Clinical Pearls for Community-based Oncologists – What’s Driving Disease Progression in Patients with HER2-Positive Disease: ADC Therapy in NSCLC

Thursday, October 27, 2022

7:00PM – 8:00PM ET

Please note this TeleECHO program is 7:00PM Eastern, 6:00PM Central, 5:00PM Mountain and 4:00PM Pacific.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

This enduring activity has been designed to improve: knowledge of the new and emerging HER2-directed therapies in patients with advanced HER2-altered non-small cell lung cancer beyond the first-line; awareness of three mechanisms of HER2 activation that drive disease progression in NSCLC; and their ability to apply clinical practice guidelines to the patient care setting in the management of individuals with metastatic, HER2-positive NSCLC.

PRESENTING FACULTY

Julia K. Rotow, MD
Medical Oncologist
Lowe Center for Thoracic Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is intended for community-based medical oncologists, pathologists, and NPs/Pas who care for patients with non-small cell lung cancer.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

Upon the completion of this program, attendees should be able to:

  • Examine new and emerging ADC clinical data of HER2-directed therapies in patients with advanced HER2-altered non-small cell lung cancer beyond the first-line.
  • Classify the three mechanisms of HER2 activation that drive disease progression in NSCLC.
  • Summarize the application of clinical practice guidelines to the patient care setting in the management of individuals with metastatic, HER2-positive NSCLC cancer to optimize quality of life and minimize adverse event morbidity.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

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 NSCLC.

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 manufacturers of any commercial products and/or providers of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.

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.

DISCLAIMER

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.

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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 info@medlearninggroup.com

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