Emerging Strategies in Response Assessment and Treatment Goals for Patients with Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia – Module 1
This webcast is jointly provided by A. Webb Roberts Center for CME of Baylor Health Care System and CancerNet.
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Release date: April 20, 2015
Valid through: April 20, 2016
Topic: Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML).
Estimated Time to Complete Activity: 0.5 hours (28 minutes)
This webcast is designed to meet the educational needs of hematologists/oncologists and other health care professionals who diagnose, treat, and manage patients with chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML).
Statement of Need/Program Overview
This webcast is intended to improve care of patients with CML by accelerating adoption of new guidelines and evidence-based practice change. In-depth discussion of novel agents at various stages of clinical development will be given significant focus. This Internet CME activity is designed to provide clinical decision-making strategies for integration of novel therapeutic options.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Evaluate the frontline therapy options for CML in Chronic Phase
- Physicians — maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
All other health care professionals completing this course will be issued a statement of participation.
Elias Jabbour, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Leukemia, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Physician Continuing Medical Education
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the co-providership of A. Webb Roberts Center for CME of Baylor Health Care System and CancerNet. The A. Webb Roberts Center for CME of Baylor Health Care System is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Health Care System designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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The faculty reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME webcast:
- Consultant: BMS, Ariad, Pfizer, Teva
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- Consultant: BMS, Ariad, Pfizer, Teva
- No relevant financial relationships
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There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this webcast. During the period April 20, 2015 through April 20, 2016, participants must read all of the material and study the educational webcast.
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