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Medical Grand Rounds

Thursday, December 8, 2016
8:00am – 9:00am

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

Medical Grand Rounds Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Department of Medicine

Speakers: Agnes S. Kim, MD, PhD The Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center UConn Health Center

Title: Cardio-Oncology: Optimizing Cardiovascular Health of Cancer Patients and Cancer Survivors

Date: December 8, 2016

Time: 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Location: Henry Low Learning Center UConn Health

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to):

1. Recognize that cancer therapy can cause short-term and long-term adverse effects on the cardiovascular system. 2. Discuss the importance and methods of close surveillance, early detection, and prevention of cardiotoxicity arising from cancer therapy. 3. Discuss strategies to optimize the cardiovascular health of cancer patients and cancer survivors.

Target Audience: The Department of Medicine faculty, housestaff and students, though many topics will be of interest to housestaff, students and other faculty members within the University of CT Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine..

Accreditation: The University of Connecticut School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content. Neither the activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr. Kim have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Dr. Kim will not be discussing the use of off -labeled use of any products.

This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

Link: http://mediasite.uchc.edu/mediasite41/Play/44a864e423fe48d8aaf57cb9e552d90e1d

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to obtain CME Credits. An email from http://MyEvaluations.com with instructions will be sent to participants. Please complete the evaluation within one week of receiving the email.

If you do not receive an evaluation assignment from http://MyEvaluations.com within 10 business days of this activity, please contact the Department that hosted this activity

Contact:

kawecki@uchc.edu

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