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General Internal Medicine Division Meeting
Department:   Professional Development
Description:

The Hartford Golf Club

134 Norwood Road; West Hartford - (860) 523-5229

6:30           Cocktails and Social

7:00           Welcome and Introductions - David Mintell, MD - Division Chief

7:10           Hartford Hospital Administrative Update - Joseph Klimek, MD - VP, Physician Relations

7:15           Lung Cancer: Changing Views on Detection and Treatment


 

Lung Cancer: Changing Views on Detection and Treatment

Presented by: Robert Lowe, MD, Juan Escalon, MD & Mario Katigbak, MD

Objectives:
  • Discuss the rationale and logistics behind low dose CT scans for lung cancer screening
  • Describe the role of EBUS and navigational bronchoscopy for diagnosing and staging lung cancer
  • Discuss VATS and robotic procedures for the treatment of lung cancer

Robert Lowe, MD

Robert Lowe, MD
Director, Thoracic Surgery

Juan Escalon, MD

Juan Escalon, MD
Thoracic Surgeon

Mario Katigbak, MD

Mario Katigbak, MD
Thoracic Surgeon

Dinner choices:

Due to venue planning needs, meal choice on registrations received after October 1 are subject to substitution without notice.

When you register, please be prepared to make a choice from one of the following:

  • Filet Mignon with Bearnaise Sauce
  • Swordfish with Lemon Beurre Blanc
  • Pasta Primavera


Continuing Medical Education

Hartford Hospital is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. Hartford Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 hour AMA PRA Category 1 credit (s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Conflict of Interest Policy:

All planning committee members responsible for planning CME activities sponsored by Hartford Hospital are required to disclose any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of the presentation via the CME program application. In addition, program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts by recusing themselves from planning this program so as not to appear to influence the content.

If you have any questions about this meeting, contact Luisa Machado at 860-972-1891.

Registration: Required.
Fee Desc: Free / By Invitation Only
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