Symposium on Clinical Interventional Oncology (CIO)

When:  Oct 22, 2021 from 09:00 to 17:00 (ET)

Now in its 13th year, CIO is the premier arena for practical education in the expanding field of interventional oncology. It is a concentrated 3-day program renowned for its originality, practicality, and focus on improving patient care. CIO highlights the most viable and sought-after treatments in this rapidly growing practice area. The program contains a mix of didactic lectures, case presentations from experts, debates between experts, and pre-recorded cases woven together with audience interactivity through polling and question and answer sessions. 


Educational Objectives:

After attending the Symposium on Clinical Interventional Oncology (CIO), participants should be able to:

  • Describe catheter-based procedures to treat solid tumors, using the latest techniques and technologies
  • Assess the most appropriate therapeutic agent in catheter-directed therapy for hepatic malignancies
  • Demonstrate appropriate decision-making skills and techniques in ablation involving tumors of the kidney, bone, liver, and lung
  • Apply appropriate technique and biomarker testing of percutaneous biopsies
  • Determine the most appropriate imaging modalities during assessment, treatment, and follow-up of patients
  • Analyze the evidence behind the various modalities utilized in interventional oncology