Emerging Role of Immune
Checkpoint Blockade in the Treatment of Refractory/Relapsed Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
This symposium is preceding the 60th ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2018
7:15AM – 7:30AM: Registration & Breakfast
7:30AM – 9:00AM: CME Symposium
SAN DIEGO CONVENTION CENTER
111 W Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92011
Meeting Room: rooms 1AB, upper level
– Personalized posters
– Intimate case-based environment
Philippe Armand, MD, PhD
Director, Clinical Research, Lymphoma Program
Harold and Virginia Lash Endowed Chair in Lymphoma Research
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Justin Kline, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Section of Hematology/Oncology
Comprehensive Cancer Center, Committee on Immunology
University of Chicago Medicine
This CME initiative is designed to meet the educational needs of hematologist-oncologists involved in the treatment of adults with cHL and NHL.
After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:
- Explain the aberrant functioning of the immune system at the molecular and cellular levels in cHL and NHL (PMBCL) pathophysiology and recent findings with therapeutic implications;
- Review the clinical trial data on the safety and efficacy associated with newly approved and emerging treatments for patients with R/R cHL and NHL (PMBCL) and their respective mechanisms of action;
- Describe best practices for the management of immune checkpoint inhibitor-associated side effects in patients with R/R cHL and NHL (PMBCL).
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 live activity for a maximum of 1.50 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
Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients with cHL and NHL.
Credits: 1.50 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 1.50 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.
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