HEPATIC (HCC workshop) - Houston

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HEPATIC (HCC workshop) - Houston

Join a panel of expert faculty in this interactive half-day workshop discussing the HCC treatments and the multidisciplinary team.

When and where

Date and time

Location

The Health Museum 1515 Hermann Drive Houston, TX 77004

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About this event

  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Earn 4.5 hours of educational credit at a complimentary summit on HCC treatments

Overview

The goal of this initiative is to provide the latest clinical information to increase clinicians’ knowledge and improve their confidence in providing the most accurate recommendations for treatment as members of the multidisciplinary HCC cancer treatment team.

Participants will actively engage in interactive small-group activities, including:

  • A multidisciplinary HCC tumor board panel
  • Breakout sessions delving into tissue sample issues, and treatment options for early, intermediate and advanced HCC
  • Patient counseling and shared decision-making

Expert Faculty

  • Adam Burgoyne, MD, PhD – University of California, San Diego
  • Rony Avritscher, MD, FSIR - MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Jingmei Lin, MD, PhD - Indiana University Health
  • Amit Singal, MD - UT Southwestern
  • Stacey Stein, MD - Yale Medicine
  • Cindi Cantril MPH, RN, OCN, CBCN - Cancer Resources and Recovery
  • Additional faculty to be announced

Agenda

  • 8:50am: Doors open
  • 9:00am: Workshop begins with Tumor Board (light breakfast provided)
  • 10:00am: Breakout sessions: (1)HCC Diagnostic, Tissue Acquisition and Interpretation Challenges; (2) Treatment for Early and Intermediate HCC; (3) Treatment for Advanced HCC; (4) Patient Perspectives
  • 12:00pm: Problem-Based Learning exercise- HCC patient cases
  • 1:00pm: Action planning and Summary Report Outs
  • 1:30pm: Workshop concludes (boxed lunch grab-n-go provided)

This activity is provided by an educational grant from AstraZeneca.