This educational activity is designed to highlight a new innovation, discovery, or update in medical science with an emphasis on how it applies to diagnosis, treatment, or outcomes in clinical care of the pediatric patient. The idea is to explain any basic science in such a way that will be educational and interesting to a general clinician; provide an update on clinical guidelines for diagnosis and treatment using evidence based medicine when applicable. This lecture can bring to the forefront new practice guidelines from the experts.
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
Pediatrician, Psychologist, Fellow, Resident, Nurse, Other
To briefly review the history of pediatric ALL
To raise awareness that relapse in children with ALL continues to be a significant problem,
To introduce you to the field of epigenetic therapy and take you through the development of one of the very first epigenetic studies in children with ALL
To conclude with where we are today and what the future may hold for epigenetic therapy in pediatric leukemia
Faculty & credentials:
Cindy Pan, MD
Robert Lane, MD
Ramel Smith, PhD
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose except the following:
Presenter: Michael Burke, MD, Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Hematology, Oncology, CHW, MCW
JAZZ Pharmecuticals, Consultant, Honorarium
+1 (414) 337-7451
01/09/2015 - 8:30am to 9:30am CST
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
9000 W. 92nd StreetBriggs and Stratton Auditorium (second floor)
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.