Oncology

Orbital Oncology and Oncologic Oculofacial Plastic Surgery: A Multidisciplinary Approach


Friday, January 20, 2017 - Saturday, January 21, 2017 | 7:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Add to Calendar

When
Jan. 20-21, 2017
7:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Where
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Duncan Building (CPB)
Floor 8, Rooms 1-8
1155 Pressler St.
Houston, Texas 77030

Target Audience
This conference should be of interest to physicians, physician trainees, physician assistants and nurses.

Focus
The course will bring oculoplastics and orbital surgeons together with experts from various oncologic disciplines to highlight the latest management options for tumors of the orbit, eyelid and adnexal structures and oculofacial reconstructive surgery in cancer patients.

Course Highlights

  • Case presentation sessions and multi-disciplinary panel discussion
  • Multidisciplinary management of orbital tumors
  • Surgical and non-surgical treatment of eyelid and periocular carcinomas
  • Reconstructive options for complex orbital, eyelid and facial defects in cancer patients
  • Global health and humanitarian projects in oculofacial plastic surgery

Educational Objectives

  • Utilize surgical techniques for surgical management for tumors of the orbit, eyelid and facial region (knowledge, competence, performance)
  • Incorporate multidisciplinary management and surgical techniques in orbital surgery to provide optimal treatment (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes)
  • Select patients that may be appropriate for non-surgical targeted treatments for patients with advanced carcinomas of the orbit or periorbital region (knowledge, competence, performance)
  • Utilize the information provided in the course to select patients who may benefit from adjuvant radiation therapy after surgery for eyelid and lacrimal gland carcinomas (knowledge, competence, performance)
  • Incorporate complex surgical techniques for reconstructing orbital and periorbital repair to improve patient outcomes (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes)

Registration Fees
Postmarked on or before Jan. 4, 2017
Physicians: $400
Physician Trainees: $150
N.P./P.A.: $100

Postmarked after Jan. 4, 2017
Physicians: $450
Physician Trainees: $200
N.P./P.A.: $150

For more information and registration, visit: https://www.mdanderson.org/education-training/professional-education/cme-conference-management/conferences/orbital-oncology-oncologic-oculofacial-plastic-surgery.html


Location

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

1155 Pressler St.
Houston, Texas 77030

Contact

Eric Gagneaux

713-745-0080