Thursday, October 20, 2022
3:00PM – 4:00PM ET
Please note this TeleECHO program is 3:00PM Eastern, 2:00PM Central, 1:00PM Mountain and 12:00PM Pacific.
This activity was designed to help oncologists and the multidisciplinary care team personalize gastric cancer treatment based on biomarker testing and use targeted therapies for HER2 positive disease treatment beyond the first line.
PROGRAM CHAIR & FACULTY PRESENTER
Thomas Cartwright, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Central Florida College of Medicine
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of community medical oncologists, internal medicine physicians, primary care physicians, pathologists and others (eg, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, physician assistants, oncology nurses) involved in the management of patients with gastric and gastroesophageal junction cancers.
Upon completing this program, attendees should be able to:
- Review recent ADC trials results in the second-line treatment of HER2-positive, gastric and gastroesophageal junction cancers
- Summarize the signs, symptoms, and interventions of anti-HER2 targeted therapies in the treatment of patients with GC or GEJ malignancies
- Explain the application of practice guidelines in the management of patients with HER2-positive GC or GEJ who have progressed beyond the first-line
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 virtual activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live virtual activity.
NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION
Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients with gastric and gastroesophageal junction cancers.
CNE Credits: 1.0 ANCC Contact Hour.
CNE ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
Ultimate Medical Academy/Complete Conference Management (CCM) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional education development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Awarded 1.0 contact hour of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.
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