Lung Cancer Symposium

Course Description

November is Lung Cancer awareness month, and this year’s symposium will highlight Fighting Lung Cancer. It is a multi-disciplinary presentation covering state of the art diagnosis, staging & treatment of lung cancer. Services offered on the BaylorScott&White Plano campus and Sammons Cancer Center will be detailed. Test drive of the da Vinci robot will be available before and after the presentations.

  • Identify who should and how to screen for lung cancer.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how lung cancer is staged.
  • Describe different medical treatment options for lung cancer.
  • Recognize techniques and results in the treatment of lung cancer.

Scientific Program

Agenda | Wednesday, November 17, 2202
11:30 am
Welcome and Robot Test Drive
12:00 pm
Lung Cancer Updates
Ronan Kelly, MD
12:20 pm
Lung Cancer Screening
Andrew Nguyen, MD
12:30 pm
Staging & Diagnosis of Lung Cancer
Omar Awad, MD
12:40 pm
Surgical Treatment of Lung Cancer
G. Kimble Jett, MD
12:50 pm
1:00 pm
Robot Test Drive

Target Audience

This course is designed for primary care physicians, pulmonologists, oncologists, surgeons, advanced practice nurses, and all other providers who care for lung cancer patients in any setting. The community is also welcomed to appreciate lung cancer awareness.

Accreditation & Credit Designation

(CME) Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers Continuing Medical Education Credit: The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET), Provider

#0007001, has approved this program for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (CE) Nursing Continuing Education Credit: The Foundation for Advanced Cardiovascular Education and Training (FACET) will provide 1 Contact Hour CE nursing credits for this program. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP 17101, for 1 Contact Hour.


Omar Awad, MD

Baylor Scott & White Health

G. Kimble Jett, MD

Director of Thoracic Robotic Surgery
Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano

Ronan Kelly, MD

Baylor Scott & White Health

Andrew Nguyen, MD


Baylor Scott and White Heart Hospital Plano
David L Brown, MD Auditorium

1100 Allied Dr. Plano, TX 75093


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