View CME-certified poster presentations and downloadable slides covering the most up-to-date clinical trial data on melanoma from the 2018 European Oncology Congress in Munich.
1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
Nov 1, 2018
Nov 2, 2019
Paolo A. Ascierto, MDNational Tumor Institute - Fondazione G. Pascale
Christian U. Blank, MD, PhDNetherlands Cancer Institute
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Omid Hamid, MDThe Angeles Clinic and Research Institute
Los Angeles, California, United States
Celeste Lebbé, MDHôpital Saint Louis
Antoni Ribas, MD, PhDUCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
Los Angeles, California, United States
This activity is specifically designed for physicians, nurses, and other clinicians who are cancer specialists.
After successful completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss key melanoma data from the conference
- Apply key melanoma data from the conference to clinical practice, as appropriate
Abstract #LBA18_PR: Durable clinical benefit with nivolumab (NIVO) plus low-dose ipilimumab (IPI) as first-line therapy in microsatellite instability-high/mismatch repair deficient (MSI-H/dMMR) metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC)
Featured Expert: Heinz-Josef J. Lenz, MD
Abstract #LBA20: TRIBE2: A phase III, randomized strategy study by GONO in the 1st- and 2nd-line treatment of unresectable metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) patients (pts)
Featured Expert: Chiara Cremolini, MD
Abstract #463P: Real-world dosing of regorafenib (REG) in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC): Final results from the prospective, observational CORRELATE study
Featured Expert: Juan Manuel O’Connor, MD
Abstract #464P: Safety and efficacy of trifluridine/tipiracil (FTD/TPI) in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) patients according to previous treatment with regorafenib in the international phase 3b PRECONNECT study
Featured Expert: Julien Taїeb, MD, PhD
Abstract #466P: Phase II trial to evaluate efficacy and tolerance of regorafenib monotherapy in patients (pts) over 70 with previously treated metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma (mCRC) FFCD 1404 – REGOLD
Featured Expert: Thomas Aparicio, MD
Abstract #LBA26: Updated safety and clinical activity results from a phase Ib study of atezolizumab + bevacizumab in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)
Featured Expert: Michael J. Pishvaian, MD, PhD
Abstract #710P: Practice patterns and deterioration of liver function after transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC): Final analysis of OPTIMIS in Europe and Canada
Featured Expert: Jean-Luc Raoul, MD, PhD
Head & Neck
Abstract #LBA8_PR: KEYNOTE-048: Phase 3 study of first-line pembrolizumab (P) for recurrent/metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (R/M HNSCC)
Featured Expert: Barbara Burtness, MD
Abstract #1045O: A phase II window of opportunity study of preoperative olaparib (O) with cisplatin (C) or durvalumab (D) or olaparib alone in in patients with operable squamous cell head and neck carcinoma (HNSCC) (OPHELIA)
Featured Expert: Amanda Psyrri, MD, PhD
Abstract #1307O: Efficacy of lenvatinib in patients with advanced pancreatic (panNETs) and gastrointestinal (giNETs) grade 1/2 (G1/G2) neuroendocrine tumors: Results of the international phase II TALENT trial (GETNE 1509)
Featured Expert: Jaume Capdevila, MD, PhD
Abstract #1314P: Efficacy and safety of telotristat ethyl (TE) in combination with lanreotide (LAN) in patients with a neuroendocrine tumour and carcinoid syndrome (CS) diarrhoea (CSD): Meta-analysis of phase 3 double-blind placebo (PBO)-controlled TELESTAR and TELECAST studies
Featured Expert: Dieter Hörsch, MD, PhD
Abstract #1316P: Impact of liver tumor burden on therapeutic effect of 177Lu-DOTATATE treatment in NETTER-1 study
Featured Expert: Jonathan Strosberg, MD
Abstract #1319P: Post-hoc analysis of CLARINET phase III study to investigate the influence of diabetic status on progression-free survival (PFS) of patients with neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) treated with lanreotide (LAN) or placebo (PBO)
Featured Expert: Filippo de Braud
Abstract #1331P: Tumour growth rate (TGR) when using lanreotide Autogel® (LAN) before, during and after peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) in advanced neuroendocrine tumours (NETs)
Featured Expert: Vikas Prasad, MD, PhD
