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Michael Bouton to discuss breast cancer surgery for Surgery Grand Rounds on March 10

Michael Bouton, M.D., a clinical professor in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Breast Cancer Surgery: Management of the Axilla for Breast Cancer” at Sanford Health – Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on Friday, March 10.

Everyone is welcome to attend by following this Zoom Link: https://und.zoom.us/j/567534955?pwd=ZHhJdFgrRHNvUGVSRloxci8wWnY3UT09.

The objectives of the talk are to help participants:

  • Recall the surgical anatomy of the axilla.
  • Recognize various operations for evaluating axillary nodal involvement with breast cancer.
  • Distinguish when to use various operations for evaluation of nodal involvement in breast cancer.
  • Recognize that the maximal management of breast cancer requires a multidisciplinary, individualized approach; and joint informed decision making with the patient.

This Surgery Grand Rounds conference, sponsored by the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Department of Surgery, is broadcast via video conference to many sites in North Dakota and Minnesota. For more information about how to view the presentation, contact Jen Weigel at 701.777.2589 or jennifer.weigel@UND.edu.

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.