2017 Multidisciplinary Spine Oncology Symposium

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Date & Location
Friday, April 7, 2017 8:30 AM - Saturday, April 8, 2017 12:30 PM   Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties
Breast Medical Oncology, Emergency Medicine , Gastroenterology, Genitourinary Oncology, Gynecologic Oncology, Head and Neck Oncology, Hematology & Oncology, Internal Medicine , Medical Oncology, Medical Physics, Neuro-Oncology, Neurology, Neuroradiology, Neurosurgery, Nurse Practitioner, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pain Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Physicians Assistant, Radiation Oncology, Radiology-Interventional, Solid Tumor Oncology, Spine Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Thoracic Medical Oncology

Overview

The multidisciplinary series of lectures will provide information about the diagnosis and treatment of patients with spinal tumors. Surgical, interventional, radiation and pharmacological treatment options will be discussed. The course will consist of a series of lectures and case studies.This course is designed for physicians, physician extenders, and nurses in practice and training, in the fields of internal medicine, family practice, neurology, medical and radiation oncology, interventional and diagnostic radiology, pain management, physiatry, neurosurgery and orthopedic surgery who are interested in advancing their understanding of primary and metastatic spinal tumors.

Sponsors

Memorial Sloan Kettering gratefully acknowledges the following organizations for providing educational grants and financial support for this live activity:

  • Brainlab, Inc.
  • DePuy Synthes 
  • Globus Medical, Inc.
  • Medtronic
  • Varian Medical Systems


Objectives
  1. Review the diagnosis and treatment of primary and metastatic spinal tumors
  2. Discuss the decision framework developed for the treatment of spinal tumors
  3. Provide an overview of the radiology, radiation and medical oncology, surgery and pain management treatment options available for patients with spinal tumors

Registration

Registration Fees
Physicians (MDs, PhDs and DOs) $450      
Fellows, Residents, Nurses, Techs and Other Healthcare Providers       $250
Industry Members* $775

Registration Details

Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch, and refreshment breaks. Please contact us at least one week prior to the course if you have any special dietary needs.

  • 30% Discounted Rate for MSK Alumni and MSK Alliance Members 
    MSK offers a discounted rate to all MSK Alumni and MSK Alliance members to attend a CME course. Please contact cme@mskcc.org for more information or to register.
  • MSK Staff Registration 
    Registration is complimentary for MSK staff who wish to attend this course. However, you must complete course registration to attend this course. 

*Industry Members - Registration is for educational purposes only. Marketing, sales, and promotion of products and services are prohibited at CME activities.

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel your participation in this course, your registration fee, less a $75 administrative fee, will be refunded when email notification is received by the MSK Office of Continuing Medical Education (MSK CME) at least 7 days prior to the first day of the course (cme@mskcc.org).

Cancellations or no-shows after this date are not eligible for a refund. MSK CME reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event we must cancel or postpone this course, we will refund the registration fee in full, but are not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees incurred by airline/travel/lodging agencies. At any time, you may substitute another registrant in your place after contacting MSK CME with the relevant information.



Accreditation

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.