2019 12th Annual International Multidisciplinary Transoral Surgery Course


Date & Location
Sunday, February 17, 2019, 7:00 AM - Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 3:00 PM, Florida Hospital Nicholson Center, Celebration , FL

Target Audience
Ear, Nose, And Throat, Head and Neck

Overview
This international course was created to review the changing trends in the treatment of HPV-related OPSCC, emphasizing minimally invasive transoral surgical approaches. With a strong practical focus, the course will include surgical and medical oriented lectures. Ten hours of cadaver dissection using both a transoral laser microscopic (TLM) technique and transoral robotic surgery (TORS) technique is available with hands-on faculty instruction.

Objectives
  1. Indicate the factors that influenced the development of a new staging system for HPV-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.
  2. Describe the impact of traditional risk factors for mortality from HPV-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.
  3. Employ the various transoral surgical procedures utilized for the treatment of HPV-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.
  4. Identify the patient best served with adjuvant treatment following surgery for HPV-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.
  5. Discuss the complications associated with following treatment for HPV-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.

Accreditation

Florida Hospital is accredited by the Florida Medical Association (FMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.   Florida Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 22.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.