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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
20 minutes to complete

CME Information and Accreditation

...
2 readings
2 readings
CME Information10m
How to Receive CME Credit10m
9 minutes to complete

Introduction

...
1 video (Total 2 min), 2 readings
1 video
2 readings
Dr. Eric Genden's Bio5m
Course Objectives2m
Week
2
26 minutes to complete

Module I: HPV-associated Throat Cancer: An Epidemic

This module describes the nature of the Human Papillomavirus and the effect of a viral infection. The module explains the emerging epidemic and its impact on the development of throat cancer. The module concludes with the current state of population awareness and the impact that erroneous information can have on the spread of disease and the risk of malignancy....
1 video (Total 11 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
2 readings
Glossary of Terms5m
Learning Objectives for Module I2m
1 practice exercise
Quiz for Module I8m
Week
3
25 minutes to complete

Module II: HPV Risk Factors and Clinical Presentation

This module describes the risk factors associated with transmission of HPV and the development of HPV-associated cancer. We will review how the virus is transmitted and malignant transformation. We will also explore the clinical presentation of HPV-associated throat cancer, early signs, and the clinical manifestations of advanced disease....
1 video (Total 10 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
2 readings
Glossary of Terms5m
Learning Objectives for Module II2m
1 practice exercise
Quiz for Module II8m
Week
4
28 minutes to complete

Module III: Management of HPV-associated Oropharyngeal Cancer

This module describes options for treating oropharyngeal throat cancer and the advantages and disadvantages of each option. In this module, we discuss the indications and contraindications for treatment....
1 video (Total 13 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
2 readings
Glossary of Terms5m
Learning Objectives for Module III2m
1 practice exercise
Quiz for Module III8m
Week
5
25 minutes to complete

Module IV: Prevention, Vaccination, and the Horizon

This module describes nature of HPV infection and techniques for preventing infection. This module reviews the nature of the HPV vaccine and its effectiveness. We also review indications for vaccination and commonly asked questions. ...
1 video (Total 10 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
2 readings
Glossary of Terms5m
Learning Objectives for Module IV2m
1 practice exercise
Quiz for Module IV8m
2 minutes to complete

Activity Evaluation

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1 reading
1 reading
Activity Evaluation2m
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Top Reviews

By MSDec 7th 2018

That course was really helpful. It give me a deep insight and overview of the HPV associated disease in general population. I am also looking for some more relevant topics. Thanks.

By PMSep 25th 2017

Wonderful and informative course, demystified the majority of the stigma surrounding the HPV virus, transmission, and treatment. I would highly recommend to anyone.

Instructor

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Eric M. Genden, MD

Isidore Friesner Professor and Chairman | Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery | Professor of Neurosurgery and Immunology | Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai | Chief of the Division of Head and Neck Oncology | Director of the Head and Neck Institute Mount Sinai Health System
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

About Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, in New York City is a leader in medical and scientific training and education, biomedical research and patient care....

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