Annual Oncology Symposium: Personalized Medicine

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Friday, May 8, 2015
Glaser Auditorium
Swedish First Hill
747 Broadway
Seattle, Washington


Personalized Medicine is a disruptive innovation, part of the paradigm shift from volume-based to value-based, reactive to predictive, and passive to participatory healthcare. The goal of this symposium is to introduce Personalized Medicine to all health care professionals involved in the care of cancer patients, emphasizing the double meaning: one, caring for the whole patient, i.e. addressing the patient’s, and their families, socio-economic, psychological, environmental, and integrative medicine needs; and two, using genomic and epi-genomic alterations to identify “personalized approaches” to cancer risk assessment, prevention, screening, diagnosis, therapeutics, and survivorship.  Participants will learn practical applications for integrating genomic medicine, research and holistic approaches to personalize patient care.
 

CME Credits

Accreditation with Commendation
Swedish Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Swedish Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAFP Prescribed Credits
This Live activity, Annual Oncology Symposium: Personalized Medicine, with a beginning date of 05/08/2015, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to  7.00 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing CE Contact Hours
7.0 nursing contact hours will be provided by Swedish Medical Center Clinical Education and Practice, an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Washington State Nurses Association Continuing Education Approval & Recognition Program (CEARP), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.