Review and Interpretation of the 2017 ASCO Meeting


Date & Location
Friday, July 21, 2017 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM   Hine Hall (IP), Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

Specialties
Hematology/Oncology

Overview
Designed for medical oncologists, surgeons, oncology nurses, and oncology pharmacists, this program
will provide the participants with the latest information available as presented at the 2017 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Meeting, a highly valued conference which focuses on the latest research findings in the treatment of cancer. Eleven of the IUSM’s Oncology/Hematology faculty members will provide participants with their analysis of the more clinically applicable presentations
at this year’s ASCO meeting.

Objectives
  1. Recall and describe the newest developments in the treatment of a variety of solid tumors, including breast cancer, lung cancer, gastrointestinal (GI) cancers, Genitourinary (GU) cancers, malignant melanoma, head/neck cancer, sarcoma and CNS malignancies
  2. Recognize and explain the newest developments in the treatment of a variety of hematologic malignancies
  3. Integrate multimodality treatment strategies, including radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and targeted therapy, into the management of patients with lung cancer
  4. Based on the most up-to-date treatments described in learning sessions, incorporate new knowledge about therapies of solid tumors and hematologic malignancies into their clinical practice

Registration
Online registration is now closed, please register at the door after Tuesday, July 18.

Accreditation

The Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Indiana University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact the CME office at 317-274-0104 or cme@iu.edu. One week advance notice will allow us to provide seamless access. Please ensure to specify the accommodations you need in order to participate.