Advances in the Multidisciplinary Medical Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Current and Emerging Options
Ripal T. Gandhi, MD
Vascular & Interventional Radiology / Interventional Oncology
Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute and Miami Cancer Institute
Florida International University, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine and USF School of Medicine
Michael Morse, MD
Professor of Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
Raleigh, North Carolina
Maria D. Hernandez, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
GastroHealth/FIU school of Medicine
FIU Medical School
Edward Kim, MD
Professor of Radiology and Surgery
Mount Sinai Health System
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York
Ramon E. Jimenez, MD
Attending Surgeon, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
Miami Cancer Institute
Florida International University
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Release Date: November 5, 2021
Expiration Date: November 30, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour
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- Dr. Hernandez has nothing to disclose
- Dr. Kim: Consultant – BMS, BSC, Guerbet, NEUWAVE; Advisory Board – BSC, Sirtex
- Dr. Jimenez has nothing to disclose
Brian J. Schiro, MD
Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute
Brian Schiro, MD: Consultant – Philips Healthcare; Speaker's Bureau – Medtronic, PENUMBRA INC
Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWOCN (Nurse Planner)
Susie Seaman Wound Care Consulting
San Diego, CA
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