Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Concepts: Update Since 2015 ATA Guideline

When

Mar. 16, 2021, 12pm to 1pm

Office/Remote Location

WebEx Event

Description

UNLV School of Medicine Grand Rounds: Updates and Advances in Clinical and Investigative Medicine Series

Session Title: Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Concepts: Update Since 2015 ATA Guideline
Speaker: Robert Wang, M.D., F.A.C.S., Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Educational Objectives:

  • Summarize major changes introduced by the 2015 ATA (American Thyroid Association) guidelines for differentiated thyroid cancer
  • Foster understanding of current staging vs. risk stratification
  • Characterize NIFTP (Non-Invasive Follicular Thyroid neoplasm with Papillary-like nuclear features)
  • Show relationship of surgical complications to surgical volume and type of thyroid surgery
  • Elucidate roles of molecular testing in prevention of surgery and directing surgical management
  • Review consequences of 2015 ATA guidelines and some criticisms of the guidelines

Price

Free

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Contact Information

UNLV School of Medicine
Wonda Riner

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UNLV School of Medicine