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Breast Cancer Update

Aired on 2.17.2021
FREE
Breast Cancer Update CME

This review course will summarize highlights from the national meetings, with a focus on the clinical implications of the new information presented at these meetings.

February 17, 2021, 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm EST

Description

This review course will summarize highlights from the national meetings, with a focus on the clinical implications of the new information presented at these meetings.

Medical oncologists, breast surgeons, radiation oncologists, women's health, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, residents and fellows and other health care providers with an interest in the management of patients with breast cancer should attend this course.

Faculty

Faculty

Jame Abraham, MD

G Thomas Budd, MD

Eleanor Harris, MD

Megan Kruse, MD

James Martin, MD

Megan Miller, MD

Halle Moore, MD

Erin Roesch, MD

Agenda

1:00 pm - 1:05 pm
Welcome/Introduction
1:05 pm - 1:30 pm
Advances in Hormonal Therapy
1:30 pm - 1:55 pm
Breast Cancer Prevention and Survivorship
1:55 pm - 2:20 pm
Radiation Oncology Update
2:20 pm - 2:45 pm
Triple-Negative Breast Cancer and Immunotherapy
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Panel Discussion
3:00 pm - 3:10 pm
Break
3:10 pm - 3:35 pm
Surgical Update
3:35 pm - 4:00 pm
Biomarkers, Predictive and Prognostic Models, and Innovation
4:00 pm - 4:25 pm
Biology and Treatment of HER2+ Breast Cancer
4:25 pm - 4:40 pm
Panel Discussion
4:40 pm - 4:45 pm
Wrap Up

Objectives

  • Summarize information relevant to the surgical management of breast cancer.
  • Review current information on the hormonal management of breast cancer.
  • Discuss novel targets in the therapy of breast cancer and their clinical implications including the role of conventional chemotherapy and of novel combinations involving conventional chemotherapy.
  • Identify emerging radiation techniques and the status of these techniques in the care of patients with breast cancer.
  • Review current risk prediction methods and prevention strategies.

Disclosures and Accreditation Statement

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association for Category 2 credit.

The Ohio Board of Nursing will accept at face value the number of contact hours awarded for an educational activity that has been approved for CE by a nationally accredited system of CE approval.

Nurses are able to obtain CE that has been approved or provided by a nationally recognized accreditation system of continuing education.

Examples include:

  • The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • TheAccreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)
  • The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET)