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U016 - My Patient Has Melanoma, Now What Do I Do?

Friday, February 16; 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Formulate a strategy for the evaluation and management of the newly diagnosed melanoma patient.
  • Develop a plan for the follow up of melanoma patients.

Description

This session will cover the management of patients after their initial diagnosis of melanoma. We will review the evidence supporting clinical staging, surgical management, sentinel lymph node biopsy, and molecular tests. We will also discuss follow up strategies including the identification and management of patients at increased risk for additional primary melanomas.

Disclosures

  • Polsky, David, MD, PhD: MolecularMD – C(Fees); Novartis – A(H);
Schedule
Friday, February 16
4:30 PM
Dr. Polsky / My Patient Has Melanoma, Now What Do I Do?
Event Details
  • Date
    Friday, February 16
  • Time
    4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Location
    Room 5A
  • CME Credits
    1.00
  • Type
Directors/Co-Directors