Clinical Research Day

Clinical Research Day

Our Fourth Annual Event

Friday March 10, 2017
South Nassau Conference Center


Program Organizer
Shahriyour Andaz, MD, FACS
Director of Clinical Research
Director of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

Learning Outcomes: Participants will report enhanced knowledge and understanding of the evidence-based approaches regarding various conditions and diseases, through self-reporting and panel discussions with experts on the topics.

Target Audience:
Physicians, Residents, Allied Health Professionals

8:00am  REGISTRATION OPENS
Continental Breakfast
8:30am Welcome and Opening Remarks
Kenneth Long, VP Administration, South Nassau Communities Hospital
Shahriyour Andaz, MD, FACS 
8:45am Updates of Zika Virus in Pregnancy
Dina El Kady, MD
9:30am  Barriers to the Utilization of the Herpes Zoster Vaccine
Margaret (Peg) O’Donnell DNP, FNP, ANP-BC, FAANP
South Nassau Communities Hospital
10:15am  POSTER SESSION - Coffee Break
10:30am  Diagnostic Dilemmas on the Management and Treatment Modalities of Lung Cancer
Samudra Sanyal, MD and Joshua Melamed, MD
South Nassau Communities Hospital
11:15am  Endoscopic Management of Asthma and COPD
Eugene Shostak, MD
New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
12:00pm  LUNCH
12:45pm  POSTER AWARDS
1:00pm Innovative Approaches in the Screening, Prevention and Management of Colon Cancer -
A Panel Discussion
Panelists: Robert Amajoyi, MD Ari Steiner, MD, Doron Weiner and MD Steven L. Kadish, MD
Moderators: Shahriyour Andaz, MD, FACS and Rajiv Datta, MD, FACS, FRCS, FICS

The planners of this event have declared that there are no conflicts of interest. The presenters of this activity have declared that there are no conflicts of interest. No commercial support was received for this education program.

South Nassau Communities Hospital is accredited by The Medical Society of the State of New York to provide medical education for physicians. South Nassau Communities Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

3.75 Nursing Contact Hours will be awarded for the entire program (partial credit will be awarded for each individual presentation attended).

South Nassau Communities Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Provider Number: NYP255-3/31-17

For more information call Evelyn Surillo, Clinical Research Coordinator (516) 632-3312 or Jean Farrell, Clinical Research Nurse (516) 632-3302.

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