Robert G. Gish, MD (Program Chair)
Principal, Robert G. Gish Consultants LLC
La Jolla, California
Adjunct Professor of Medicine, University of Nevada, Reno and University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Medical Director, Hepatitis B Foundation
Adjunct Professor, UC San Diego Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
San Diego, California
Stanley Cohen, MD
Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
This enduring activity is focused on treatment strategies for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).
This activity is designed to meet the education needs of hepatologists, oncologists, interventional radiologists, and other members of the multidisciplinary oncology team (NPs, PAs, pharmacists) responsible for caring for patients with HCC.
After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:
- Explain how recent HCC pathophysiologic findings have informed potential treatment targets
- Review the clinical profiles of established and investigational systemic and targeted therapies, as well as combination therapies, for patients with advanced HCC
- Design individualized management plans for sequencing treatment regimens for those with advanced HCC based on patient-specific characteristics
Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
Med Learning Group designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the enduring activity.
NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION
Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in caring for patients with HCC.
Credits: 1.0 ANCC Contact Hour
CNE Accreditation Statement: 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 of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.
DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT
In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.
DISCLOSURE OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
|Robert G. Gish, MD||Grants/Research Support||Gilead|
|Consultant||Abbott, AbbVie, Access Biologicals, Alexion, Antios, Arena, Arrowhead, Bayer AG, Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS), Eiger, Eisai, Enyo, eStudySite, Forty-Seven Inc, Genlantis, Gerson Lehrman Group, Gilead Sciences, HepaTX, HepQuant, Intercept, Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Janssen, Laboratory for Advanced Medicine, Lilly, Merck, Salix, Shionogi, Trimaran, Viking Therapeutics, Biocollections, Fujifilm/Wako, and Quest|
|Clinical Advisory Boards||Abbott, AbbVie, Merck, Arrowhead, Bayer, Dova Pharmaceuticals, Eiger, Enyo, Hatch BioFund, HepQuant, Intercept, Janssen, Medimmune|
|Clinical Trials||eStudySite Advisor|
|Data Safety Monitoring Board||Ionis and Eiger|
|Medical Lead on Clinical Study FDA 1571 Application||Viking Therapeutics|
|Stanley Cohen, MD||No relationships to report||N/A|
CME Content Review
The content of this activity was independently peer reviewed.
The reviewer of this activity has nothing to disclose.
CNE Content Review
The content of this activity was peer reviewed by a nurse reviewer.
The reviewer of this activity has nothing to disclose.
The staff, planners, and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME/CE activity:
Matthew Frese, MBA, General Manager of Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
Christina Gallo, SVP, Educational Development for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
Sharine Griggs, Senior Program Manager for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
Chris Drury, MD, MPH, Medical Director for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
Lauren Welch, MA, VP, Accreditation and Outcomes for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
Brianna Hanson, Accreditation and Outcomes Coordinator for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE
Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.
During the course of this lecture, the faculty may mention the use of medications for both FDA-approved and nonapproved indications.
METHOD OF PARTICIPATION
There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this enduring activity. To receive CME/CNE credit participants must:
- Read the CME/CNE information and faculty disclosures.
- Participate in the enduring activity.
- Submit the pre- and post-test and evaluation form to Med Learning Group.
You will receive your certificate as a downloadable file.
Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.
For CME questions, please contact: Med Learning Group at [email protected]
RELEASE DATE: September 11, 2020
EXPIRATION DATE: September 11, 2021
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