2nd Annual Wisconsin Primary CNS Malignancy Symposium (Virtual Activity)

April 23, 2022

The goal of this educational activity is to present a multi-disciplinary approach to the clinical management of meningioma, discuss available innovative clinical trial options and ideas for future clinical trials, and provide the latest updates on current treatment trends in neurosurgery, radiation oncology, and neuro-oncology. Using a disease-orientated multi-disciplinary approach, along with panel discussions, the activity will provide a comprehensive update for providers from multiple disciplines.

Target Audience

This activity is designed to educate community general practitioners, oncologists, radiation oncologists, neurosurgeons, advanced practice nurses, PAs, RNs and other healthcare providers on topics relevant to new advances in the diagnosis and treatment of meningiomas. 

Learning Objectives

The global learning objectives for this activity are as follows. 

By participating in this activity members of the health care team will be able to: 

  1. Describe new neurosurgical advances and techniques in the management of meningioma.
  2. Report updates and controversies in the treatment of meningioma.
  3. Describe the importance of pathology and integrated molecular diagnosis for meningioma.
  4. Summarize quality of life metrics as identified by patients.
  5. List innovative clinical trials available for meningioma and their eligibility criteria.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 4.75 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 4.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
    • 4.75 Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Registration opens: 
03/18/2022
Course expires: 
06/07/2022
Event starts: 
04/23/2022 - 7:45am CDT
Event ends: 
04/23/2022 - 1:00pm CDT
Cost:
$50.00
Rating: 
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Saturday, April 23, 2022

All times listed are in Central Daylight Time (CDT)

7:45 AM - 8:00 AM

Welcome
Shekar Kurpad 

Clinical Management Malignant Glioma

Moderator: 

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Surgery
Nate Zwagerman (MCW) 

8:35 AM - 9:05 AM

Radiation Oncology Planning Advances
Josh Palmer (OSU) 

9:05 AM - 9:35 AM

Protons
Rupesh Kotecha (Miami Baptist) 

9:35 AM - 10:05 AM

Surgery
Manish Aghi 

10:05 AM - 10:15 AM

Panel Discussion

10:15 AM - 10:30 AMBreak & Exhibitors

Clinical Management:

Moderator:

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Translational Science
Gelareh Zadeh (Toronto)

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Pathology
Jeffrey Helgager (UW Madison)

12:00 PM - 12:40 PM

QOL
Mike McDermott (Miami Baptist)

12:40 PM - 1:00 PM

Panel Discussion

1:00 PMAdjourn

POLICY ON DISCLOSURE

It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) to identify, mitigate and disclose all relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies* held by the  speakers/presenters, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this accredited continuing education (CE).  In addition, speakers, presenters and authors must disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation.

For this accredited continuing education activity all relevant financial relationships have been mitigated and detailed disclosures are listed below.

Name

Role

Financial Relationship Disclosures

Discussion of Unlabeled/Unapproved uses of drugs/devices in presentation?

Mahua Dey, MD

Course Director

No relevant relationships with ineligible companies to disclose

No

Joseph Bovi, MD

Course Director

No relevant relationships with ineligible companies to disclose

No

Brittany Burroughs

Planner

No relevant relationships with ineligible companies to disclose

No

Sara Scott, BSc

Accreditation Specialist

No relevant relationships with ineligible companies to disclose

No

Manish Aghi

Speaker/Author

No relevant relationships with ineligible companies to disclose

No

Jeffrey Helgager

Speaker/Author

Biontech (Stock),

Pfizer Inc. (Stock),

Moderna (Stock)

No

Rupesh Kotecha

Speaker/Author

Exelixis (Grant / Contract),

GT Medical Technologies, Inc (Grant / Contract),

Novocure Inc. (Grant / Contract),

AstraZeneca (Grant / Contract),

Novocure Inc. (Independent Contractor - Consultant),

Accuray Incorporated (Independent Contractor - Consultant),

Elekta (Independent Contractor - Consultant),

Medtronic (Grant / Contract),

Elsevier (Independent Contractor - Consultant),

Brainlab, Inc. (Grant / Contract),

Brainlab, Inc. (Independent Contractor - Consultant),

Blue Earth Diagnostics Limited (Grant / Contract),

VIEWRAY TECHNOLOGIES INC (Grant / Contract),

VIEWRAY TECHNOLOGIES INC (Independent Contractor - Consultant)

No

Michael McDermott

Speaker/Author

InSightec,LTD (Independent Contractor - Consultant),
Zap Surgical Systems, Inc. (Stock Option),
Deinde Medical (Independent Contractor - Consultant),
Stryker Corporation (Independent Contractor - Consultant)

No

Joshua Palmer

Speaker/Author

No relevant relationships with ineligible companies to disclose

Yes

Gelareh Zadeh

Speaker/Author

No relevant relationships with ineligible companies to disclose

No

Nathan Zwagerman

Speaker/Author

No relevant relationships with ineligible companies to disclose

No

*Ineligible companies are those whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. The ACCME does not consider providers of clinical services directly to patients to be ineligible companies.

Discloser List CME Internal Report

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP and the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW). The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this virtual live activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this virtual live activity for a maximum of 4.75 ANCC contact hours.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.475 CEUs or 4.75 hours.

 

Available Credit

  • 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 4.75 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 4.75 University of Wisconsin–Madison Continuing Education Hours
    • 4.75 Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Price

Cost:
$50.00
Please login or register to take this course.

REGISTRATION FEES

$50.00 MD/DO
$25.00 RN, APRN, PA, and other healthcare providers
$0.00 Trainees, including fellows, residents and students

COURSE MATERIALS

Course materials will be posted on this site. 

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

Requests for cancellation must be submitted in writing to help@icep.wisc.edu. Cancellation requests received at least 96 hours prior to the conference will allow a full refund except for the $10 non-refundable processing fee. No refunds will be made for cancellations received less than 96 hours prior to the activity start date.

QUESTIONS ABOUT REGISTRATION

Email help@icep.wisc.edu

PROGRAM CHANGES

Emergency situations occasionally occur and may necessitate topic or speaker changes. The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP reserves the right to alter or substitute a topic or speaker without prior notification.

ACCESSIBILITY

The University of Wisconsin provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX requirements. The University of Wisconsin fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please notify us at help@icep.wisc.edu

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

For conference information or details, please contact Brittany Burroughs, burroughs@neurosurgery.wisc.edu

REQUIRED HARDWARE/SOFTWARE

Computer, tablet, or smartphone with audio sharing capabilities.