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Familial Colorectal Cancer:
Diagnosis, Genetics and Management

Course Brochure

Saturday, October 11, 2014

7:30 am - 1:00 pm

The Inn at St. John’s
44045 Five Mile Rd.
Plymouth, MI 48170
Phone: (734) 414-0600

Target Audience
The conference will be of particular interest to general practitioners, family physicians, gastroenterologists, gynecologists, surgeons, oncologists, genetic counselors, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and other allied health professionals.

Registration Fees
You are encouraged to register as soon as you are certain of attending as we cannot guarantee educational materials for applicants who are not pre-registered and pre-paid by Friday, October 3, 2014. Payment must accompany registration. Checks should be made payable to the University of Michigan in U.S. currency. Payments by American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa are also accepted. Fees include continental breakfast, coffee service, and course materials for participants.

Physician-in-Training, Retired Physician, RN & Allied Health
U-M Faculty & Staff
Full Course

Registration Options

Online register here
Mail brochure
U-M Department of Internal Medicine
Continuing Medical Education
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr., Lobby J, Suite 1200
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-5750
Phone (734) 232-3469
Fax (734) 998-0085

Cancellation Policy
An administrative fee of $50 will be deducted from your registration payment. Refund requests must be received in writing no later than Friday, October 3, 2014. No refunds will be made thereafter.

Course Syllabus
A printed syllabus is guaranteed for all those who register on or before Friday, October 3, 2014. In addition, an electronic syllabus will be available online for download during and a week after the course. The URL will be provided at the course.

Course Objectives
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to implement:

Accreditation & Credit Designation
The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has approved the University of Michigan to offer up to 0.4 CEUs or 4.0 contact hours (Category 1) for the event Familial Colorectal Cancer: Diagnosis, Genetics and Management. The American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) will accept CEUs earned at this program for the purposes of certification and recertification.

In addition, this live activity has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 4.5 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians and for 4.5 Category 2A Credits from the American Osteopathic Association. Other credits by specialty may apply.

Program Schedule

7:30 am Continental Breakfast & Registration
8:00 Welcome and Introduction
John Carethers, MD
8:15 Overview of Familial Colorectal Cancer (CRC) and Genetic Syndromes Associated with Risk for CRC
Elena Stoffel, MD, MPH
9:00 Genetic Testing for Hereditary CRC:
Who and How to Test?

Jessica Everett, MS, CGC
Victoria Raymond, MS, CGC, CCRP
9:45 Break
Management of Hereditary Colorectal Cancer
10:00 Surgical Approaches for Treatment and Prevention
of Colorectal Cancer

Scott Regenbogen, MD, MPH
10:30 Medical Oncology Considerations - Role of Microsatellite Instability in Treatment Decisions
John Krauss, MD
11:00 Managing Risk for Gynecologic Cancers
Monique Swain, MD
11:30 Endoscopic Surveillance and Chemoprevention
Elena Stoffel, MD, MPH
12:00 pm Identifying Patients at Increased Risk for CRC in Your Clinic: Genetic Risk Models and Practical Approaches
Elena Stoffel, MD, MPH
12:30 Evaluations & Wrap-up
1:00 Course Adjourns