A Virtual Reality View: Optimizing Immuno-Oncology Therapy through the Management of Immune-Related Adverse Events: The Role of Emergency Physicians.
7:30AM - 8:30AM
Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort & Spa
Ft Myers, FL
Saturday, August 4, 2018
7:30 AM Eastern 6:30 AM Central 5:30 AM Mountain 4:30 AM Pacific
Jose Lutzky, MD
Chief, Division of Hematology & Oncology
Chair, Cancer Research Committee
Director, Mount Sinai Melanoma Program
Miami Beach, FL
After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:
- Discuss tumor immunosurveillance and immune escape in the pathophysiology of adult malignancies
- Review the clinical trial data for approved immune checkpoint inhibitors with a focus on the treated malignancies and their associated immune-related adverse events
- Describe the diagnosis of irAEs associated with immunotherapies and current recommendations for their management and monitoring
- Examine the continuum of oncology care provided in the emergency room setting through the identification and management of irAEs
This programming is designed to meet the educational needs of emergency department physicians and other emergency room healthcare professionals working as part of the multidisciplinary care team.
Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
This CME activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essentials.
CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.
NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION
This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients with cancer who are treated or eligible for treatment with immunotherapy.
1.00 ANCC Contact Hour(s)
Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Awarded 1.0 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.
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