Contemporary Melanoma CME - Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Multidisciplinary Therapy

April 1, 2015

6:00 pm

Highlawn Pavilion, West Orange, NJ

Target Audience - Dermatologists, Plastic Surgeons, Family Practice and Internal Medicine physicians and Hematologists/Oncologists

Learning Objectives

• Identify current Adjuvant Treatment of Melanoma

• Describe current treatment modalities of Metastatic Melanoma

• Describe the current NCCN guidelines for sentinel lymph node biopsy in melanoma

• Identify the relative risk of a patient in developing malignant melanoma

• Identify and list five significant risk factors which increase a patient’s risk for malignant melanoma

• Identify three preventions strategies

• Describe reconstructive analysis for melanoma cases

• Describe the clinical features of melanoma in the ABCDE's

Agenda

6:00 pm - Registration and Reception

6:30 pm - Welcome Introductory Remarks

6:45 pm - Dinner and Presentations

  • Moderator: Brian Machler, MD
  • Epidemiology, Prevention, Detection and Diagnosis of Melanoma Skin Cancer - Stephanie Silos-Badalamenti, MD
  • Plastic Surgery Considerations and Melanoma - Ross Cooperman, MD
  • New Advances in the Treatment of Melanoma - Michael Scoppetuolo, MD
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Melanoma - An update of the MSLT1 and MSLT 2 Trials - Franz Smith, MD

8:00 - 8:15 pm - Questions and Answers

Registration

There is no fee to participate in this symposium. Pre-registration is required by March 21, 2015 by 1.888.724.7123

CME credit

The Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Highlawn Pavilion

1 Crest Dr.

West Orange, NJ 07052


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