Modern Management of Advanced Pancreatic Cancer: Expert Guidance on Clinical Challenges

Gain expert guidance on the latest treatment of newly diagnosed and relapsed/refractory advanced pancreatic cancer in this 1-hour interactive meeting. Afterward, an associated downloadable slideset and 2 FAQ modules will be available on the CCO Web site to enhance the information presented at the live meetings.

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Agenda

Program Topics:

  • Diagnosis and staging considerations
  • Current therapeutic options for metastatic pancreatic cancer
  • Second-line agents for pancreatic cancer
  • Emerging agents for pancreatic cancer
  • Other signaling pathway targets in pancreatic cancer

Events

Date / Time
Event Details
5/20/2017
1:00 PM

Modern Management of Advanced Pancreatic Cancer: Expert Guidance on Clinical Challenges

Boise, ID
St. Lukes Mountain States Tumor Institute at Oxford Suites Details
5/25/2017
5:00 PM

Modern Management of Advanced Pancreatic Cancer: Expert Guidance on Clinical Challenges

Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center Details

Faculty

Program Director
Tanios S. Bekaii-Saab, MD

Co-Leader, GI Cancer Program
Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Mayo Clinic
Phoenix, Arizona

Program Director
Andrew Ko, MD

Professor, Department of Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California

Faculty
Thomas Cartwright, MD

Co-Chairman, US Oncology GI Research
US Oncology/Florida Cancer Affiliates
Ocala, Florida

Faculty
Elena Gabriela Chiorean, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Hematology-Oncology
Department of Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Faculty
Steven J. Cohen, MD

Associate Professor
Department of Hematology/Oncology
Chief, Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology
American Oncologic Hospital d/b/a The Hospital of Fox Chase Cancer Center
Medical Director
Hematology/Oncology
Fox Chase Cancer Center Partners
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Faculty
Bassel El-Rayes, MD

Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Research 
Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Associate Director for Clinical Research
Director of the Gastrointestinal Oncology Program
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia

Faculty
Milind Javle, MD

Professor, Tenure Track
Division of Cancer Medicine
Department of Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology
The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

Faculty
Dan Laheru, MD

Professor of Oncology
Ian T. MacMillan Professorship in Clinical Pancreatic Cancer Research
Co-Director, Gastrointestinal Cancer Program
Co-Director, Skip Viragh Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research and Clinical Care
Member, Miller-Coulson Academy of Clinical Excellence
The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Faculty
Andrea Wang-Gillam, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Medical Oncology Section
Oncology Division
Department of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
St Louis, Missouri

Faculty
Colin Weekes, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Pancreas Medical Oncology Program
Division of Medical Oncology
University of Colorado, Denver
Aurora, Colorado

CME

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to improve participants’ competence in treating patients with pancreatic cancer.

Target Audience
This program is intended for physicians, registered nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers who care for patients with pancreatic cancer.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Apply current guidelines and clinical findings to select individualized therapies for patients with newly diagnosed advanced pancreatic cancer
  • Plan treatment strategies for patients with advanced pancreatic cancer after progression on first-line systemic therapy based on available data and treatment guidelines
  • Manage disease-related and treatment-related symptoms for patients with advanced pancreatic cancer

Accreditation

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Clinical Care Options, LLC. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Continuing Education

Credit Designation
This educational activity for 1.0 contact hour is provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.

Accreditation Statement
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13485, for 1.0 contact hour.

A statement of credit will be issued only upon receipt of a completed activity evaluation form and will be emailed to you within 3 weeks.

Pharmacist Continuing Education
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Accreditation Statement
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Credit Designation
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Universal Activity Number - 0809-9999-17-454-L01-P

Type of Activity
Application

Upon receipt of the completed activity evaluation form, you will receive an email from the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine within 3 weeks with a link and directions to submit your credit to the NABP CPE Monitor Service.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control content will be disclosed to participants prior to the start of each activity.