Aparna Parikh, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Attending Oncologist Hematology and Oncology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Javier Morales, MD, FACP, FACE
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Vice President, Principal Clinical Trial Investigator
Advanced Internal Medicine Group
East Hills, NY
This enduring activity will help health care professionals better evaluate the potential for multi-cancer early detection technologies to improve cancer detection and therapeutic outcomes in cancer care; analyze the accuracy for application of multicancer early detection technologies and ongoing trials; and choose appropriate patient populations that may be candidates for screening with multicancer early detection technologies and ensure clinicians are ready to discuss the meaning of test results with patients.
This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of primary care physicians, internists, physician assistants, and pharmacists to ensure confidence in discussing multicancer early detection testing for population-based screening.
After completing this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Summarize the role of multicancer early detection technologies to improve cancer detection.
- Analyze the accuracy for application of multicancer early detection technologies and ongoing trials.
- Choose appropriate patient populations who may be candidates for screening with multicancer early detection technologies and ensure clinicians are ready to discuss the meaning of test results with patients.
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 enduring activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the enduring activity.
NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION
Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients who undergo screening for cancer.
CNE Credits: 1.5 ANCC Contact Hours
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 1.5 contact hours 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
Dr. Parikh reports the following financial relationships:
|Consultant/Advisor||AbbVie, Bayer, Biofidelity, Checkmate, Delcath, Eli Lilly, FMI, Guarant, Inivata, Pfizer, Natera, Pharmaceuticals, Seagen, Taiho|
|Research Funding to the Institution||BMS, Daiichi Sankyo, Genetech, Mirati, Natera, Novartis, PMV Pharmaceuticals, Plexxicon, PureTech, Takeda|
Dr. Morales reports the following financial relationships:
|Consultant||Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk, Zealand|
|Speakers Bureau||Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk, Zealand|
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.
- Christina Gallo, SVP, Educational Development for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
- Chris Drury, MA, MS, MBA, Medical Director for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
- Douglas Cox, MSN, MHA, RN, UMA/CCM – LNP, has nothing to disclose.
- Lauren Welch, MA, VP, Accreditation and Outcomes for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
- Aimee Meissner, Accreditation and Outcomes Coordinator for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
- Felecia Beachum, Program Manager for Med Learning Group, has nothing to disclose.
- Naomi De Brito, Program Coordinator 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 nonapproved indications.
METHOD OF PARTICIPATION
There are no fees for participating and receiving CME/CNE credit for this enduring activity. To receive CME/CNE credit participants must:
- Read the CME/CNE information and faculty disclosures
- Participate in the enduring activity.
- Submit the evaluation form to the Med Learning Group
You will receive your certification 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 skills 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 05, 2022
EXPIRATION DATE: October 05, 2023
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