Do you treat patients with lung, breast, ovarian, colon, or pancreatic cancers? Stay up to date on the expanding role of genomic testing and genetic counseling in the oncology setting. Through cases based on real patients, learn about the implications of testing results in the treatment of several disease states and how to effectively share this information with patients and family members.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
|9:00 am||Welcome and Introductions|
|9:15 am||Overview of Genomics/Genetics – 0.75 Contact Hours
|10:00 am||Introduction to Germline mutations – 0.75 Contact Hours|
|10:45 am||Introduction to Somatic gene mutations – 0.50 Contact Hours|
|11:30 am||Case Studies in Breast Cancer – 0.50 Contact Hours|
|12:00 pm||Lunch Break|
|1:15 pm||Case Studies in Somatic Tumor Testing (including cases in NSCLC, Breast Cancer, and Colon Cancer) – 0.50 Contact Hours|
|1:45 pm||Case Studies in Ovarian Cancer – 0.50 Contact Hours|
|2:30 pm||Case Studies in Endometrial Cancer – 0.50 Contact Hours|
|3:00 pm||Case Studies in Colon Cancer – 0.50 Contact Hours|
|3:30 pm||Reflections on the day – 0.25 Contact Hours|
|3:45 pm||Program adjourns|
*Program times are subject to change.
Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower, the Advanced Practitioner Society for Hematology and Oncology, Harborside Medical Education, and the Journal of the Advanced Practitioner in Oncology. The Annenberg Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses: The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
A maximum of 4.75 contact hours may be earned for successful completion of this activity.
Pharmacists: The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program has been assigned ACPE Universal Program 0797-9999-17-035-L04-P.
This program is designated for up to 4.75 contact hours (0.475 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit.
PAs: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.
PAs may receive a maximum of 4.75 Category 1 credits for completing this activity.
Support provided by an educational grant from Foundation Medicine, Inc.