Oncology

A Comprehensive Board Review in Hematology and Medical Oncology


Monday, September 11, 2017 - Saturday, September 16, 2017 | 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Add to Calendar

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Apply knowledge gained to prepare for the hematology and medical oncology subspecialty and recertification examinations in hematology and medical oncology (knowledge, competence)
  • Utilize current standards of care for patients with cancer, blood disorders and malignancies (knowledge, competence, performance)
  • Demonstrate proficiency of knowledge in hematology and medical oncology (knowledge, competence, performance)
  • Incorporate recent advances in management of hematologic and oncologic patients (knowledge, competence, performance)
  • Define molecular determinants of cancer risk and apply this knowledge in practice (knowledge, competence, performance)

Goal

The course is a six-day comprehensive review of current standards and practices in the management of patients with blood disorders and malignancy.  The course is designed to enable the participant to effectively prepare for the American Board of Internal Medicine certification and recertification examinations in hematology and medical oncology. Advances in clinical pharmacology, molecular genetics and risk assessment, and radiation oncology will be included.


Location

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

1515 Holcombe Blvd., Robert C. Hickey Auditorium, Floor 11, R. Lee Clark Clinic

Contact

Felisha Estelle

713-745-0083