many patients with advanced head and neck cancer, the judicious
combination of multiple treatment modalities provides the most
effective therapy approach. The therapeutic goals are cure and
preservation or restoration of form and function. As treatment options advance and new technologies
are implemented, there is a greater need for the interactive
multidisciplinary approach to cancer care. This model will bring
together physician specialists from around the world for
interdisciplinary discussions on the latest research and
state-of-the-art care in head and neck cancer.
American Board of Radiology has identified head and neck cancer as one
of the 13 core content areas for its Maintenance of Certification
Program. Physicians with time-limited certifications will be required
to demonstrate competency in knowledge of and contemporary treatment
for head and neck cancer.
Report the latest advances in the management of head and neck cancer.
Identify treatment options and innovative technology.
Discuss multidisciplinary approaches to care.
Explore clinical management issues and supportive outcomes.