Virtual Poster Session on Pancreatic Cancer - priME Oncology
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Virtual Poster Session on Pancreatic Cancer

Select Data for Targeted Therapy Presented During the 2019 Annual Oncology Meeting in Chicago

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This activity features presentations and downloadable slides highlighting the use of targeted therapies in pancreatic cancer.

Interactive Presentation

Interactive Presentation

Downloadable Slides

Downloadable Slides



0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

Release Date

Release Date

Jun 14, 2019

Expiration Date

Jun 14, 2020

Talia Golan, MD

Abstract #LBA4: Olaparib as maintenance treatment following first-line platinum-based chemotherapy (PBC) in patients (pts) with a germline BRCA mutation and metastatic pancreatic cancer (mPC): Phase III POLO trial

Featured Expert: Talia Golan, MD

Michael J. Pishvaian, MD, PhD

Abstract #4015: Final report of a phase I/II study of veliparib (Vel) in combination with 5-FU and oxaliplatin (FOLFOX) in patients (pts) with metastatic pancreatic cancer (mPDAC)

Featured Expert: Michael J. Pishvaian, MD, PhD

  • Talia Golan, MDSheba Pancreatic Cancer Center
    Sheba Medical Center
    Tel Hashomer, Israel
  • Michael J. Pishvaian, MD, PhDLombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Washington, DC, United States

This activity is designed for clinicians who specialize in treating and managing patients with pancreatic cancer.

After successful completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the key data about targeted therapy for pancreatic cancer
  • Have greater competence related to applying key data from the conference to clinical practice, as appropriate for patients with pancreatic cancer

This educational activity is supported by grants from Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Jazz Pharmaceuticals; and Merck and Co, Inc.

Continuing Education

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and prIME Oncology. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine 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.


This activity is jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and prIME Oncology.

Disclosure Information

Method of Participation

There are no fees for participating in and receiving CME credit for this activity. In order to receive credit, participants must successfully complete the online activity evaluation. Your participation in this CME activity will be recorded in prIME Oncology’s database and in your My prIME account. You can download your certificate as needed. Technical requirements may be found under the Terms of Use.

Estimated time to complete activity: 0.5 hour(s)

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Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) and prIME Oncology require instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.

The faculty reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouses/life partners have with commercial interest related to the content of this activity:

Dr Golan has disclosed that she has received consulting fees from AbbVie, AstraZeneca, and Teva. She has also received grants/research support from AstraZeneca and Merck Sharpe & Dohme. She has received fees for a speakers’ bureau from AbbVie. She has agreed disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in her presentation.

Dr Pishvaian has disclosed that he has performed contracted research for Genentech and the funds went to his institution. He has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in his presentation.

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine Planners and Managers have disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

The employees of prIME Oncology have disclosed:

  • Dovey Ragoonath-Cameron, PhD (scientific content manager) – no relevant financial relationships
  • Trudy Stoddert, ELS (editorial content reviewer) – worked on non–CME certified projects in the last 12 months supported by Array; AstraZeneca; F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd; Ipsen; Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany; Pfizer; Servier; and Shire

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.