Paul V. O'Donnell, MD, PhD, FACP
Medical Director, Adult Blood and Marrow Transplant Program
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Professor of Medicine
University of Washington
Sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Continuing Education in the Health Sciences and the Department of Medicine.
TARGET AUDIENCE: Physicians, Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals caring for oncology patients. Participation by all individuals is encouraged. Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better service. Please notify us of your needs at least two weeks in advance of the program by calling Carolyn Miller at 412-692-2751.
OBJECTIVES: The review and update physicians on latest advances in multidisciplinary care of oncologic disease. This Conference will be held every Wednesday at 8:00 am. Course Director is Robert Redner, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine.
Faculty Disclosure In accordance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education requirements on disclosure, information about relationships of presenters with commercial interests (if any) will be included in materials distributed at the time of the conference.
Continuing Medical Education The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded continuing education units (CEU's) that are equal to 1 contact hours.
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