FOR MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS: Current Diagnostic Approaches and Treatment Strategies for Spinal Tumors

Who Should Attend

This program will benefit physicians and advanced practitioners specializing in internal medicine, family medicine, neurology, neurosurgery, medical oncology, radiation oncology, orthopedic surgery, and emergency medicine.


Surgical Approaches to Spinal Oncology
Lee Buono, MD, FACS, Director
Center for Spinal Disorders and Spinal Oncology, Capital Health

Treating Tumors of the Spine with External Beam Radiation and CyberKnife®
Shirnett K. Williamson, MD, Medical Director
Radiation Oncology Services, Capital Health

Advanced Molecular Therapies for Treatment of Spinal Tumors
Neel Gandhi, MD, Medical Oncologist
Mercer Bucks Hematology Oncology

Interventional Spine Procedure in the Oncology Patient
Ajay Choudhri, MD, Chairman and Medical Director
Department of Radiology, Capital Health

Multi-Modality Approach to Spinal Oncology Maximizing Quantity and Quality of Life
Navid Redjal, MD, FAANS, Director
Neurosurgical Oncology, Capital Health

Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss the advanced systemic therapies and surgical modalities in the diagnosis, management and treatment of spinal tumors.
  • Describe multi-modality / multi-disciplinary approaches to maximize quantity and quality of life in the treatment of patients with spinal tumors.


Capital Health is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Capital Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category I CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Capital Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation(Provider Number P122-7/17-20).

This program is approved for 2.5 nursing contact hours. Successful completion of contact hours requires participants to sign-in, complete an evaluation form and attend the entire program.


Approval status does not imply endorsement by Capital Health, the NJSNA or ANCC of any commercial products discussed and/or displayed in conjunction with the educational activity. All faculty and planning committee members participating in a Capital Health sponsored activity must disclose relevant financial relationships and/ or a conflict of interest. Individual disclosures will be printed in the course syllabus.

Registration Instructions
Call Ellen McKinney at 609-815-7790 for more information.
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