WHO: Moffitt Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida, is hosting “Advances in Evaluation and Management of Thyroid Nodules and Thyroid Cancer,” a free continuing medical education program for community healthcare professionals.
WHAT: The free continuing education event, led by Moffitt’s Endocrine Tumor Program Leader Bryan McIver, M.D., Ph.D, will focus on the diagnosis of thyroid cancer to increase early detection and improve patient outcomes. Thyroid cancer is on the rise, but is highly curable with early diagnosis.
WHEN: Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, 5:30-7:15 p.m.
WHERE: Moffitt Cancer Center at International Plaza, 4101 Jim Walter Blvd.
About Moffitt Cancer Center
Located in Tampa, Moffitt is one of only 41 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, a distinction that recognizes Moffitt’s excellence in research, its contributions to clinical trials, prevention and cancer control. Moffitt is the No. 1 cancer hospital in Florida and has been listed in U.S. News & World Report as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” for cancer since 1999. With more than 4,200 employees, Moffitt has an economic impact on the state of nearly $2 billion. For more information, visit MOFFITT.org, and follow the Moffitt momentum on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.