MCI Multispecialty Grand Rounds – PARP Inhibition for Ovarian Cancer
Slow progress in improving the outcome of ovarian cancer with chemotherapy over the last decade has stimulated research into molecularly targeted therapy. Poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) inhibitors target DNA repair and are specifically active in cells that have impaired repair of DNA by the homologous recombination (HR) pathway.
Dr. Konner will discuss how the current practice is evolving and assist physicians in understanding the mechanism of PARP inhibition.
Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Hematology Oncologists, Radiation Therapists, General Surgeons, General Practitioners, Obstetrics and Gynecologists, Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Nurses, Patient Navigators and all other interested healthcare professionals.
- Summarize and explain the mechanism of PARP inhibition.
- Identify appropriate indications for PARP treatment use.
- Assess and manage associated toxicities.
Jason Konner, M.D.
Section Head for Ovarian Cancer
Gynecologic Medical Oncology Service
New York, New York and
Monmouth County, N.J.
Memorial Sloan Kettering
Jason Konner, M.D., indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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- 1.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
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