New Approaches for the Treatment of Patients with Anal Carcinoma
Anal cancer is rare but increasing in incidence, making education on how to treat advanced or metastatic disease important for clinicians. There have recently been significant, practice-changing developments in systemic therapy options for advanced anal cancer based on clinical trial results and pending FDA approvals, making this a timely topic for discussion.
Category
  • Anal Carcinoma
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Strategies and Initiatives to Improve New Patient Access to Cancer Care
Many cancer centers operate at or close to full capacity and have difficulty scheduling patient appointments in a timely manner. Delayed patient appointments may directly impact patient outcomes when a patient is unable to seek treatment. A delayed appointment may also cause additional distress for patients who are anxious to schedule treatment.
Category
  • Best Practices
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Plenary Session – The Patient Journey: Cancer Survivor Care
Unfortunately, many cancer survivors report unmet psychosocial needs; therefore, it is critical to educate clinicians who work with cancer survivors on the prevalence of, risk factors for, and optimal management of anxiety, depression, trauma, and distress.
Category
  • Distress Management
  • Survivorship
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Updates in Oncology: Oral Presentations from the NCCN Poster Sessions
The seven top-rated abstracts from the NCCN 2022 Annual Conference Poster Session are showcased here.
Category
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: Emerging Systemic Therapy Options
Systemic therapy is an area of active research for pancreatic cancer. Given the increase in pancreatic cancer mortality rates, it is important for clinicians to stay up-to-date with the most recent trial data and existing challenges in systemic therapy development for pancreatic cancer.
Category
  • Pancreatic Cancer
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Pharmacogenetics in the Treatment and Supportive Care of Patients with Cancer
Education on the implications of pharmacogenetics for cancer pain management, options for pharmacogenetic testing, and available resources would be beneficial to those who provide treatment or supportive care to patients with cancer.
Category
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Updates in the Treatment of Patients with Colorectal Cancer
The treatment of colorectal cancer continues to evolve and clinician would benefit from education on timely topics.
Category
  • Colorectal Cancer
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Vaccinations for Patients with Cancer and Cancer Survivors
Clinician education on NCCN’s immunization recommendations for patients with cancer and survivors can help providers encourage optimal vaccination to avoid the morbidity and mortality associated with preventable infections.
Category
  • Survivorship
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Preventive Health in Cancer Survivors
Data suggest that an oncologist’s recommendation on healthy lifestyles can significantly influence behavior change for patients with cancer and survivors, yet many providers do not discuss healthy lifestyle changes with cancer survivors.
Category
  • Survivorship
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation
Updates in Screening Recommendations for Colorectal Cancer
Due to increasing rates of CRC in younger individuals, the NCCN Guidelines for Colorectal Cancer Screening support CRC screening in average-risk individuals younger than age 50. Based on the available data and emerging evidence, methods to further enhance access to screening in African American and other minority populations should be endorsed.
Category
  • Colorectal Cancer
Format
  • Recorded Webcast
Credits
  • AAPA Category 1 CME credit
  • ACPE contact hours
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • ANCC contact hours
  • Participation

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