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Virtual: Advances in Surgical & Medical Options for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CST
In recognition of World Pancreatic Awareness Month, November’s edition of Wellness Wednesday will focus on the latest surgical and medical approaches in sequencing therapy and newest research protocols for treating pancreatic cancer.
Dr. Melissa Hogg, a leader in multi-modality care and clinical trials will show groundbreaking videos of robotic pancreatic surgery, a minimally invasive approach. Dr. Hogg will also highlight new data from the American Society of Clinical Oncology, discussing:
- Treatment options for an inoperable disease.
- New laparoscopic approaches to pancreatectomy.
- Efforts to better understand surgical complications to improve outcomes.
Featuring Mark S. Talamonti, MD, Professor of Surgery at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and Chairman of the Department of Surgery at NorthShore University HealthSystem. NorthShore Medical Group, Oncologic Surgery, Pancreatic Cancer, Pancreaticobiliary Disease.
Also Featuring Melissa E Hogg, MD MS, Director of HPB Surgery at Northshore University Hospital and Director of Advanced Robotic Training for the Grainger Center for Simulation and Innovation.
This Program is in partnership with Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation.