Jefferson Pituitary Symposium: Controversies & Contemporary Management of Pituitary Disorders

Philadelphia, PA US
April 8, 2016

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The Jefferson Pituitary Symposium: Controversies & Contemporary Management of Pituitary Disorders Symposium focuses on the multidisciplinary care of patients with pituitary disorders.  Highly experienced specialists in endocrinology, neurological surgery, neuroradiology, neuro-ophthalmology, otolaryngology, and radiation oncology will present in-depth reviews of tumor and non-tumor related disorders, and facilitate case-based discussions of a wide breadth of clinically relevant topics.

Featured topics include:

  • Diagnosing and Managing Hormonally Active Pituitary Tumors
  • Cushing's Disease
  • Acromegaly
  • Proclastinoma
  • Non-Functional Adenomas

Additionally, a surgical demonstration showing minimally invasive endoscopic resection of a pituitary adenoma will provide participants the opportunity to observe this fascinating procedure, while interacting with the team during the surgery.


ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

PHYSICIANS: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

NURSES: Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing recognizes AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ issued by academic medical centers toward license CE requirements.  If you reside outside of Pennsylvania, please check with your state for additional information.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. (www.aapa.org).

Target Audience

This activity is specifically designed for a multi-disciplinary audience of specialists whose practice focuses on the screening, diagnosis, management, and treatment of pituitary disorders: endocrinology, neurological surgery, otolaryngology, ophthalmology, neurology, radiation oncology, internal medicine, primary care, nurses/nurse practitioners, and interested allied health professionals.

Learning Objectives

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Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Jefferson Otolaryngology Network (JOTL) NETWORK MEMBER
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience (JHN)
Content Areas: 
Endocrinology
Family Medicine
Internal Medicine
Neurological Surgery
Neurology
Oncology
Ophthalmology
Otolaryngology
Primary Care
Radiology
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 7.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
10/26/2015
Course expires: 
12/30/2016
Event starts: 
04/08/2016 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
04/08/2016 - 3:45pm
Cost:
$150.00
Rating: 
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Jefferson Alumni Hall - Eakins Lounge
1020 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States


All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied 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 and (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 agenda. 


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***Online registration is now closed. Individuals interested in attending can register on-site for this conference.***

REGISTRATION FEES

Learner TypeRegistration Fee
Physician $150.00
Nurse/Allied Health Professional $125.00
Jefferson Affiliate - Physician* $125.00
Jefferson Affiliate - Nurse/Allied Health Professional* $100.00
Non-Jefferson Fellows and Residents $75.00 
Jefferson Faculty/Staff Outside of the Following Collaborating Departments: Otolaryngology, Neurological Surgery $60.00

*To view the list of applicable affiliates please click here

Please review and select one of the below options.  Paper registration available upon request. 

The base registration fee for this course is $150.00.  Depending on your degree, this fee will be reduced by the amount shown below to reflect the appropriate fee

Available Credit

  • 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 7.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/26/2015
Course expires: 
12/30/2016

Price

Cost:
$150.00
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