Integrating Advances from Stage IV Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) into the Curative Setting - Enduring
Cancer care and its treatment is a fast-evolving environment. The advances in research have led to improvements in overall survival. This knowledge can lead to individualized and targeted treatments that lead to this improved survival, however, staying up to date with these advancements is a challenge in this fast-changing landscape. Providers in the community setting are typically seeing many different cancer types, which is hard to stay current on all. As it is a challenge for oncology providers to stay up to date, this activity seeks to bridge the gap by sharing these recent advances, which can lead to better patient outcomes.
AccessHope physicians, nurses, and patient navigators.
- Review current, established models for care in the curative setting of resectable and locally advanced unresectable Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC).
- Summarize recent advances that have introduced new management approaches in these settings.
- Identify current leading open questions and controversies in stage I-II NSCLC, along with some of the pivotal ongoing trials seeking to address these topics.
- Discuss possible barriers and biases which may impact patient care (i.e., race, ethnicity, language, gender identity/orientation, age, socioeconomic status, attitudes, feelings, or other characteristics).
This activity has been planned and implemented in strict compliance with the accreditation requirements, standards, and policies of the ACCME. City of Hope takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
As an accredited CME provider City of Hope requires everyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships. The ACCME defines "relevant financial relationships" as financial relationships in any amount, occurring within the past 24 months. Faculty presenters who are in a position to control the content of an educational activity must identify any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest by disclosing to the Department of CME all relevant financial relationships with any ineligible company, which is defined as any entity whose primary business is to produce, market , sell, re-sell or distribute healthcare products used by or on patients. To comply with more intense scrutiny by accreditation agencies, content whose faculty has disclosed any relevant financial relationships with an ineligible company, have been peer reviewed prior to presenting and any potential conflicts relative to the previous disclosure have been resolved.
Presenter: Dr. H. Jack West has indicated that he is a Consultant for Amgen, AstraZeneca, Genentech/Roche, Merck, Mirati, Regeneron, and Takeda; and is On the Speakers Bureau for Amgen, AstraZeneca, Merck, and Mirati.
Planner: Christina Batchelder, MSN, RN has indicated no relevant financial relationships.
The educational content has been peer-reviewed, an attestation on file and no conflicts were noted.
CME Committee/Reviewer Nothing to Disclose: Patricia Aoun, MD; Chandana Banerjee, MD; Daneng Li, MD; Anna Pawlowska, MD; Michael Rosenzweig, MD; Crystal Saavedra; Behrouz Salehian, MD; Gagandeep Singh, MD; Sepidah Shayani, PharmD; Shanmuga Subbiah, MD
City of Hope further encourages faculty/ authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.
The information and opinions presented in this activity do not constitute medical or legal advice. Health care providers must exercise their own professional judgment in their clinical practice, and when confronted with the issues discussed herein, should not substitute this curriculum for the advice of legal counsel or application of sound ethical principles.
Integrating Advances from Stage IV Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) into the Curative Setting - Enduring has received no commercial support.
ACCREDITATION STATEMENT: City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CREDIT DESIGNATION: City of Hope designates this enduring material 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.
The following credit type(s) are being offered for this course:
• AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 1.0
The following may apply AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for license renewal:
Registered Nurses: Nurses may report up to 1.0 credit hours toward the continuing education requirements for license renewal by their state Board of Registered Nurses (BRN). AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ may be noted on the license renewal application in lieu of a BRN provider number.
Physician Assistants: The National Commission on Certification of Physicians Assistants states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ accredited courses are acceptable for CME requirements for recertification.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
City of Hope designates this Integrating Advances from Stage IV Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) into the Curative Setting - Enduring for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ requirements. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.00 Attendance
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