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Shingles

Shingles

 

·         Examine pathophysiology of the shingle virus
 
·         Explore risk of shingles in the cancer patient and treatment should disease develop
o   Risk Factors
o   Incidence in General Population
o   Incidence in Cancer Population
o   Treatment
 
·         Discuss disease prevention and treatment
o   Vaccine for prevention
o   Shingles treatment
 
·         State vaccine recommendations
o   Cancer Population
o   General Population

Date: 2/28/13, 7:30am to 8:30am
Time: 2/28/13, 7:30am to 8:30am
Location: R9 Melanoma Center Conference Room
Format: Training/Employee Development
CME: Contact Hours: 1.0
Speaker: Dr. Roy Chemaly
Contact: Cindy Murphy - 39297 - cmurphy@mdanderson.org