GA-AACE Dinner Program

GA-AACE September Dinner Program

Friday, September 18, 2015

Molecular Testing for Thyroid Nodule Diagnosis

Presented by:

Susan J. Mandel, MD, MPH, FACP, FACE

Professor of Medicine and Radiology
Associate Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Date:Friday, September 18, 2015
Location:103 West
103 West Paces Ferry Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30305
Phone: (404) 233-5993
Time:6:30 pm – 7:15 Social/Networking
7:15 pm – 8:15 pm Dinner w/Program


At the conclusion of this presentation, the attendee will be able to:
  1. Understand the role of molecular alterations in thyroid cancer pathogenesis.
  2. Recognize the currently available molecular tests for thyroid nodule diagnosis.
  3. Appraise the use of these tests with respect to the published literature.


The material presented during the Georgia Chapter of AACE dinner program is being made available by the Georgia Chapter of AACE for educational purposes only, and does not necessarily represent the only or best method or procedure appropriate for the medical situations discussed. The opinions and views expressed represent the opinions of the presenters and not necessarily those of the Georgia Chapter of AACE, AACE, or its governing body. Therefore, the Georgia Chapter of AACE and AACE disclaim any and all liability for injury or other damages resulting to an individual attending this meeting or to any third party for claims based upon the use of techniques and/or products presented by any party at this meeting.

Joint Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the Georgia Chapter of AACE. AACE is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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