10th Annual Brain Tumor Symposium - Virtual Meeting

October 29, 2021

10th Annual Brain Tumor Symposium:
New Directions in Brain Tumor Management

Join us as we 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 keynote presentations will be devoted to the theme of the symposium: new directions in brain tumor management.  Dr. Vinay Puduvalli, Professor and Chair of Neuro-Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center, will present exciting new research and directions in the field!

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! The program will split into two tracks, tailoring information for physicians and nurses/other health professionals. 

This course is designed for specialists working in the field of neuro-oncology: neurosurgeons, neurologists, neuro-oncologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, neuropathologists, neuroradiologists, advanced care providers, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, hospitalists, oncology social workers, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals.


In keeping with Jefferson’s integrated approach to education and care, this Symposium is organized through the collaborative efforts of Jefferson’s Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, the Vickie and Jack Farber Institute for Neuroscience and Thomas Jefferson University.


U.S. News & World Report rated us among the nation's best for
Neurology & Neurosurgery.


 

Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Jefferson College of Nursing
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center (SKCC)
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center (SKCC) CONSORTIUM PARTNER
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center (SKCCN) NETWORK MEMBER
Jefferson Neurosciences Network (JNN) NETWORK MEMBER
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience (JHN)
Content Areas: 
Neurological Surgery
Neurology
Oncology
Palliative Medicine
Radiology
Surgery
Course Format: 
Live Webinar
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.75 Attendance
  • 3.67 CNE
  • 1.50 CNE Pharmacotherapy
  • 1.00 Patient Safety
Course opens: 
08/19/2021
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
10/29/2021 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
10/29/2021 - 4:00pm
Cost:
$50.00
Rating: 
0

Preliminary Program Agenda & Learning Objectives

For more course information, please view the preliminary program agenda and learning objectives.

 

This activity will be a virtual meeting. Instructions will be provided to you via email prior to the course.

Featured Keynote Speaker

Vinay K. Puduvalli, MD
Chair and Professor, Department of Neuro-Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine
Co-Director, Department of Neuro-Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, Brain Tumor Center
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and other health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:

  1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services

  2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.

ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Designation of Credit

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.

PA Patient Safety and Risk Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 1.0 PA Patient Safety and Risk credit.

NURSES: This activity awards 3.67 nursing contact hours

Nursing Pharmacotherapeutic Credit: The content for this activity qualifies for 1.50 nursing pharmacotherapeutic credits.

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.

Available Credit

  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 3.75 Attendance
  • 3.67 CNE
  • 1.50 CNE Pharmacotherapy
  • 1.00 Patient Safety

Virtual exhibit opportunities are available for this conference. For more information, please contact Marie Destin at Marie.Destin@jefferson.edu or (215) 955-9116.

Price

Cost:
$50.00
Please login or register to take this course.

Registration Fees

Profession/AffiliationFee
Physician$50
Nurse or Other Healthcare Professional$25
Sidney Kimmel Cancer Network or Jefferson Neuroscience Network$25
Jefferson Health - Faculty & Staff$25
Industry$95
Resident / Fellow / Medical StudentComplimentary

Departments of Neurological Surgery and Neurology Staff, Residents & Fellows on Jefferson's Center City Campus: Please contact your department's Administrative Assistant prior to registering to receive your coupon code.

HOW TO REGISTER

IMPORTANT DEADLINES:

  • Registration closes Friday, October 29 at 4:00PM ETAfter this time registration cannot be accepted.
  • No refunds will be granted after Friday, October 15, 2021. See full refund policy

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