CE Webinar: Management of Rectal Cancer

ASCRS CE Webinar: Surgical and Non-Surgical Approaches to the Management of Rectal Cancer

This webinar will cover several topics related to current management of rectal cancer including: Role of MRI in non-operative management, Selecting patients for organ preservation in rectal cancer, Current outcomes of neoadjuvant therapy in rectal cancer, Outcomes of local resection in rectal cancer, Management of lateral pelvic lymph nodes in rectal cancer, and what the colorectal surgeon should know about the disappearing liver metastasis and liver metastasis in rectal cancer with complete clinical response.


At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to:

  1. Select patient with rectal that could be suitable for organ preservation.
  2. Choose between the different treatment options available for rectal cancer.
  3. Discuss with rectal cancer patients the outcomes of non-surgical approaches vs. surgery.


The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education (CME) for physicians. 



ASCRS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


American Board of Surgery (ABS) Continuous Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the learner to earn credit toward the CME requirement(s) of the American Board of Surgery’s Continuous Certification program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABS credit.



Every person who is involved as committee members, educational planners, presenters, moderators, reviewers, and other individuals in a position to control or influence the content of an activity has disclosed. All disclosed relationships have been reviewed and managed. There are no relevant financial relationships to disclose.


Registrants will receive an email confirmation from Zoom with the access details and an add to calendar option after completing the registration process.


5/9/2024 7:00 PM - 8:40 PM
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