2018 Multidisciplinary Spine Oncology Symposium

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Date & Location
Friday, April 13, 2018, 9:00 AM - Saturday, April 14, 2018, 4:00 PM, Zuckerman Research Center 417 E 68th St, New York, NY

Target Audience
Breast Medical Oncology, Emergency Medicine , Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal Oncology, 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, Physician Assistant, Radiation Oncology, Radiology-Interventional, Solid Tumor Oncology, Spine Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Thoracic Medical Oncology


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.

Target audience

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.

Call for Abstracts 

Participants are invited to submit an abstract for presentation at this course. Abstracts for the poster session will be selected on the basis of scientific merit and content quality. For more information or to submit an abstract online, select 'Abstracts' above. Submission deadline: March 16, 2018.


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

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

*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. 

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

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.