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Pulmonary/Critical Care Intercity Grand Rounds

Friday, June 16, 2017
8:00am – 9:00am

UConn Health
L3094 (Immunology Conf Rm)

Changing Paradigms in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Lung Cancer Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and the Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Speaker: Momen Wahidi, MD, FCCP Associate Professor of Medicine Interventional Pulmonologist Duke University

Date: June 16, 2017 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 am Location: L3104

Target Audience: Physicians who are in the field of Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Identify key aspects of current guidance pertaining to adequate tissue acquisition and its implications in NSCLC 2. Recognize the importance of obtaining adequate tissue samples for NSCLS diagnosis and classification, including molecular analysis.

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 1Credit(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.

The activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr. Wahidi, has 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. Wahidi will not be discussing the off-labeled use of any product.

This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to obtain CME Credits. An email from with instructions will be sent to participants. Please complete the evaluation within 1 week of receiving the email.


Jean Menze, 860-679-3585,

Continuing Medical Education (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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