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Medical education

CHI Memorial welcomes all internal medicine and family practice physicians, advanced practice clinicians, nurses, other allied health professionals and students to these events for which AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ will be applied.

2021 Southeast Regional Oncology Symposium

CHI Memorial Rees Skillern Cancer Institute presents the 2021 Southeast Regional Oncology Symposium on Saturday, January 23, 2021.  The Symposium will be a live virtual Event. Additional updates including the agenda and registration information will be posted on this page.

When Should Primary Preventive Therapies be Stopped in the Elderly – Alycia Cleinman, M.D.

Sleep Apnea and Cardiac Implications – P. Gabriel Tallent, M.D.

Mitral Valve Disease – Who and When to Refer – Allen E. Atchley, Jr., M.D., FACC, FASE

Mechanical Heart Failure Therapies – Alan Simeone, M.D. FACS

Atrial Fibrillation: Rate, Rhythm, and Stroke – Kelly Richardson, M.D.

Risk Stratification and Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism – Carlos E. Baleeiro, M.D.

Aortic Valve Disease – When to Replace and Who – William F. Oellerich, M.D., PhD, FACC

Antiplatelet / Anticoagulation Regimens – Is there still a role for aspirin? – J. Carter Hemphill, M.D., FACC

Do We Need Stents Anymore? What is the Data? – C. Samuel Ledford, M.D., FACC

Coronary Calcium Scoring – An Unrecognized Tool – Vimal Ramjee, M.D.

CHF – Outpatient Management – E. Philip Lehman, M.D., FACC

TMO, SPECT, PET – Which stress test do I order? – Ondrej J. Lisy, M.D., PhD, FACC

Treatment of Hypertension in February 2020 – Mark C. Thel, M.D., FACC

Lipid Management – Time to Get Serious About Triglycerides – Brian H. Negus, M.D., FACC, FSCAI

EKG – The Patterns You Absolutely Need to Know – Newton B. Wiggins, M.D.

Peripheral Artery Disease – What I Need to Know – Vinay D. Madan, M.D., FACC

Diabetic Therapies to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk – Aditya Mandawat, M.D.

Surgical Oncology: Prostate MRI 101 – Jeffrey K. Mullins, M.D.

CT Lung Screening and Pulmonary Nodule Management – J. Robert Headrick, M.D. and Krish Bhadra, M.D.

Upper GI Screenings – C. Robert Bosshardt, M.D.

Medical Oncology: Adjuvant Immunotherapy – A giant leap or a small step? – Davey B. Daniel, M.D.

Radiation Oncology: Why Technology Matters – John A. Fortney, M.D.

Surgical Oncology: Recent Advances in Surgical and Medical Management of Gynecological Malignancies – Todd P. Boren, M.D.

Tumor Conference including Breast,Colon, Lung, GYN, Head/Neck and Urology – Krish Bhadra, M.D.; Todd P. Boren, M.D.; J. Robert Headrick, M.D.; Peter M. Hunt, M.D.; Jeffrey K. Mullins, M.D.; W. Taylor Rowlett, M.D.; Sanford C. Sharp, M.D.; Betsy J. Washburn, M.D.

Survivorship and Alternate Treatment for Pain Management – Maribeth H. Bosshardt, M.D.

Genetics: Future State – Madison Thomason, MS, LCGC

Value-Based Care in Oncology: OCM, ROM, and Beyond – Edward R. Arrowsmith, M.D.


Multidisciplinary tumor conferences

Regularly scheduled cancer conferences bring together pathologists, oncologists, surgeons, radiologists, urologists, primary care specialists and other medical professionals to discuss all aspects of cancer treatment. Each physician attending the conference will receive CME credit. Click here for the 2019 Multidisciplinary Tumor Conference schedule or for more information, call Mary Ellen at (423) 495-7765. If you would like to submit a case for review, download the Multidisciplinary Cancer Conference Patient Submission Formlink