Multidisciplinary Care of the Patient with Breast Cancer

Ames, IA US
January 7, 2015

Mary Greeley Medical Center Grand Rounds is a multi-disciplinary clinical activity which serves to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients, the public or the profession.  

Target Audience

Physicians, mid-level providers, nurses and healthcare administrators.

Professional Practice Gap

Correctly evaluate and diagnose breast cancer. Avoid unnecessary testing. Address not only the medical needs of the patient but also their psychosocial needs. 

Learning Objective(s)

  1. Evaluate and know the process in which to address the concern of possible breast cancer and its diagnosis
  2. Appropriately stage a patient with breast cancer
  3. Determine the need for further evaluation, genetic testing and appropriate referrals
  4. Address the psychosocial needs of the patient with breast cancer


  • Debra Prow, MD, Oncology/Hematology
  • Grant Goldsberry, MD, Radiology
  • Benjamin Schlicher, MD, General Surgery
  • Shane Hopkins, MD, Radiation Therapy
  • Mary Ellen Carano, RN, BA, MSW

The speaker(s) for this educational activity have nothing to disclose regarding financial relationships with any commercial entities, commercial companies providing support for this program, or any commercial manufacturers of products and/or the providers of services discussed in this presentation. The content and selection of speaker(s) is the responsibility of the Mary Greeley Medical Center for Continuing Medical Education Committee.

Continuing Education Credit

  • DO: Des Moines University is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and approves this live activity for 1.0 Category 2-A CME credit(s).
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
01/07/2015 - 12:00pm CST
Event ends: 
01/07/2015 - 1:00pm CST
Mary Greeley Medical Center
Bessie Myers Auditorium
1111 Duff Avenue
Ames, IA 50010
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A


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