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2011 Advances in Breast, Endocrine, and Cancer Surgery

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Details

6/16/2011 through 6/18/2011
Radisson University Hotel
Minneapolis, MN

Location

The Commons Hotel
615 Washington Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN55414

Phone: (612) 379-8888

Construction Update

On-campus construction of the Central Corridor Light Rail Transit line has begun. Construction currently affects Washington Avenue and its surrounding streets, which presents challenges for those commuting to the University of Minnesota-Minneapolis campus. Please allow extra time to travel to your course and to find parking. The latest construction updates are available on the Central Corridor Light Rail website.

Overview

Top surgeons from across the United States will participate in lectures, moderate question-and-answer sessions and join in panel discussions on Breast, Endocrine, and Cancer Surgery. Films of specific surgical procedures will be shown during the lunch break.

The course is presented under the direction of John S. Najarian, M.D., Regents' Professor Emeritus, Department of Surgery at the University of Minnesota Medical School.

Audience

This conference is ideal for surgeons and other health care professionals interested in expanding their knowledge of breast, endocrine and other cancer abnormalities.

Educational Objectives

Following this conference, participants should be able to:

  • Identify current guidelines in order to provide optimal care to women with breast cancer
  • Define management strategies for women at high risk to develop breast cancer
  • Identify management strategies for common malignancies such as melanoma, testicular cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, and ovarian cancer

Accreditation

American Medical Association / PRA
The University of Minnesota is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Minnesota designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, and Other Health Care Professionals
Nurse practitioners, nurses, and other health care professionals who participate in this CME activity may submit their Statement of Attendance to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.

Please refer to the course brochure for more information on accreditation.

Registration Fees

Register by May 13, 2011 to take advantage of our Early Registration Discount! Please refer to the course brochure for a complete listing of registration fees.

Hotel Cut-Off Date

Radisson University Hotel - Minneapolis
Date: May 16, 2011
Phone: 612-379-8888 or 1-800-822-6757
Web site: www.radisson.com/univ_minneapolis

Cancellation Policy

In the event you need to cancel your registration, the registration fee, less a $50 administrative fee, will be refunded if you notify us by 4:30 p.m. Central Time on June 1, 2011. No refunds will be made after this date.

 

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