Duke Debates 2015: Controversies in the Management of Patients with Hematologic Malignancies

Asheville, NC US
April 10, 2015 to April 12, 2015

Learning Objectives

  • Identify when to use radiation therapy for patients with DCIS, minimally invasive cancer and high risk gynecologic cancers.

  • Interpret the controversies and recommendations for radiation use in early stage Hodgkin Lymphoma and Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma.

  • Discuss modern radiation treatment planning principles aimed to provide more specific targeted radiation treatment.

  • Identify emerging data and recent advances in the treatment of patients with chronic leukemia

  • Identify emerging data and recent advances in the treatment of patients with hematologic malignancies

  • Identify when to use stem cell transplant in hematologic disorders in order to provide optimal care.

  • Identify the benefits of the different treatment options for the management hematology disorders

  • Identify molecular testing strategies and approaches to treatment of hematologic cancers

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 12.00 ACPE
  • 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 11.60 ANCC
  • 12.00 Attendance
Registration Opens: 
04/10/2015
Registration Expires: 
04/09/2017
Activity Starts: 
04/10/2015 - 1:20pm
Activity Ends: 
04/12/2015 - 11:10am
Grove Park Inn
290 Macon Avenue
Asheville, NC 28804
United States
Martha Lassiter
Doug Gladstone
Jennifer Frith
Charles Bolan, Jr.
Therese Henning
Tiffany Christensen
Carlos DeCastro
Mitchell Cairo
Arati Rao
Anand Sheeram Lagoo
Cristina Gasparetto
David Rizzieri
Joseph Moore
Ara Metjian
Gow Arepally
Thomas Ortel
Mitchell Horwitz
Richard Lopez
Danielle Brander
Louis Diehl
 

Available Credit

  • 12.00 ACPE
  • 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 11.60 ANCC
  • 12.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Registration Opens: 
04/10/2015
Registration Expires: 
04/09/2017
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