An educational tool to assist in the management of hepatic metastases in patients with colorectal cancer

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Using MetResect Principles Anatomy Tutorial
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Origins and Authorship of MetResect

This material was developed by Dr Neil Love and the staff of Research To Practice ( in collaboration with the physicians listed below. It is based in part on a Roundtable Meeting, and taped discussions with individual physicians which took place in late 2008 and early 2009. The project was supported by an educational grant from Sanofi-Aventis. An audiotape from the Roundtable Meeting, and other materials relating to the audiotape and this website, such as CME information can be found at



Steven A Curley, MD
Professor of Surgical Oncology
Charles B Barker Chair in Surgery
The University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas


Daniel G Haller, MD
Professor of Medicine
Greitzer Chair in Gastrointestinal Oncology
Abramson Cancer Center at the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Panelists and Participants


René Adam, MD, PhD
Professor of Digestive and Hepato-Biliary Surgery
Hospital Paul Brousse, Université Paris Sud
Villejuif, France

Alberts   Steven R Alberts, MD
Professor of Oncology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, Minnesota

Al B Benson III, MD
Professor of Medicine
Associate Director for Clinical Investigations
Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois


Michael A Choti, MD, MBA
Professor of Surgery and Oncology
Chief, Handelsman Division of Surgical Oncology
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, Maryland


Fergus V Coakley, MD
Professor of Radiology and Urology
Department of Radiology
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California


Cathy Eng, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology
The University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas


Axel Grothey, MD
Professor of Oncology
Department of Medical Oncology
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota


Howard S Hochster, MD
Professor of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology
Director GI Oncology
New York University Cancer Institute
New York, New York


Heinz-Josef Lenz, MD
Professor of Medicine and Preventative Medicine
Director, Colorectal Center
Director, GI Oncology Program
USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center


John Marshall MD
Chief, Hematology and Oncology
Director of Developmental Therapeutics and GI Oncology
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Georgetown University
Washington, DC


Jeffrey A Meyerhardt, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Department of Medical Oncology
Gastrointestinal Cancer Center
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, Massachusetts


Chaan S Ng, MD
Associate Professor
The University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Division of Diagnostic Imaging
Department of Diagnostic Radiology
Houston, Texas


Nicholas J Petrelli, MD
Bank of America Endowed Medical Director
Helen F Graham Cancer Center at Christiana Care
Newark, Delaware
Professor of Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Delaware


John N Primrose, MD
Professor of Surgery
University of Southampton
Southampton, United Kingdom

Venook   Alan P Venook, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California


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