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ACS Cancer Programs COVID-19 Resources Update

Webinars—COVID-19 Guidelines for Triage and Management of Cancer Patients

To support the recently released the American College of Surgeons' (ACS) COVID-19 Guidelines for Triage of Elective Cancer Surgery Patients, ACS Cancer Programs is hosting a series of webinars with the clinical experts and authors to review the documents and answer questions.

TODAY: Multidisciplinary Management of Thoracic Cancer During COVID-19

Monday, March 30, 2020
11:00 am (Eastern)
Registration required

This multidisciplinary team webinar will discuss the ACS/CoC guidelines for the evaluation and management of thoracic patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. We will assess individual scenarios and describe potential options for care of these patients during this crisis. 

Moderator: Daniel Boffa, MD, FACS, Professor of Thoracic Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; Chair, Commission on Cancer Quality Integration Committee

Participants:
Matthew Facktor, MD, FACS, General Thoracic Surgeon and System Chair of Thoracic Surgery for the Geisinger Heart Institute, Danville, PA
Timothy Mullett, MD, MBA, FACS, Medical Director, Markey Cancer Center Network Development, Lexington, KY, Commission on Cancer Chair-Elect
Valerie Rusch, MD, FACS, Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Department of Surgery and Miner Family Chair in Intrathoracic Cancer, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; President, American College of Surgeons

Last week's webinars focusing Multidisciplinary Management of Colorectal Cancer During COVID-19 and Multidisciplinary Management of Breast Cancer During COVID-19 are now available on the ACS Cancer Programs website. All COVID-19 webinars will be recorded and posted within 24 hours following the event.