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Primary care series on prostate cancer screening

20 Jan 2019

Get CMEs and understand controversial PSA screening

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Salem Health’s Continuing Professional Development office presents “Should Men Be Screened for Prostate Cancer?” as part of its free monthly primary care series for providers and other health care specialists on Wednesday, Feb. 13, from 7 to 8 a.m. in the Kaizen Classroom, Building B, second floor. Breakfast is included.

Speakers: Anju Ganeshappa, MD and Jaffer Bashey, MD

Learning objectives

  1. Understand the controversy regarding prostate-specific antigen screening and national organization guidelines.
  2. Recognize and manage high-risk patients.
  3. Learn patient scenarios to better understand the risks and benefits of PSA screening.

This session is for PCPs, hospitalists, internal medicine and other interested health care professionals.

Accreditation: Salem Health is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. You can earn one hour in AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. AAFP credit is pending.

The next free sessions in the series are on March 6, April 3 and May 1, topics to be announced.