cme2Dr. Marshall Urist weighs in on lymph node dissection during a panel for the 2017 UAB General Surgery CME Course.

Save the date:
February 1-2, 2019

The 2019 UAB Department of Surgery CME Course, "Best Practices in General Surgery," will be held Feb. 1-2, 2019, at the Hilton Birmingham at UAB (formerly the DoubleTree) and will feature three visiting speakers, as well as presenters from UAB.

Guest Speakers:

  • Dr. Fabrizio Michelassi - Lewis Atterbury Stimson Professor of Surgery, Chair of Surgery at Weil Cornell Medicine, Surgeon-in-Chief at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Dr. Nimalan Pathma-Nathan - Colorectal and general surgeon in Western and Southwestern Sydney, Australia
  • Dr. Cindy Mak – Director of Breast Services and Head of Breast Surgery Department at Chris O’Brien Lifehouse in New South Wales, Australia

View the proposed agenda. 

The University of Alabama School of Medicine designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institute.

Register Online Now

Make hotel reservations at the Hilton Birmingham at UAB online under the special event rate here. Guests can also call the hotel’s reservation line at 1-800-445-8667 and ask for the UAB rate. The UAB rate is $121 per night and will be offered until Jan. 29, or as long as the hotel has availability

Questions? Contact Allison Moss.

2018 Meeting Recap

2017 Meeting Recap