PROGRAM CHAIR & FACULTY PRESENTER
Alicia K. Morgans, MD, MPH
Genitourinary Medical Oncologist
Medical Director, Survivorship Program
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
This program will discuss the pathogenesis of prostate cancer, the differences in mechanisms of action between the first- and second-generation anti-androgen drugs for prostate cancer, and identifying patients with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (nmCRPC) who are at elevated risk for metastasis, and management in order to reduce risk.
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of urologists, medical oncologists, nurses, pharmacists, and other multi-disciplinary care professionals involved and/or interested in the therapeutic management of patients with nmCRPC, within the Veterans Affairs health system.
Upon the completion of this program, attendees should be able to:
- Consider the pathogenesis of androgen-driven prostate cancer and the significance of non-metastatic castrate-resistant disease
- Summarize the anti-tumor pharmacodynamics of first- and second-generation anti-androgenic agents in castrate-resistant prostate cancer
- Evaluate relevant efficacy and safety data with second-generation anti-androgen agents in patients with non-metastatic CRPC at high risk for metastasis
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 online 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 online activity.
NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION
Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients with nmCRPC.
CNE Credits: 1.0 ANCC Contact Hour.
CNE ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
Ultimate Medical Academy/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.
DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT
In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, 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 an 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
Alicia K. Morgans, MD, MPH, reports that she has received consulting fees from Astellas, AstraZeneca, AAA, Janssen, Bayer, Lantheus, Myovant, Merck, Pfizer, Novartis, Sanofi, and Seagen; she has also been contracted for research with Astellas, Bayer, Myovant, Pfizer, and Sanofi.
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.
Douglas Cox, MSN, MHA, RN
Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM – Lead Nurse Planner
The reviewer of this activity has nothing to disclose.
Staff Planners and Managers
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.
- Douglas Cox, MSN, MHA, RN, UMA/CCM – LNP, has nothing to disclose.
- Christina Gallo, SVP, Educational Development for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
- Sylvia Hanna, MD, 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.
- Jessica McMullen, MPH, Program Manager for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
- Russie Allen, Accreditation and Outcomes Manager 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 this lecture, the faculty may mention the use of medications for both FDA-approved and non-approved indications.
METHOD OF PARTICIPATION
There are no fees for participating and receiving CME credit for this online activity. To receive CME/CNE credit participants must:
- Read the CME/CNE information and faculty disclosures.
- Participate in the online activity.
- Complete the online post-test and evaluation.
You will receive your certificate as a downloadable file.
Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are science based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to use 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.
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AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT
Staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs. Please contact Med Learning Group prior to participating at [email protected]
RELEASE DATE: October 06, 2022
EXPIRATION DATE: October 06, 2023
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