Advances in Hematology and Oncology Virtual Symposium

February 6, 2021

The practice of clinical hematology and oncology has been rapidly changing in recent years. Diseases and conditions that previously were extraordinarily difficult to manage have seen new treatment options emerge that have significantly improved clinical outcomes. The Advances in Hematology and Oncology Virtual Symposium will update participants on symptom management, treatment of metastatic breast cancer, advanced urothelial cancer, tumor profiling, management of immune related adverse events, and caring for patients during a pandemic.

The program is designed to provide practical information on evidence-based practice guidelines and the availability of cancer clinical trials. It is directed at clinicians involved in the treatment of oncology patients including physicians, physician assistants, pharmacists, nurse practitioners.

 

 

 

Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Pharmacists, Registered Nurses

Learning Objectives

  • Attendees will be able to identify current evidence-based practice guidelines for topic areas presented.
  • Attendees will be able to identify currently available clinical trials for potential enrollment to benefit patients.
  • Discuss the most current scientific and clinical research data and apply information to clinical practice. 
Additional information

Contact

Name: 
Dan Bullock
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 805-4617
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 3.75 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
12/16/2020
Course expires: 
05/06/2021
Event starts: 
02/06/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
02/06/2021 - 12:10pm
Cost:
$0.00

AGENDA

8:00-8:50 AM     Advances in Advanced Urothelial Carcinoma | Deepak Kilari, MD

8:50-9:40AM      HER2 and Metastatic Breast Cancer | William J. Gradishar, MD, FASCO, FACP

9:40-10:30AM    Caring for Patients During the Pandemic | Laura Michaelis, MD

10:30-11:20AM   Management of Immune Related Adverse Events | Jonathan Thompson, MD

11:20-12:10PM  Tumor Profiling | Sue Stolz, PA-C

 

 

 

 

Guest Speakers

William J. Gradishar, MD, FASCO, FACP
Betsy Bramsen Professor of Breast Oncology
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Deputy Director, Clinical Network
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center Northwestern University

Speakers

Deepak Kilari, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Medical College of Wisconsin

Laura Michaelis, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Medical College of Wisconsin

Sue Stolz, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Medical College of Wisconsin

Jonathan Thompson, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Medical College of Wisconsin

 

Planning Committee 

John Burfeind, MD, Program Director
Amy Harker-Murray, MD
J. Douglas Rizzo, MD, MS
James Thomas, MD, PhD
Dan Bullock

All persons in control of content have NO relevant relationships to disclose with the exception of:
 

NameCompanyRelationship
Jonathan Thompson, MDAstraZenecaSpeaker
   
   
   
, MD

Celgene, Ipsen

Bristol Myers Squibb

Exelixis, Taiho Oncology

Foundation Medicine

Eisai, Cook Medical

 

In accordance with the ACCME® standards for Commercial Support # 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of resolution process and resolved.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 3.75 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

 

Available Credit

  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 3.75 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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