Spanish American Medical and Dental Society of New York: Annual Congress

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Date & Location
Sunday, October 22, 2017, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, DoubleTree by Hilton, Fort Lee/George Washington Bridge 2117 Rte. 4 East, Fort Lee, NJ

Target Audience
Breast Medical Oncology, Breast Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery , Dentistry, Endodontics, ENT, Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Oncology, General Surgery, Genitourinary Oncology, Gynecologic Oncology, Head and Neck Oncology, Hematology & Oncology, Medical Oncology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Otolaryngology, Pain Medicine, Palliative Medicine, Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, Radiation Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Urology

This Congress will have concurrent sessions focusing on current medical and dental topics of interest to the practicing clinician. The program will conclude with a combined presentation focusing on the Opioid Epidemic.

Please note: This Congress is open to all practicing clinicians. You do not need to be a member of the Spanish American Medical and Dental Society of New York (SAMDESNY) to attend. 

Medical Component - Overview of State of the Art Management of the following common malignancies: Breast, Head and Neck, Gynecological, Prostate and Colorectal Cancer. Emphasis of each presentation will be on early detection and recent advances in multimodality management and minimally invasive approaches.

  • Medical providers should register through the MSK website by clicking the 'Register' button above. 

Dental Component - Update on current concepts in dental practice including: Medical Emergencies; Early Detection of Common Malignancies; Medication-related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw; Comprehensive approach to Oral Rehabilitation; and Management of Implant Complications.

Gala Cocktail Hour & Dinner Dance (Registration and Fee Required)

Attendees are invited to a Gala Cocktail Hour and Dinner Dance immediately following the completion of the Congress. Registration to this evening event is required; please contact Kelly Rawdon at (212) 639-8278 to register as soon as possibleAdditionally, if you are interested in joining SAMDESNY, please contact Kelly for more information. 


Memorial Sloan Kettering gratefully acknowledges the following organization for providing an educational grant for this live activity:

  • Intuitive Surgical

Course Location

DoubleTree by Hilton Fort Lee/George Washington

DoubleTree by Hilton
Fort Lee/George Washington Bridge

2117 Rte. 4 East, Fort Lee, NJ

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Dental Educational Objectives 

  1. Recognize and manage common dental office emergencies
  2. Identify common and rare oral malignancies at an early stage
  3. Prevent and manage medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw
  4. Understand restorative needs of patients requiring full mouth rehabilitation
  5. Diagnose implant complications and select appropriate treatment modalities

Medical Educational Objectives 

  1. Understand recent advances in screening and early detection of common malignancies
  2. Understand recent advances in the multidisciplinary management of common malignancies
  3. Understand outcomes and current challenges in the management of common malignancies



Medical Provider Fees

Registration Fees     
Non-Member Physicians        $250  
Other Healthcare Professionals             $175  
Fellows, Residents & Students     $100  
Industry Professionals*   $450  

*Industry professionals may attend CME activities for their own education. Marketing, sales, and promotion of products and services is strictly prohibited at MSK CME activities.

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.

  • Columbia Medical Alumni and Faculty - MSK offers a discounted rate to Columbia Medical Alumni and Faculty to attend this CME course. Please contact for more information or a promotion code.
  • 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 for more information or a promotion code.
  • MSK Staff Registration - Registration is complimentary for MSK staff. 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 (

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.


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 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE Credits 

Columbia University Dental College will be providing CE credits for this course. Please visit the Columbia Dental website for additional information. 

This course will not offer nursing CE credits. Nurses will receive a non-physician CME certificate for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Certain nursing certification providers (such as ANCC) may accept this certificate for CE requirements. Please check with your certification providers for more information.