Radiotherapy for GI Malignancies: Modern Approaches and Evolving Indications
Medical oncologists, hematologists, gastroenterologists, pulmonologists, internists, surgeons, geneticists, palliative care specialists, basic and translational research scientists, residents, fellows, and medical students need to receive regular updates on advances in the diagnosis and management of hematologic disorders and malignancies. The series aims to expand the knowledge base of learners in these topic areas, improve their clinical competencies and research skills, enhance patient care, and improve outcomes.
Physicians, medical students, fellows, residents, and other health professionals.
At the conclusion of the session, the participants should be able to:
Identify appropriate indications for radiation therapy in patients with gastrointestinal cancers.
Demonstrate a fundamental understanding of how modern radiation therapy is planned.
Discuss adverse effects of radiation therapy to be able to recognize/distinguish them in practice.
Recognize areas of controversy regarding the utility of radiation therapy.
Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Baylor College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Participation