The Second Joint MSKCC/HSS/IOR Course on Musculoskeletal Tumor Pathology

CME

This course is designed to give a current review of Musculoskeletal Tumor Pathology to Orthopaedic Surgeons, Radiation Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Radiologists and Pathologists.  Topics to be covered will include:

Benign Non Surgical and Surgical Lesions

Aneurysmal bone cyst
Bone cyst
Chondromyxoid fibroma
Chondroblastoma
Chondromas
Desmoplastic fibroma
Eosinophilic granuloma
Fibrous dysplasia
Giant cell tumor
Histiocytic fibroma
Myositis ossificans
Osteoblastoma
Osteochondromas
Osteoid osteoma

Malignant Tumors

Adamantinoma
Chondrosarcomas
Chordoma
Ewing’s sarcoma
Lymphoma
Myeloma
Osteosarcomas
Secondary malignancies
Spindle and pleomorphic sarcomas
Vascular tumors
Bone Metastases

Soft Tissue Tumors

Lipoma and other benign soft tissue tumors
Liposarcoma
Fibrosarcoma
Malignant fibrous histiocytoma
Synovial sarcoma
Rare Entities

Various

Biological prognostic and therapeutic markers
Bone allografts in skeletal reconstruction
Chemotherapy issues and future trends
Integrated treatment of soft tissue sarcomas
Reconstruction in children
Staging and biopsy and margins
Surgical principles of benign lesions
Surgical treatment of spine tumors

Special Sessions

Basic Research
Molecular Biology in the Diagnosis of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
Imaging of Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
Limb Salvage Surgery

Faculty

K. M. Alektiar, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
N. P. Agaram, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
C. R. Antonescu, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
E. A. Athanasian, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
P. J. Boland, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
M. P. Bostrom, MD – Hospital for Special Surgery, New York
N. Fabbri, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
M. Hameed, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
J.H. Healey, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
M. J. Klein, MD – Hospital for Special Surgery, New York
P. Meyers, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
C. Morris, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
G. Perino, MD – Hospital for Special Surgery, New York
D. M. Panicek, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York
P. Picci, MD – Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
W. D. Tap, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York

Event Information

Date & Time(s)
October 25, 2013, October 26, 2013, and October 27, 2013
Description

Course Design
This course consists of didactic lectures with question and discussion periods as well as case presentations and interactive slide seminars. The lectures are organized along the lines of the specific subspecialties to be covered this year, with 1.3 days devoted to each of the following areas: Musculoskeletal Tumor Pathology, Imaging and Principles of Multidisciplinary Management.

Sponsor(s)

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Hospital for Special Surgery, Instituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy

Speaker(s)

Course Directors:
Nicola Fabbri, M.D.
Carol Morris, M.D.

Audience

This course will be invaluable for Orthopaedic Surgeons, Radiation Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Radiologists and Pathologists

Credit

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center designates this educational activity for a maximum of 18.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Additional Information

Location Information

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Zuckerman Auditorium
417 East 68th Street
Between First and York Avenues

Contact Information

Phone
646-227-2025
Fax
212-557-0773
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