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University of Rochester Surgical Symposium 2015



September 24-25, 2015



Woodcliff Hotel & Spa
199 Woodcliff Drive
Fairport, NY 14450


Program Overview

This Continuing Medical Education activity provides a forum for surgeons, and those who care for surgical patients to gather and discuss the latest treatments, management strategies and challenges in the field of surgery. 

Activity Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify high-risk surgical patients and describe management strategies for this patient population.
  • Discuss management strategies for the injured bile duct.
  • Describe the most recent surgical options for complex hernias.
  • Discuss  benchmarking and quality measurement and how they can affect surgeons and patient outcomes.
  • Explain strategies for optimizing care when treating the aging surgical patient.
  • Identify the challenges in hepatic surgery, and describe the surgical anatomy of the liver and treatment of benign and malignant lesions.
  • Formulate current treatment strategies for complicated appendicitis.
  • Discuss current diagnostic and treatment approaches to breast cancer.
  • Discuss recent important landmark evidence based literature from various surgical specialties, including breast, oncology, thoracic, colorectal and other specialties.






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Please contact the Center for Experiential Learning 585-275-7666 with any questions or concerns or require assistance with online registration.

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