Evolving Trends in Thoracic Oncology - Free CME

To promote evidence-based advances in the screening, diagnosis and treatment of Lung Cancer

Target Audience: Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Pulmonary, Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Nursing and Allied Health Professionals

Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this course, physicians, nurses and other health care professionals will:

  • Recognize the implications of lung cancer screening
  • Articulate new techniques in marking small and non-palpable lung lesions
  • Discuss the recent advances in Thoracic Surgery
  • Understand the American Joint Committee on Cancer(AJCC)staging updates
  • Identify the latest treatment for lung cancer including National Guidelines


  • Implications of Lung Cancer Screening
  • Imaging and Follow up of Lung Nodules
  • Navigational Bronchoscopy's Role and Fiducial Placement : It's Role in in the Treatment of Lung Cancer
  • Advances in Thoracic Surgery: The Impact of Lung Cancer Screening
  • Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiation Therapy
  • Innovative Immunotherapy Strategies for Lung Cancer


  • Swati Bhatnagar, MD
  • Kristin Fless, MD
  • Subroto Paul, MD
  • Michael Scoppetuolo, MD
  • Smita Shah, MD
  • Aparna Surapaneni, MD

This program is open to all members of the target audience. Registration is required as space is limited. To register call 1.888.724.7123.

CME Disclosure

Continuing Medical Education Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center designates this educational activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

Faculty Disclosures:No relevant financial relationship(s).

Acknowledgement of Commercial Support: None

Accreditation: Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center is accredited by the Continuing Medical Education committee of the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education designates this educational activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure Policy: It is the policy of the Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center Office of Continuing Medical Education to ensure objectivity, balance, independence, transparency, and scientific rigor in all CME-sponsored educational activities. All participating in the planning or implementation of a sponsored activity are expected to disclose to the audience any relevant financial relationships and to assist in resolving any conflict of interest that may arise from the relationship. Presenters must also make a meaningful disclosure to the audience of their discussions of unlabeled or unapproved drugs or devices.This information will be available as part of the activity material.

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