The Interventional Cancer Pain Symposium


Date & Location
Friday, September 8, 2017 8:00 AM - Saturday, September 9, 2017 6:00 PM   Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Specialties
Anesthesiology, Integrative Medicine, Neurology, Neuroradiology, Neurosurgery, Pain Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Radiation Oncology, Radiology-Interventional

Overview

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is pleased to announce the Interventional Cancer Pain Symposium (ICPS 2017). This symposium will showcase the state of the art techniques for management of cancer pain syndromes. We will focus on disease specific paradigms for cancer pain treatments. Furthermore, our faculty will be teaching advanced procedures which pain physicians, neurosurgeons, radiologists, rehabilitation and other specialists may use to treat their cancer patients.

In Partnership with: World Institute of Pain, The New York State Pain Society, The American Academy of Pain Medicine, Cancer Pain Research Consortium, World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasonography, New York Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, and New Jersey Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.  

Call for Abstracts 

Memorial Sloan Kettering is pleased to invite you to submit an abstract for presentation at the Interventional Cancer Pain Symposium. Abstracts for the poster session will be selected on the basis of their scientific merit and content quality. Abstracts should not to exceed 250 words and the deadline for submissions is August 1, 2017. Click on the 'Abstracts' button above for further information or to submit an abstract. 



Objectives
  1. Discuss and implement treatment paradigms for specific cancer pain syndromes
  2. Perform common procedures which may improve an oncologic patient's pain symptoms
  3. Discuss complicated oncologic cases with experienced faculty in the field of cancer pain medicine

Registration
Registration Type Fees  
Lectures: Physicians (MDs, PhDs and DOs) $400
Lectures: Trainees, Nurses, PAs, Respiratory Therapists,     
Students, and other Healthcare Providers
$150         
Workshop: Optional Add-On $195

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. 

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

Lectures

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

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Cadaver Workshop

This activity has been planned and implemented by Dannemiller and WAPMU. In support of improving patient care, Dannemiller is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

AMA Credit Designation

Dannemiller designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.