NCCN Pharmacy Updates: Establishing a Place in Therapy for Biosimilars in Oncology
Clinical oncology pharmacists have the opportunity to provide education on biosimilars and be a part of the multi-disciplinary decision-making process for incorporating biosimilars into practice sites. In addition, pharmacists will need training on reporting post-marketing surveillance data regarding immunogenicity, product variability and drift of biosimilars as use becomes widespread.
Category
  • Biosimilars
Format
  • Live Webinar
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Event date October 28, 2020
Monthly Oncology Tumor Boards: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Individualized Patient Care - Gastric Cancer
Clinicians must consider disease stage, histology, biomarker expression and patient performance status to make decisions regarding optimal care. In addition, clinicians should regularly evaluate recent clinical trial data to make informed decisions on the most appropriate treatment plan, particularly as new targeted therapies become available.
Category
  • Gastric/Esophageal Cancer
Format
  • Live Webinar
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • CCM clock hours
  • Participation
Event date October 27, 2020
Monthly Oncology Tumor Boards: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Individualized Patient Care - Melanoma
Since immune checkpoint inhibitors and BRAF targeted therapies are now available, there are many patients with advanced melanoma who are surviving multiple lines of treatment, so the complexity of cases is increasing.
Category
  • Melanoma
Format
  • Live Webinar
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • CCM clock hours
  • Participation
Event date November 24, 2020
NCCN Pharmacy Updates: Treatment Advances for Pediatric B-Cell Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas
This is a potentially curable malignancy and systemic therapy is the mainstay of treatment. Understanding the diagnosis, workup, and subsequent treatment for early stage and later stage disease will improve understanding and subsequently, education for patients and caregivers alike.
Category
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Format
  • Live Webinar
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Event date November 17, 2020
NCCN Pharmacy Updates: Emerging Strategies in the Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism
Expanded indications for the use of the direct oral anticoagulants demand diligent monitoring. Health care professionals play a crucial role in the management of anticoagulation in cancer patients and anticoagulation monitoring clinics may need to rechannel resources to include these agents.
Category
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
Format
  • Live Webinar
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Event date December 23, 2020
NCCN Pharmacy Updates: Novel Treatments for Neuroendocrine Tumors
While there is a brand new treatment option for neuroendocrine tumors, it requires a wide array of practical guidance to be given safely and effectively.  Practitioners need to be well versed in patient eligibility, patient preparation for treatment, dosing, administration, and management of side effects.
Category
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
Format
  • Live Webinar
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Event date September 28, 2020