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PROGRAM GOALS
The extensive scope and intensive coverage of new developments in cancer therapeutics at this annual educational activity provide cancer care providers with the opportunity to learn about the new agents, new modalities, clinical trials and emerging developments that will result in continuing progress towards the control and cure of cancer.
 
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
At the conclusion of the program participants should be able to:
  • Evaluate the potential benefits of emerging cancer therapies
  • Employ new concepts and agents in practice change to achieve better outcomes
  • Improve patient adherence by imbuing them with more-positive attitudes on the effectiveness of new treatments
  • Employ new technologies in diagnosis and selection of treatment options defined as Precision Medicine
  • Identify and remedy gaps in performance comparing clinical practices and experiences of presenters
  • Inform patients of clinical trial benefits and enrollment opportunities available
 
TARGET AUDIENCE

Oncologists, Hematologists, Breast Cancer Oncologists, Gynecological Oncologists, Surgical Oncologists, Pediatric Oncologists, Radiotherapists, Immunologists, Oncology Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Case Managers.

ACCREDITATION

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and The Chemotherapy Foundation. The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Oncology Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Case Managers
CME hours for the Wednesday through Friday sessions, may be submitted to credentialing organizations for acceptance of conversion to CE.

Pharmacists
The NYS Council of Health-system Pharmacists is accredited by the New York State Council of Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity has been approved for a total of 29.25 contact hours. Statements of continuing pharmacy education are available at healthsystemce.org upon the conclusion of the program. Participants must verify attendance at the meeting by entering the program CE code. Attendees have sixty days (60) to evaluate the program and obtain their statements of credit.
 
Verification of Attendance
Will be provided to all professionals.

Accreditation for 2013
Please send an email request to the office of CME: cme@mssm.edu
 
FACULTY DISCLOSURE POLICY
It is the policy of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai to ensure objectivity, balance, independence, transparency and scientific rigor in all CME sponsored educational activities. All faculty participating in the planning or implementation of a supported 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 situation. Presenters must also make a meaningful disclosure to the audience in their discussions of unlabeled or unapproved drugs or devices.

Conference Management Director: Jaclyn Silverman email: Jaclyn.silverman@mssm.edu | Phone 212 866 2813
A Professional Education Program of The Chemotherapy Foundation

 

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Symposium Contacts

Jaclyn Silverman
Conference Management Director
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 
One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1193
New York , NY 10029
Tel: (212) 866-2813 
Fax: (646) 215-7589
E-mail: jaclyn.silverman@mssm.edu
 
Rachel Golden
Associate Director
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 
One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1193
New York , NY 10029
Tel: (212) 731-7534
Fax: (646) 537-9334
E-mail: cfs@mssm.edu

Maureen Furlan
Conference Coordinator
E-mail: maureenflan@verizon.net
 
Roch McDowell
AV Producer
E-mail: roch.mcdowell@maavs.com

Erica Morrison
Exhibit Director
E-mail: Erica.Morrison@freemanco.com

Jeffrey Winter
Media Consultant
E-mail: jeffatww@optonline.net

Karen Carapetyan
Latin America
E-mail: Karen.Carapetyan@nyumc.org

Registration and CME

Alfie Truchan
Director
 
Jeanette Cotto
E-mail: CME@mssm.edu
Tel: (212) 731-7950
 
Leonson Stapleton 
E-mail: Leonson.stapleton@mssm.edu
Tel: 212 731 7950

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