CME Information

2014 Norris Cotton Cancer Center Comprehensive Thoracic Oncology Program (CTOP) Retreat

May 22nd & May 23rd at Dowd’s Country Inn, Lyme, NH

Target Audience: Multidisciplinary Thoracic Oncology Program Clinicians, Researchers and Community Contributors

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this activity learners will be able to:

  • Define the eligibility criteria for lung cancer screening as well as the potential benefits and harms;
  • Assemble experiences and data from clinicians and researchers on barriers of smoking cessation and successful techniques of smoking cessation;
  • Integrate objectives of current research in population medicine with the current clinical pathway of lung cancer screening and lung cancer treatment;
  • Integrate objectives of current research in translational research with the current clinical pathway of lung cancer treatment;
  • Outline advances within subspecialties take care of lung cancer patients;
  • Outline advances within subspecialties taking care of lung and esophageal cancer patients. 


The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Credit will be given following the completion of course evaluations.
Planning committee: Cherie P. Erkmen, MD, Alan C. Hartford, MD, PhD, Melissa A. Friedman