Jefferson Thyroid Cancer and Parathyroid Disease Update 2019
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The Jefferson Thyroid Cancer and Parathyroid Disease Update 2019: Updates in Diagnosis and Treatment offers participants a unique opportunity to witness experts deliberate and debate how they would manage a patient’s thyroid cancer and parathyroid diseases. This active learning format features critical deliberations regarding patient cases, clinical findings, differential diagnoses, and management plan options. Participants will examine cases from multiple perspectives, and gain an in-depth understanding of how experienced healthcare providers approach difficult patient care decisions. Keynote Lectures from leading practitioners provide evidence for care decisions discussed in panels which will increase confidence in diagnostic and treatment decision making for participants.
Featured Keynote Lectures:
- Comprehensive Workup of Thyroid Nodules: Guidelines and Real-World Cases
- Surgical Decision Making for Indeterminate Thyroid Nodules Including Genetic Testing
- Primary Hyperparathyroidism (PHPT): Navigating the Pathways from Diagnosis to Surgical Indications and Preparation
- Non-Localizing & Re-Operative Parathyroid Cases: Tips and Pearls
Expert Panels on the topics of Thyroid Nodule Cases: Operate or Observe?, Advanced and Aggressive Thyroid Cancers and Operate or Observe: Parathyroid Cases
This innovative course will be of interest to all specialists working in the field of thyroid disease: general and endocrine surgeons, otolaryngologists, endocrinologists, oncologists, pathologists, family physicians, medical imagers, physician assistants, nurses, and trainees.
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For information regarding parking and directions please visit: http://www.jefferson.edu/university/maps-and-directions/center-city.html
Parking is available below the Dorrance H. Hamilton Building (entrance on 11th Street - past Jimmy John's Restaurant).
Additional parking can be found at the Jefferson Neurosciences Garage - 9th Street between Walnut & Locust Streets
Discounts are not available.
The nearest hotel to Thomas Jefferson University Campus is the Holiday Inn Express Midtown located at 1305 Walnut Street.
Holiday Inn Express Midtown
1305 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA, 19107
Rates: $134 special hospital/university rate
No extra person charge. Includes complimentary breakfast, free access to wireless internet and onsite fitness center. Parking is $27 per day (with in and out privileges).
For additional hotels in the area, that also offer a Jefferson rate, please visit: http://hospitals.jefferson.edu/patients-and-visitors/center-city/hotels-and-lodging/
Featured Guest Lecturers
David Goldenberg, MD, FACS
Kendall Ford Moseley, MD
Lisa A. Orloff, MD, FACS, FACE
Elizabeth N. Pearce, MD, MSc
All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:
Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
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.
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 6.50 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.
OTHER PROFESSIONALS: Continuing Education Hour verification is provided to other professionals who successfully complete this symposium. A certificate of completion of 6.50 Continuing Education Hours will be provided.
- 6.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 6.50 Attendance
|Nurse/ Allied Health Professional||$90|
|Sidney Kimmel Cancer Network Members||$50|
|Jefferson Otolaryngology Network Member||$50|
|Jefferson Health Faculty and Staff (Jefferson, Methodist, Abington, Aria, Kennedy)||$50|
|Jefferson Resident or Fellow||$0|
|HOW TO REGISTER|
To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.
If paying by check, please fill out paper registration and mail to the address listed on the form.
NOTICE – Unauthorized recording, taping, photographing at Jefferson CE activities is strictly prohibited. If found recording, you will be asked to leave and any registration fees will not be refunded.