CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®), a worldwide leading resource for continuing medical education (CME), will host the 14th Annual New York Lung Cancers Symposium® on Saturday, Nov. 9 at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City.
This year’s program will be once again be co-chaired by renowned oncologists, Mark G. Kris, M.D., attending physician, thoracic oncology service, William and Joy Ruane Chair in Thoracic Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; and Roman Perez-Soler, M.D., chairman, department of oncology, Montefiore Medical Center, professor of medicine and molecular pharmacology, deputy cancer center director, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
“We are excited to host our annual New York Lung Cancers Symposium® in New York City again this year,” said Phil Talamo, president of PER®. “We look forward to presenting this exciting meeting, centered on lung cancers, that will foster collaboration between members of the multidisciplinary oncology team.”
The 14th Annual New York Lung Cancers Symposium® is a one-day educational and interactive program that provides a comprehensive overview of lung cancer diagnosis and multidisciplinary treatment. Experts will discuss optimal approaches for early-stage and locally advanced disease as well as present the latest data on immunotherapy and targeted agents in metastatic lung cancers. Attendees will also get a preview of upcoming advances in local and systemic therapies for thoracic malignancies. As with previous years, this meeting will feature a special breakfast session for nurse practitioners and physicians’ assistants that will provide opportunities for learning and networking with the faculty about their most challenging cases.
Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, this symposium provides attendees with the opportunity to earn up to 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and nursing contact hours.
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About Physicians’ Education Resource® (PER®)
Since 1995, PER® has been dedicated to advancing cancer care through professional education and now advances patient care and treatment strategies on a wide variety of chronic illnesses and diseases. In 2016, PER® initiated continuing medical education (CME) programming in the cardiovascular and endocrinology areas. While expanding into topics outside of oncology, PER® stands as the leading provider of live, online and print CME activities related to oncology and hematology. The high-quality, evidence-based activities feature leading distinguished experts who focus on the application of practice-changing advances. PER® is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education and the California Board of Registered Nursing. PER® is a brand of MJH Life Sciences™, the largest privately held, independent, full-service medical media company in the U.S. dedicated to delivering trusted health care news across multiple channels.