Integrative Oncology: The Future of Cancer Care


\r\nDr. McCurdy presents 3 cancer cases (breast, prostate and lung) and discusses the application of integrative oncology in their care.

\r\nTotal Viewing Time: 46 minutes - 1 video
\r\nInstruction Format: Slide and Presentation On Demand Webinar
\r\nCost: Complimentary
\r\nCredit: 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (Internet Enduring Material)
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  • Matt McCurdy, MD, PhD

    Matt McCurdy, MD, PhD

    Board Certified Radiation Oncologist with additional training in Integrative Medicine View full profile

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    CME Credit in Four Easy Steps

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    “Integrative medicine and oncology are like peanut butter and chocolate” states Dr. McCurdy. He discusses the specialty, integrative medicine, and how integrative oncology can play an important role in cancer care.

    He presents 3 cancer cases (breast, prostate and lung) and discusses the application of integrative oncology in their care. 

    Target Audience:

    Physicians and Nurses.

    Educational objectives:

    Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

    • Apply the benefits of integrative cancer care for patients in active treatment and survivors.

    • Recognize useful supplements that may be safe to integrate into conventional cancer care.
    • List the benefits of stress management in patients undergoing active cancer care.

    • Enumerate some of the proven benefits of acupuncture in the management of side effects related to cancer or its treatment.

    Disclosures:

    Policies and standards of the Texas Medical Association, the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, and the American Medical Association require that speakers and planners for continuing medical education activities disclose any relevant financial relationships they may have with commercial interests whose products, devices, or services may be discussed in the content of a CME activity.

    The following speakers/ planners have no relevant financial relationship to disclose:

    • Matthew McCurdy, MD, PhD - Speaker
    • St. David’s CME Steering Committee - Planner

    • Celina Rollins, CME Market Program Coordinator - Coordinator 

    • Christine Rocha, CME Marker Program Coordinator - Coordinator

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    St. David’s HealthCast is an educational resource provided by St. David’s HealthCare. St. David’s HealthCare does not endorse or promote products, medical equipment, medical drugs or companies. St. David’s HealthCare encourages the C.M.E. presentations to include only generic and not brand names. If brand names are included in the presentation, this should not be construed as an endorsement or promotion.

    Accreditation and Credit Designation Statement:

    The St. David's HealthCare is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  The St. David's HealthCare designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

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    The St. David’s HealthCare has been surveyed by Texas Medical Association (TMA) and awarded Accreditation with Commendation for 6 years as a provider of continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. TMA accreditation seeks to assure both physicians and the public that CME activities sponsored provided by St. David’s HealthCare meet the high standards of the accreditation requirements and policies as adopted by TMA. TMA rigorously evaluates the overall CME programs of Texas organization according to national criteria adopted by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).


    Release Date: 12/13/2016 | Last Modified On: 05/15/2017 | Expires: 12/13/2019

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