Scary Cases in Endocrine Surgery - Dinner Meeting


Date & Location
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM   Washington, DC

Specialties
Endocrinology, Nuclear Medicine, Oncology, Radiology, Surgery

Overview
This is a yearly, multidisciplinary case presentation conference in which complex endocrine surgery and endocrine problems and selected routine cases will be presented and options for a clinical management plan are discussed.  The cases will be presented in depth along with radiologic imaging and pathology followed by discussion and contributions from all disciplines present.  Research protocols and review of literature may also occur.

Objectives
After completing this activity, the participant will be able to;
  1. Incorporate into the care of patients with endocrine problems requiring surgery the concepts and practices of interdisciplinary management and mutual education. Each discipline will educate colleagues in their current practice and advances in their field and the scientific rationale for these advances.
  2. Base a major proportion of educational content on data regarding outcomes and guidelines.
  3. Regularly incorporate pertinent reviews, assessments and citations into case discussions to evaluate potential for change in practice and implement that change when appropriate.
  4. Advance learners’ knowledge of methods of technology assessment and translate current evidence concerning new techniques into clinical application and implementation.

Registration

Registration is $20* and includes a networking reception and dinner

*Advance Registration is required