Emerging Systemic Therapy Options in Advanced Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Orlando, FL US
March 23, 2018

The goal of this program is to ensure that members of multidisciplinary teams, including physicians, nurses, pharmacists and other relevant healthcare professionals, have the knowledge and skills necessary to apply the standards of care to their practice and healthcare setting for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.

Target Audience

This educational program is designed to meet the educational needs of oncologists, oncology fellows, oncology nurses, pharmacists, case managers and other healthcare professionals who manage patients with hepatocellular carcinoma.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the need for improved treatment options for patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).
  • Discuss the second-line use of kinase inhibitors and immune checkpoint inhibitors.
  • Evaluate the upfront use of novel regimens.
Additional information
Supporters: 

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bayer U.S. LLC. This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc. This activity is supported by an independent medical education grant from Bristol-Myers Squibb. This educational activity is supported by a medical education grant from Exelixis, Inc.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.00 Participation
Course opens: 
03/23/2018
Course expires: 
06/30/2018
Event starts: 
03/23/2018 - 12:25pm
Event ends: 
03/23/2018 - 1:25pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rosen Shingle Creek
9939 Universal Blvd
Panzacola Ballroom F
Orlando, FL 32819
United States

Thomas A. Abrams, MD
Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center

Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships
All faculty and activity planners participating in NCCN continuing education activities are expected to disclose any relevant financial relationships with a commercial interest as defined by the ACCME’s, ANCC’s, and ACPE’s Standards for Commercial Support. All faculty presentations have been reviewed for adherence to the ACCME’s Criterion 7: The provider develops activities/educational interventions independent of commercial interests (SCS 1, 2, and 6) by experts on the topics. Full disclosure of faculty relationships will be made prior to the activity.

Physicians
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

NCCN 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.

Physician Assistants
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. PAs may receive a maximum of 1.0 hour of Category 1 credit for completing this activity.

Nurses
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

NCCN designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 contact hour.

Pharmacists

National Comprehensive Cancer Network is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

NCCN designates this knowledge-based continuing education activity for 1.0 contact hour (0.10 CEUs) of continuing education credit. UAN: 0836-0000-18-033-L01-P

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC contact hours
  • 1.00 Participation

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/23/2018
Course expires: 
06/30/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Required Hardware/software

To complete this activity, users will need:

  • A device with an Internet connection and sound playback capability
  • Adobe Reader or other PDF reader software for certificate viewing/printing