Making Optimal Therapeutic Decisions in Patients with Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma

November 20, 2013

This live 75-minute webcast, with interactive Q&A and patient-physician video case studies, will address the application of existing and emerging clinical research data to make evidence-based selection of first-line therapy for treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma, optimal subsequent lines of treatment, and toxicities of targeted therapies.

Target Audience

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

Learning Objectives

Following this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Apply the existing and emerging clinical research data to make evidence-based selection of first-line therapy for treatment of advanced renal cell cancer
  • Select optimal subsequent lines of treatment to improve outcomes of patients with advanced RCC
  • Describe the toxicities of targeted therapies used in treatment of renal cell cancer and outline the strategies used to effectively manage them
Additional information
Supporters: 

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Pfizer.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 Participation
  • 1.25 Nurse
  • 1.25 Pharmacist
  • 1.25 Physician
Course opens: 
11/18/2013
Course expires: 
01/31/2014
Event starts: 
11/20/2013 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
11/20/2013 - 1:15pm
Cost:
$0.00

Toni K. Choueiri, MD
Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center

Laurie Appleby, NP
Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center

This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Nursing and pharmacy (ACPE) credits are also provided. View complete accreditation information

Available Credit

  • 1.25 Participation
  • 1.25 Nurse
  • 1.25 Pharmacist
  • 1.25 Physician

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/18/2013
Course expires: 
01/31/2014

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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Required Hardware/software

HANDOUTS: 2 slides per page or 3 slides per page with lines for notes

We suggest joining the webcast at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start to allow time to address any technical difficulties you might experience. Login using same name and email used to register.

Please note that this webcast will not be through NCCN’s WebEx Event Center.

To access and complete this activity, users will need the following:

  • A PC or Mac (Windows XP or later; Mac OS 10.x)
  • A monitor with minimum resolution of 1024x768
  • Speakers or headphones and a sound card with the ability to hear streaming audio. Telephone audio is NOT an option for listening to this webcast.
  • A strong internet connection  (Note: A wired internet connection using an Ethernet cord is highly recommended. Broadband internet access cards are highly discouraged. Dial-up connections will not work. If your "download speed" is less than 1.20 Mbps, you might experience problems.)
  • Internet Browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, or Google Chrome)
  • Adobe Flash Player version 9 or higher
  • Adobe Reader or other PDF reader software for article and certificate viewing/printing

In addition to above minimum requirements, you should:

  • Disable pop-up blockers
  • Close programs you are running simultaneously that might compete for internet bandwidth