Internal San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium Update
The primary purpose for the development of this symposium is to provide the audience a concise update on important new clinical and translational breast research studies presented at the annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. It will also provide a forum for NorthShore and University of Chicago physicians to discuss current practice guidelines and potential future collaborations for clinical trials and research studies.
The target audience includes physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals in breast disease specialties.
After participating in this conference, participants will be able to:
- Interpret new breast cancer studies presented at the annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium;
- Discuss how to apply the findings from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium to clinical practice;
- Foster collaboration between phyisicans at NorthShore University HealthSystem and the University of Chicago.
James Ward, MD
Lead Physician, Breast Cancer Research
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and NorthShore University HealthSystem. The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.