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Jersey Shore University Medical Center Online CE Courses
Jersey Shore University Medical Center Meridian Health
Department of Continuing Education—Online CE
Course Title: Oral Cancer Screening for Primary Care Physicians
David Lederman, DMD, Associate Professor at the Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medicine
Dr. Lederman is a diplomate of both the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and the American Board of Oral Medicine. He is a consultant at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Jersey Shore University Medical Center. He is an Associate Professor at the Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medicine, and Senior Attending, founding staff member, and former chief of the dental department at CentraState Medical Center in Freehold, New Jersey. Dr. Lederman was appointed as a founding member and served for 14 years as co-chair the Governor’s Task Force on Prevention, Early Detection and Treatment of Cancer in NJ, and chaired the Workgroup on Oral and Oropharyngeal Cancer. He is Director of Atlantic Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Director of the Oral Pathology Division of QDX Pathology Services, and Director of the Center for Oral Medicine in Freehold, NJ.
This educational activity is designed to provide the participants with information about cancers presenting in the oral cavity. In this presentation, Dr. David Lederman, oral pathologist, will discuss the technique for performing a thorough oral mucosal cancer examination. The clinical presentations of leukoplakia and erythroplakia will be addressed. There will be a discussion of the concept of potentially malignant oral lesions and conditions. Clinical presentations of malignant and potentially malignant oral lesions will be included in this presentation. There will also be a discussion of the risk factors for oral cancer.
Number of Credit Hours: Meridian Health designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity. Cost: There is no cost to registrants for this educational activity
Overall Learning Objectives:
At the completion of this educational activity the participant should be able to:
1. will be able to perform a thorough oral mucosal cancer examination.
2. will recognize various clinical presentations of malignant and potentially malignant oral lesions
3. will understand the risk factors for oral cancer.
Method of Participation:
This internet enduring presentation is an educational video presentation. In order to receive credit, physicians must complete the entire educational activity and complete a multiple choice test at the end of the video presentation. Participants must also complete the online post-activity course evaluation form to receive credit.Accreditation
Meridian Health is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
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