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John Theurer Cancer Center brings leading experts for its Ninth Annual Neuro-Oncology Symposium
Date:5/9/2013

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    "It's an exciting time for neuro-oncology at our Brain and Spine Institute," said Chief Emeritus Mark S. Pascal, M.D. "Recently we have seen tremendous programmatic growth, including in our Gamma Knife radiosurgery center, robust clinical trial program, and dedicated support services for neuro-oncology patients."

    The conference will be held at John Theurer Cancer Center, 92 Second Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601. HackensackUMC designates this educational activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This conference is complimentary but advanced registration is required. To register or for more information, please contact Maryann V. Lederhilger at 551-996-1162 or mlederhilger@HackensackUMC.org.

    "Oncology is moving at an accelerated pace," said Andre Goy, M.D., M.S., Chairman and Director, Chief of Lymphoma, John Theurer Cancer Center and Chief Science Officer and Director of Research and Innovation at Regional Cancer Care Associates. "We believe it is more important than ever to help physicians and healthcare professional stay up to date with the latest research and treatment best practices."

    "John Theurer Cancer Center is committed to helping healthcare professionals gain access to, and knowledge of, the latest advancements in cancer care, and we are proud to offer continuing education programs like the neuro-oncology symposium to help fulfill this goal," said Andrew L. Pecora, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.P.E., Chief Innovations Officer, Professor, and Vice President of Cancer Services and President of Regional Cancer
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