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Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation Hands-On Training Course

June 2, 8:00 am to June 3, 12:00 pm

Registration is required with limited spots available. Please complete this form to hold your spot in the course:

Overview: This hands-on training course will provide up-to-date information regarding the application of radiofrequency ablation in the management of thyroid nodules, featuring lectures, hands-on training and cadaver sessions. Participants will receive a certificate of completion. CME credit is not offered for this course.

Audience: This course is designed for otolaryngologist – head and neck surgeons, endocrine surgeons, endocrinologists, radiologists and general surgeons.

Course Faculty:
David Goldenberg, MD, FACS – Penn State Health
Ralph Tufano, MD, FACS – Sarasota Memorial Health Care
Leonardo Rangel, MD – State University of Rio De Janeiro

Day 1
AM – Registration/Welcome
Faculty Lectures

PM – RFA Demonstration
Hands-on Cadaver Lab and Phantom Training

Day 2
AM – Case Presentations and Discussion
Hands-on Cadaver Lab and Phantom Training
Course Conclusion

Course Fee:
$1,000 – Practicing Physicians. Payment will be accepted via mailed check only and must be received by Monday, May 1st, or your spot will be opened to the waitlist. The registration fee includes lectures, hands-on training and cadaver sessions. Meals will be provided.

Checks can be made out to “Penn State University” and on the memo line write “Otolaryngology – RFA Course”. Please send checks to:

Penn State Health – Hershey Medical Center
ATTN: Joy Burchill
500 University Drive, MC H091 – Room C4833
Hershey, PA 17033

Accommodations are the responsibility of the program participant. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn Hershey for a discounted group rate of $189 plus tax per room per night. Reservations must be made by the cut-off date of May 3, 2023. No group discounted rate will be honored after the cut-off date.

Group Name: RFA Course Conference at Hershey Medical Center Nights Available at Group Rate: June 1 & 2, 2023.

Hilton Garden Inn Hershey
550 E Main St
Hummelstown, PA 17036

Please make all reservations online via one of these methods:
– Booking Link:
– Via or Hilton App: Use Group Code RFAHMC under Special Rates
– By Phone: Call (717) 566-9292 for reservations under the Group Name above.

Contact Information:
Questions regarding accommodations, course fee or cancellations?
Joy Burchill, Administrative Coordinator

Questions regarding course programming?
David Goldenberg, MD, FACS


June 2, 8:00 am
June 3, 12:00 pm
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Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
500 University Drive
Hershey, PA 17033 United States
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