Abstract #LBA53: IMpower130: Progression-free survival (PFS) and safety analysis from a randomised phase 3 study of carboplatin + nab-paclitaxel (CnP) with or without atezolizumab (atezo) as first-line (1L) therapy in advanced non-squamous NSCLC
Featured Expert: Federico Cappuzzo, MD, PhD
Abstract #LBA54: IMpower132: efficacy of atezolizumab (atezo) + carboplatin (carbo)/cisplatin (cis) + pemetrexed (pem) as 1L treatment in key subgroups with stage IV non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
Featured Expert: Fabrice Barlesi, MD, PhD
Abstract #LBA62: Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) for pembrolizumab or placebo plus carboplatin and paclitaxel or nab-paclitaxel in patients with metastatic squamous NSCLC: data from KEYNOTE-407
Featured Expert: Julien Mazières, MD, PhD
Abstract #LBA63: Long-term survival in patients (pts) with advanced NSCLC in the KEYNOTE-010 study overall and in pts who completed 2 years of pembrolizumab (pembro)
Featured Expert: Roy Herbst, MD, PhD
Abstract #1469P: EVIDENS: An observational study of nivolumab-treated patients in advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in a real-world setting: Initial results on 1394 patients
Featured Expert: Fabrice Barlesi, MD, PhD
Abstract #LBA6_PR: JAVELIN Renal 101: a randomized, phase 3 study of avelumab + axitinib vs sunitinib as first-line treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (aRCC)
Featured Expert: Manuela Schmidinger, MD
Abstract #LBA31: Molecular correlates differentiate response to atezolizumab (atezo) + bevacizumab (bev) vs sunitinib (sun): results from a Phase III study (IMmotion151) in untreated metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC)
Featured Expert: Brian I Rini, MD
Abstract #874P: Treatment-free interval (TFI) following discontinuation of first-line nivolumab plus ipilimumab (N+I) or sunitinib (S) in patients (Pts) with advanced renal cell carcinoma (aRCC): CheckMate 214 analysis
Featured Expert: David McDermott, MD
Abstract #875P: Characterization of response to nivolumab plus ipilimumab (N+I) or sunitinib (S) in patients (Pts) with previously untreated advanced renal cell carcinoma (aRCC): CheckMate 214
Featured Expert: Brian I Rini, MD
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Dr Ascierto has disclosed that he has a consultant/advisory role for Amgen, AstraZeneca, Array BioPharma, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Genmab, Idera, Incyte, MedImmune, Merck Serono, Merck Sharp & Dohme, Newlink Genetics, Novartis, Pierre-Fabre, Roche-Genentech, Syndax, Sanofi, and Sun Pharma. He also disclosed research funding from Array, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merck Sharpe & Dohme, and Roche-Genentech. He has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in his presentation.
Dr Blank has disclosed that he received consulting fees from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Genmab, GSK, Lilly, MSD, Novartis, Pfizer, and Roche. He also disclosed independent contracting for BMS, Novartis and Nanostring. He has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in his presentation.
Dr Hamid has disclosed that he has received consulting fees from Amgen, BMS, Merck, Novartis, and Roche Genentech. He also received honoraria for promotional speaker’s bureaus from Amgen, Array Biopharma, BMS, Novartis, and Roche Genentech. He also disclosed independent contracting for his institution for AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Celldex, Immunocore, Incyte, MedImmune, Merck, Merck Serano, Novartis, Pfizer, Rinat, and Roche Genentech. Furthermore, he disclosed membership on advisory committees or review panels for Amgen, BMS, Merck, Novartis, and Roche Genentech. He has been speaking and teaching for Amgen, Array Biopharma, BMS, Novartis, and Roche Genentech. He has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in his presentation.
Dr Lebbé has disclosed that she has been in adboards for Aventis, BMS, Merck, MSD, Novartis, and Roche. Furthermore, she has been speaking and teaching for BMS. She has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in her presentation.
Dr Ribas has disclosed board membership with PACT Pharma. He received consulting fees from Amgen. BMS, Chugai, Genentech, Merck, MSD, Novartis, and Roche. Furthermore, he disclosed ownership interest in Advaxis, Arcus, Bioncothech, Compugen, CytomX, Five Prime, FLX-Bio, ImaginAb, Isoplexis, Kite-Gilead, Merus, Rgenix, Lutris, PACT Pharma, and Tang Therapeutics. He has agreed to disclose any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products referenced in his presentation.
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