News | February 28, 2008

Symposium to Tackle Lung Cancer

February 29, 2008 - Yale School of Medicine and Nevada Cancer Institute (NVCI) will hold the Second Annual John R. Murren Memorial Symposium: “Advances in Thoracic Oncology,” March 7-8 in Las Vegas, NV, providing education to multidisciplinary clinicians involved in the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with lung cancer and abnormal scans of the chest.

Participants will be able to report on the current state of lung cancer care, review innovations in minimally invasive thoracic surgery and bronchoscopy and apply new advances in imaging for small pulmonary nodules. This symposium will also identify novel approaches to radiotherapy for lung cancer, assess updates in mesothelioma and engage in pathologic evaluation of bronchoalveolar carcinoma.

For more information: www.cme.yale.edu

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