, Radiation Oncology, Radiology-Diagnostic, Radiology-Interventional, Research Fellow

This course is designed to give a current review of musculoskeletal tumor pathology and principles of management to orthopaedic surgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, radiologists and pathologists.
Practical Management Strategies and New Innovations in Prostate Radiotherapy
Thursday, December 8, 2016 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Friday, December 9, 2016 4:00 PM Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine , Medical Oncology, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing, Physicians Assistant, Radiation Oncology, Radiology-Diagnostic, Radiology-Interventional, Research Fellow, Urology

The course will include coverage of the following topics: Comparing outcomes for surgery and radiotherapy in clinically localized prostate cancer; Optimal management strategies to treat acute and late side effects of radiotherapy; and more.