2015 NCCN Immuno-oncology Webinar Series for Pharmacists - The Role of the Immune System in Cancer

October 2, 2015

The 2015 NCCN Immuno-oncology Webinar Series for Pharmacists will consist of three webinars that will examine the immune system, how immune modulation works and its relevance in treating cancer, dosage and administration preparations of immunotherapeutic options, and safety and efficacy issues related to immunotherapy.

Target Audience

This educational program is designed to meet the educational needs of clinical oncology pharmacists and pharmacy directors who manage patients on cancer immunotherapy.

Learning Objectives

Following this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Define the role of the immune system in cancer
  • Discuss the mechanisms of action of immunotherapy as a cancer treatment modality and its place in treatment
  • Formulate patient education strategies to increase patient compliance/adherence and improve quality of care
Additional information
Supporters: 

This activity is supported by educational funding provided by Amgen.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 1.00 Pharmacist
Course opens: 
10/01/2015
Course expires: 
11/27/2015
Event starts: 
10/02/2015 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
10/02/2015 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00

David Frame, PharmD
University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. NCCN designates this live webinar for 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs) of continuing education credit in states that recognize ACPE accredited providers. View complete accreditation information

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Participation
  • 1.00 Pharmacist

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/01/2015
Course expires: 
11/27/2015

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