9th Annual Brain Tumor Symposium: Maintaining Excellence in the COVID-19 Pandemic Era
9th Annual Brain Tumor Symposium: Maintaining Excellence in the COVID-19 Pandemic Era is organized by Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) and will be held on Jan 15, 2021.
Physicians: This educational activity is designated for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses: This activity awards 3.75 nursing contact hours.
Other Healthcare Professionals:
This educational activity is designated for 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Join us as they review the latest scientific evidence for emerging brain tumor treatments, patient guidelines, and current neuro-oncologic therapies to incorporate into clinical practice to meet the needs of the diverse patient population. The morning keynote presentations will be devoted to the theme of the symposium: maintaining excellence in patient care in the COVID-19 pandemic era.
Back by Popular Demand! The program will split into two tracks, tailoring information for physicians and nurses/other health professionals.
At the conclusion of this conference, participants should be able to:
• Evaluate the diagnosis and management of newly diagnosed gliomas and how recent innovations have affected prognosis and treatment of the disease.
• Evaluate standards of care for recurrent glioblastoma disease treatment and choose appropriate treatment options.
• Analyze the tools for individual outpatient care needs of brain tumor patient and their families, particularly during treatment.
• Apply course discussion outcomes and strategies to individual practice as part of a continuing improvement process.
• Practice mutual respect, trust, integrity, high standards of ethics while valuing differences when working with members of other health professions in the common goal of providing high quality, patient-centered health care.
• Recognize individual roles and the roles of others in the healthcare team to interact as a dynamic collective unit in the delivering of health services to patients.
• Employ a communication strategy that merges observations, expertise, and decisionmaking of the healthcare team to optimize patients’ care.
- CME : 3.75
- Contact Hours : 3.75
This course is designed for all specialists working in the field of neuro-oncology: neurosurgeons, neurologists, neuro-oncologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, advanced care providers, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, hospitalists, oncology social workers, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals.
Number of Health Care Professionals Registered: 1 Number
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