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Thoracic Surgery & Oncology Tumor Board

Thoracic Tumor Board
Lung cancer continues to be the most cause of cancer-related mortality in the U.S.
accounted for 23% of all cancer diagnoses. Approximately 236,740 Americans will be
diagnosed with lung cancer and 130,180 will die from this disease in 2022. 

Lead by David M. Jablons,MD, Section Chief of the General Thoracic Surgery, the Thoracic Surgery & Oncology Tumor Board at UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center is an ACCME accredited education program promoting evidence-based best practices in managAccme Commendation Full Color123pxing patients with lung malignancies which have been shown to prolong disease-free progression and, overall survival rate, and improve quality of life.

The intended audience includes UCSF practicing physicians and nurses in the areas of thoracic oncology, pulmonology, radiation oncology, pathology, and surgery. 

UCSF designates this activity for a maximum of 50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM*.
Physicians should claim credit commensurate with their participation in the activity during FY 22-23.

Course # MGR23032 

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