Department of Surgery

Surgical Oncology Symposium

surgery-oncology-symposium.pngThe Surgeons’ Role in Comprehensive Cancer Care

Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016
6:30–8:30 p.m.

Piqua Country Club
9812 Country Club Road
Piqua, OH 45356

Presenters

Minia Hellan, M.D., FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery, WSU Boonshoft School of Medicine
Medical Director for Robotic Surgical Oncology
Skill Curriculum Director, Surgery Residency Program

James Ouellette, D.O., FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery, WSU Boonshoft School of Medicine
Director, Division of Surgical Oncology
Associate Director, Surgery Residency Program, Kettering Medical Center

Rebecca Tuttle, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery, WSU Boonshoft School of Medicine
Assistant Director, Surgery Residency Program, Kettering Medical Center

Program

Topic Presenter
Breast cancer treatments Rebecca Tuttle, M.D.
Robotics for GI cancers Minia Hellan, M.D.
HIPEC Rebecca Tuttle, M.D.
Liver cancer treatments James Ouellette, D.O.

Who Should Attend

  • Physicians, obstetrician-gynecologists, gastroenterologists, oncologists, and surgeons
  • M.D.’s, D.O.’s, R.N.’s, nurses, physician assistants, medical assistants
  • Surgical staff
  • Alumni and residents of Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine Department of Surgery

Program Objectives

At the conclusion of the surgeons’ role in comprehensive cancer care, attendees should be able to:

  • Discuss hepatopancreatobiliary surgery
  • Analyze and discuss the use of HIPEC
  • Gain new appreciation for minimally invasive robotic surgical procedures
  • Assimilate new procedures/treatments for breast cancer

Continuing Medical Education

Wright State University (WSU) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. WSU designated this educational activity for a maximum of 2 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registration Information

The symposium is free, but space is limited. Dinner will be included.

You may register by filling out and mailing in the form in the symposium brochure. For more information or to register over the phone, contact Kayla Mieczkowski at kayla.mieczkowski@wspi.org or (937) 531-0294.

Last edited on 09/07/2016.