Recorded Presentation -- 2013 NCCN Oncology Curriculum: Metastatic Colorectal Cancer - Research Roundup

Presented by Alan P. Venook, MD, this recorded webcast will explore emerging treatments and research articles on metastatic colorectal cancer pipelines. In addition, the webinar will address the safety and efficacy of each emerging treatment, as well as their mechanism of action.

Target Audience

This educational program is designed to meet the educational needs of oncologists, pathologists, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals who manage patients with cancer.

Learning Objectives

Following this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe recent advances in the management of patients with metastatic colorectal cancer
  • Outline the implications of recent research and practice changes to the clinical algorithms for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer
  • Outline the safety, efficacy, and mechanisms of action for each emerging treatment option in metastatic colorectal cancer
Additional information

This activity is supported by educational grants from:

  • Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Genentech, USA
  • Lilly USA, LLC
  • sanofi-aventis U.S. and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 Participation
  • 0.72 Nurse
  • 0.75 Pharmacist
  • 0.75 Physician
Course opens: 
Course expires: 

Alan P. Venook, MD
UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Available Credit

  • 0.75 Participation
  • 0.72 Nurse
  • 0.75 Pharmacist
  • 0.75 Physician


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