Cancer Screening

December 10th, 2021 - December 10th, 2024
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points


Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Cancer Screening.

This presentation will review cancer screening guidelines including what ages to screen, how to screen and common barriers and disparities. 

This presentation will also review guidelines for cancer screening in a primary care practice and will compare recommendations from the United States Preventive Services Task Force, American Academy of Family Physicians, and American Cancer Society.   

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Dates and Times

End Date: 12/10/2024


As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to:  identify the screening modalities, age of screening and age to end screening for the four most common cancers, lung
cancer, prostate cancer, breast cancer and colon cancer; describe health disparities associated with common cancers and list barriers screening; review the updated recommendations for Colorectal cancer screening from the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF); review the current
recommendations by the USPSTF, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), and American Cancer Society (ACS) for breast, cervical, and gynecologic cancer screening. 

Webcasts Files

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Cancer Screening - 2 - color


Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers



  • Dr. Shalina Nair, MD
    • Cancer Screening
  • Dr. Kristen Rundell, MD
    • Cancer Screening


The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.