Oral Oncology Symposium: A Multidisciplinary Approach

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Date & Location
Friday, November 16, 2018, 7:30 AM - Saturday, November 17, 2018, 1:00 PM, Rockefeller Research Laboratories 430 E 67th St, New York, NY

Target Audience
Dentistry, ENT, Head and Neck Oncology, Nursing, Pathology, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Radiation Oncology, Radiology-Diagnostic


The goal of this multidisciplinary symposium is to provide the basic knowledge of head and neck cancer diagnosis, treatment and management of its sequelae and complications. We will focus on the critical importance of a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosis and treatment of head and neck malignancy. The panel of speakers will include members of the Head and Neck Service, Dental Service, Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology, Pathology, Speech and Hearing Service and Rehabilitation Service.

This symposium is intended for physicians, dentists, otolaryngologists, dental and medical residents and fellows, nurses, PAs, NPs, hygienists, dental assistants, students and other healthcare professionals

Dental Oncology Program (Optional Saturday Session) 

The morning session on Saturday will be dedicated to Dental Oncology. The goal of this session is to provide the dental provider with the fundamental knowledge of the oral manifestations, sequelae and complications of cancer and its treatment. Particular focus will be placed on the oral/dental management and dental rehabilitation of patients treated for head and neck cancer, anti-resorptive therapy, pediatric cancer and hematologic malignancy.

Both the Friday and Saturday sessions will provide en masse lectures. There will be an opportunity for attendees to participate in a multidisciplinary panel discussion.

NEW! Live Simulcast Available

We are pleased to offer a live simulcast for the Oral Oncology Symposium, available for attendees unable to attend this course in person. CME credit will be offered for the live simulcast and active participation is encouraged throughout the course. We do hope you will attend in person but understand that can sometimes be a challenge so we are happy to offer the live simulcast as an option. Register for the live simulcast.

This symposium is endorsed by Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC/ISOO).

  1. Identify the major fundamentals of treatment for head and neck cancer
  2. Describe the multidisciplinary approach in the treatment of head and neck cancer
  3. Identify oral complications of head and neck cancer treatment
  4. Dental Oncology Program: Identify the various oral sequelae of cancer and its treatment, tools for diagnosis and management


 Registration Fee  General 
 Physicians & Dentists (MDs, PhDs, DOs, DDSs, DMDs)  $200 
 Residents, Fellows, Nurses, PAs, NPs, Hygienists, Dental Assistants,   
 Students & Other Healthcare Professionals
 Saturday's Dental Oncology Program  $75 
 Industry Professionals*  $350 

*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 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. However, you must complete course registration to attend this course. 

After your payment has been processed, no further promotional discount adjustments will be made to your registration.

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.


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

MSK designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.