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MGH Global Health Grand Rounds. Speakers: Dr. Scott Dryden-Peterson and Dr. Jason Efstathiou. This event will also be available via live stream.

BOTSOGO: A Global Partnership to Advance Cancer Care

Date
October 2, 2018
Time
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Pre-registration required?
No
Registration closed?
No

Jason Efstathiou, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology; Director, Genitourinary Service, Department of Radiation Oncology; Clinical Co-Director, The Clair and John Bertucci Center for Genitourinary Cancers Multidisciplinary Clinic.

Scott Lee Dryden-Peterson, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine; Division of Infectious Disease, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

The Center for Global Health provides a forum for a multidisciplinary community of global health practitioners to come together to share advances and best practices in global health. MGH Global Health Grand Rounds focuses on innovations in medical care, education, and scientific discovery that are seeking to improve the health of the most vulnerable in our global community

Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
• Identify the key challenges in delivering oncology care in LMICs
• Understand the impact of HIV on the incidence and outcomes of cancer
• Recognize the shared benefits of bidirectional oncology exchange programs

Target Audience:
This activity is intended for Faculty and Staff members of the Global Health Community

Course Directors:
Louise Ivers, MD, MPH, DTM&H; Geren Stone, MD, DTM&H

Accreditation:
Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program also meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in nursing at 244CMR for 1.2 contact hours.

Location:

Ether Dome, MGH

http://globalhealth.massgeneral.org/programs/globalmedicine/global-health-grand-rounds/

Live Stream:

http://healthcare.partners.org/streaming/Live/MGH/CenterForGlobalHealth/GrandRounds.html