Changing the Course of Lung Cancer: Early Detection and Treatment Innovations

Altoona, PA US
October 22, 2019

Target Audience

This course is designed for everyday practitioners, primary care physicians, internal medicine physicians, pulmonologists, oncologists, surgeons, trainees, advanced practice providers, nurses, and any other interested healthcare professionals and researchers. This course is free of charge for all participants.

Learning Objectives

UPMC Altoona, the UPMC Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery , and the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine at UPMC present a continuing medical education course on the early detection and treatment of lung cancer. This one-day program will consist of a series of didactic lectures. Experts will present on topics such as early detection screening plans, minimally invasive surgery for resectable lung cancer, and focused radiation therapy for high-risk lung cancer patients, among others.

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 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.
  • 0.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
09/04/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
10/22/2019 - 4:30pm
Event ends: 
10/22/2019 - 9:30pm
Blair County Convention Center Ballroom A/B
1 Convention Dr.
Altoona, PA 16602
United States
+1 (814) 943-5392

All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Available Credit

  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 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.
  • 0.25 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/04/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
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