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Urology Grand Rounds

Thursday, September 30, 2021
7:30am – 8:30am

UConn Health
Zoom

Urology Grand Rounds “VHL: A Race for the Nobel Prize” Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Division of Urology, Department of Surgery

Speaker: Joseph Wagner, MD Date: September 30, 2021 Time: 7:30am – 8:30am Location: Zoom

Target Audience: Faculty, Residents and staff: Department of Surgery

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to): 1. Explain Kundson’s Two Hit Hypothesis 2. Discuss the steps leading to the discovery of VHL 3. Apply the methodology used to understand kidney cancer to other cancers

Speaker Disclosure Statement: Dr. Joseph Wagner does not 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.

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.

Activity Director Disclosure Statement: Dr. Peter Albertsen, as the activity director, does not 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.

Planning Committee Disclosure Statement: Dr. Peter Albertsen, Carl Gjertson, Brooke Harnisch, Phil Smith, Ben Ristau, Ann Dudley, Stuart Kesler, and Deborah Savino as member(s) of the planning committee, does not 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.

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 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 activit

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