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2019
Oct 05, 2019
Conference

2019 Atlanta Pancreas Cancer Conference

7:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Piedmont Healthcare
770 Spring St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30308

The Second Annual Pancreas Cancer Conference: Achievements, Developments and the Future of Treatment

The Atlanta Pancreas Cancer Conference, in collaboration with Johns Hopkins, Piedmont Cancer, Medical College of Wisconsin and Destroy Pancreatic Cancer, aims to bring together the brightest healthcare and scientific minds in pancreatic cancer care. Piedmont Cancer is committed to increasing survival rates for pancreatic cancer patients by providing the most advanced therapies available to patients living in the Southeast. Faculty from the Medical College of Wisconsin and Piedmont Cancer will be joined by Dr. Daniel Laheru, Co-Director, Skip Viragh Center for Pancreas Cancer, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. 

Learning objectives

  1. Describe the approach to diagnosis and staging of pancreas cancer
  2. Explain the use of surgery, radiation and medical therapies of pancreas cancer
  3. Choose appropriate treatment settings for patients 

Who should attend?

Surgical Oncologists, Hepatobiliary Surgeons, Medical Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, General Surgeons, Interventionalists, Gastroenterologists, Hematologists, Advanced Practitioners, Nurses, students and patients. Over 100 attendees, leaders in their fields from around the southeast, are expected to participate in this year’s program! 

Registration Fee:

Physicians: $150  Non-Physicians: $50

For more information: 

Contact: Tia WilliamsPhone: 404-425-1800 Email: tia.williams@piedmont.org

Contact

Contact: Tia Williams Phone: 404-425-1800 Email: tia.williams@piedmont.org

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