Don’t miss this meeting in your area! Hear from the experts about current and emerging therapies for gynecologic malignancies. Topics will include PARP inhibition and immunotherapeutic approaches for ovarian, cervical, and endometrial cancers. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with expert faculty throughout the meeting.
1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
1.0 Contact Hour
|5 min||Welcome and introduction|
|5 min||Quick Review: Mechanisms of action and rationale for use of these agents in gynecological malignancies|
|20 min||PARP inhibition and its utility in treating ovarian cancer and endometrial cancer
|15 min||Immunotherapeutic approaches and their utility in treating gynecological malignancies
|5 min||Combining PARP inhibitors and checkpoint inhibitors in ovarian cancer treatment: What do we know?
|10 min||Conclusions, questions, and adjourn
Bradley J. Monk, MD, FACS, FACOGArizona Oncology (US Oncology Network), University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix
Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's Hospital
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
*Additional faculty to be confirmed
This activity is intended for gynecologic oncologists, medical oncologists, oncology nurses, and other members of the cancer care team involved in the management of gynecologic malignancies.
After successful completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Develop treatment strategies using PARP inhibitors for patients with ovarian cancer
- Analyze efficacy and safety data on checkpoint inhibitors, alone and in combination with other agents, including PARP inhibitors, for the treatment of ovarian cancer and cervical cancer
- Discuss efficacy and safety data as well as ongoing clinical trials evaluating checkpoint inhibitors and PARP inhibitors for the treatment of endometrial cancer
NURSING LEARNING OBJECTIVES
- Describe currently approved targeted therapy options for patients with ovarian cancer
- Discuss the appropriate use of PARP inhibitors and checkpoint inhibitors for ovarian, endometrial, and cervical cancers, and incorporate strategies to communicate expectations of efficacy and safety to patients
This educational activity is supported by grants from A; Clovis Oncology; Merck and Co, Inc.; and TESARO, Inc.
prIME Oncology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
prIME Oncology designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Prime Oncology is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This activity has been approved for 1.0 contact hour.
The criteria for successful completion include attending the full program and completing the evaluation.
This activity is provided by prIME Oncology.
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prIME Oncology assesses the relevant financial relationships of its instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of CME activities. Any potential conflicts of interest that are identified are thoroughly vetted by prIME Oncology for fairness, balance, and scientific objectivity of data, as well as patient care recommendations. prIME Oncology is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial entity.
Disclosure Regarding Unlabeled Use
This activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the US Food and Drug Administration or European Medicines Agency. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product discussed for discussions of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patients’ conditions and possible contraindications or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.