3rd Symposium on Current Strategies in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma, Lymphoma and Leukemia – Module 1 – Multiple Myeloma
This webcast is directed primarily to hematologists/oncologists, radiation oncologists, researchers, pharmacists, registered nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and fellows in training interested in new developments for treatment of hematological malignancies. No specific skill or knowledge other than a basic training in hematology/oncology is required for successful participation in this activity.
Statement of Need/Program Overview
This webcast is intended to improve care of patients with hematological malignancies by accelerating adoption of new guidelines and evidence-based practice change. In addition to chemotherapy and targeted therapy of hematological malignancies, this symposium will focus on individualized treatment options. In-depth discussion of novel agents at various stages of clinical development will be given significant focus. This enduring online activity is designed to provide clinical decision-making strategies for integration of novel therapeutic options.
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Estimated time to complete: 1.5 hours (94 min)
Date of original release: July 28, 2014
Termination date: July 28, 2015
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COURSE VIEWING REQUIREMENTS
Method of Participation and Request for Credit
There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this webcast. During the period July 28, 2014 through July 28, 2015, participants must read all of the material and study the educational webcast.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR COURSE PARTICIPATION
This webcast includes text, graphics, and may include multimedia features. There are no fees for participating in or receiving credit for this webcast.
Click on all of the "medical education webcast" links and review the content presented. You must view all of the content to proceed to the post-test.
Read, complete, and submit answers to the post-test questions and evaluation questions online. You must answer all missed questions until you get them correct.
Participants must receive a test score of 100% in order to proceed to the course evaluation, and they must respond to all evaluation questions to receive a letter of credit.
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LETTER OF CREDIT & TRANSCRIPTS
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This webcast is co-provided by A. Webb Roberts Center for CME of Baylor Health Care System and CancerNet.
For more information visit: www.cancernetus.com
- Onyx Pharmaceuticals
- Millennium Pharmaceuticals
- Seattle Genetics
Accreditation: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 joint 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.
Credit Designation:The A. Webb Roberts Center for CME of Baylor Health Care System designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Robert Orlowski, MD, PhD,
Professor of Medicine, Department of Leukemia, Division of Cancer Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Jatin Shaw, MD,
Assistant Professor, Department of Lymphoma/ Myeloma, Division of Cancer Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
- Describe the role of risk stratification and upfront therapies in multiple myeloma
- Appraise novel approaches in the treatment of relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma
- Describe emerging novel therapeutic pathways for multiple myeloma
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:
- Advisory Board: Abbott Laboratories, Array Biopharma, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Celgene, Genentech, Janssen, Millennium, Onyx
- Research Funding: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Celgene, Millennium, Onyx
- Consultant: Celgene, Millennium, Onyx, Novartis
The planners and managers 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:
- Advisory Board: Spectrum
- Consultant: Roche
- No relevant financial relationships
All other individuals in a position to control content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.