EMPOWER: Optimizing the Paradigm Shift Driven by CDK 4/6 Inhibition in Metastatic HR-Positive, HER2-Negative Breast Cancer




Thursday, August 27, 2020

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM ET

Please note this Virtual program is 6:00PM Eastern, 5:00PM Central, 4:00PM Mountain and 3:00PM Pacific.

Program Features

  • Virtual reality animation
  • Online Personalized Poster Portal
  • Shared decision-making video case

Presenting Faculty:
Joyce O’Shaughnessy, MD
Celebrating Women Chair in Breast Cancer Research
Baylor University Medical Center
Texas Oncology
US Oncology Network
Dallas, TX

Sara Hurvitz, MD
Professor of Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Director, Breast Cancer Clinical Research Program
Co- Director, Santa Monica – UCLA Outpatient Oncology Practice
Santa Monica, CA

Learning Objectives

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Identify the patient who will benefit from CDK 4/6 inhibitor therapy with consideration of patient and disease characteristics and appropriately time its use in the course of the disease;
  • Recognize commonly associated toxicities of CDK4/6 inhibition, and apply strategies for both the monitoring and management of adverse events associated with their use in patients with metastatic breast cancer;
  • Utilize methodologies to activate all members of the healthcare team, encourage collaboration, and incorporate shared-decision-making and survivorship tools to assist in optimizing patient outcomes and management of adverse events.

Target Audience

This CME initiative is designed to meet the educational needs of medical oncologists, advanced practice clinicians, oncology nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers involved in the treatment of patients with hormone receptor-positive, HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer.

Accreditation Statement

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s).

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.


This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients with Breast Cancer.

2.0 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

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 2.0 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.


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