Update on Mesothelioma
Intent and Overview
This course is designed to cover the most recent advances in mesothelioma therapy including methods of detection, treatment and research. Upon completion of the activity, learners from several disciplines should be able to discuss the latest cancer methods of detection, treatment, surveillance and research and describe how these advances can be applied to their practice.
Who Should Attend
This course is designed for physicians, nurses and other health care professionals practicing in the areas of Surgical, Medical, Radiation Oncology, Pathology and General Surgery.
David L. Bartlett, MD
Professor of Surgery, Surgical Oncology and GI Surgical Services
Rodney J. Landreneau, MD
Professor of Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
James D. Luketich, MD
Chairman, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
James F. Pingpank Jr., MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Continuing Education Credit
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded 0.40 continuing education units (CEUs), which are equal to 4.75 contact hours.