City of Hope Education Events

City of Hope academic, educational, continuing medical education events.

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CANCELLED - Library Office Hours

Library staff are ready to answer your health information questions as well as connect you with services and tool that will save you time. Bring questions with you or just stop by to chat about some of our new services. We look forward to seeing you! Contact: Laura Brown. Phone Number: 626-218-3188. Email: library@coh.org. Event is: Open to City of Hope and the Public and Community. Monday, September 19, 2022, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.cityofhope.org.

CME: First U.S. PIPAC Training Workshop

City of Hope CME Symposiums and Dinner Series R.S.V.P.: WORKSHOP HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: Didactics addressing the concept, outlining occupational health measures, demonstrating safety steps and identifying equipment needed to perform PIPAC procedures , Dry Lab simulation , Course Exam and Certification, For additional details or to register, please visit the First U.S. PIPAC Training Workshop site. Objectives: Discuss the concept and rationale of pressurized intraperitoneal aerosolized chemotherapy (PIPAC) for patients with peritoneal metastases. , Outline steps to ensure occupational health measures during PIPAC procedures. , Demonstrate safety steps during PIPAC procedures. , Identify equipment needed to perform PIPAC procedures. Who Should Attend: This educational training workshop is directed toward surgical oncologists, gynecologic oncologists, fellows-in-training, medical oncologists, and other medical personnel interested in assisting with pressurized intraperitoneal aerosolized chemotherapy care (pharmacists, anesthesiologists, operating room registered nurses). CME Credits: City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. City of Hope designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Contact: For more information, please contact the Department of Continuing Medical Education at 626-218-5622 or via email at cme@coh.org. Phone Number: 626-218-5622. Email: cme@coh.org. Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 7:30 AM – Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 12:00 PM. Paséa Hotel & Spa | Huntington Beach, CA. For more info visit cme.cityofhope.org.

CME: Third Annual ISSPP Congress 2022

City of Hope CME Symposiums and Dinner Series R.S.V.P.: CONGRESS HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: Multidisciplinary approaches to colorectal, appendiceal, ovarian, gastric, and thoracic metastases , Networking opportunities amongst clinicians, investigators and scientists across institutions and geographical borders, For additional details or to register, please visit the Third Annual ISSPP Congress 2022 site. Objectives: Demonstrate appropriate appraisal of preclinical, translational and clinical trials in peritoneal and pleural metastases. , Examine the current evidence for various therapies and diagnostic modalities currently used to manage cancers involving pleura and peritoneum. , Identify patients with peritoneal and pleural diseases appropriate for enrollment in regional therapy trials. , Distinguish the differences in the IP/HIPEC/PIPAC procedures, indications and potential benefits including ability to identify… Presenters: Please visit the Third Annual ISSPP Congress 2022 site to view the Congress agenda. Who Should Attend: This educational training workshop is directed toward physicians and allied health professionals, especially gynecologic oncologists, gastroenterology oncologists, surgical oncologists, surgeons, thoracic surgeons, thoracic oncologists and associated trainees. CME Credits: City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. City of Hope designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Contact: For more information, please contact the Department of Continuing Medical Education at 626-218-5622 or via email at cme@coh.org. Phone Number: 626-218-5622. Email: cme@coh.org. Thursday, October 13, 2022, 6:30 AM – Friday, October 14, 2022, 6:30 PM. Paséa Hotel & Spa | Huntington Beach, CA. For more info visit cme.cityofhope.org.

CANCELLED - Library Office Hours

Library staff are ready to answer your health information questions as well as connect you with services and tool that will save you time. Bring questions with you or just stop by to chat about some of our new services. We look forward to seeing you! Contact: Laura Brown. Phone Number: 626-218-3188. Email: library@coh.org. Event is: Open to City of Hope and the Public and Community. Monday, October 17, 2022, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. For more info visit www.cityofhope.org.

Multidisciplinary Approaches to Cancer Symposium

City of Hope CME Symposiums and Dinner Series Each year, the American Cancer Society estimates the number of new cancer cases and deaths that will occur in the United States. A total of 1.9 million new cancer cases are diagnosed and 609,360 cancer deaths are projected to occur in the United Sates in 2022.  Because they are so diverse in their individual biology, clinical course management, many of these cancers are increasingly difficult to treat, constantly evolving and fraught with controversy. In this environment, it has become much more difficult and complicated for those involved in the care of cancer patients to remain current in best practice for each of the many tumor types that constitute “CANCER”. This year, our faculty  will profile and discuss the clinical and technical advances, promising clinical trials data, national guidelines and key controversies in the management of myeloma, leukemia, lymphoma, AIDS, breast, head and neck, skin, renal, colorectal, liver, pancreas, lung cancer and diabetes as well as other topics related to the managem… R.S.V.P.: Registration is limited and prior online registration by October 25, 2022 is required. Late or onsite registrations will not be accepted for this activity. Be sure to secure your spot today:  https://cme.cityofhope.org/content/2022-multidisciplinary-approaches-cancer-symposium. Objectives: Describe updates and innovations in breast cancer. , Discuss optimal treatments for managing difficult symptoms related to cancer. , Integrate appropriate treatment options for skin malignancies. , Outline treatment strategies for hematologic malignancies. , Utilize proper therapeutic options for renal cancer. , Describe the future of diabetes and possible cures. , Incorporate complimentary and integrative medicine into care for cancer patients. , Outline geriatric cancer care models. , Discuss colorectal… Who Should Attend: This educational program is directed toward internists, family practitioners, gynecologists, general surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, hematologists, gastroenterologists, urologists, dermatologists, supportive/palliative care specialists and all other allied health care professionals interested in the subject matter. Contact: For questions, contact the Department of Continuing Medical Education at cme@coh.org or 626-218-5622. Thursday, November 10, 2022, 7:00 AM – Saturday, November 12, 2022, 11:15 AM. Waldorf Astoria Las Vegas 3752 S. Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89158. For more info visit cme.cityofhope.org.