Miami Cancer Institute Multispecialty Grand Rounds –Pediatric Radiation Oncology: Neuroblastoma
Most children with neuroblastoma will not need radiation therapy. It is most common for radiation to be used in children with high-risk neuroblastoma after stem cell transplant.
During this grand rounds lecture, Dr. Haas-Kogan will assess whether a radiation boost is appropriate for the treatment of high-risk neuroblastoma.
Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Hematology Oncologists, Radiation Therapists, General Surgeons, General Practitioners, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Respiratory Therapists, Patient Navigators and all other interested healthcare professionals.
- Assess whether prophylactic nodal radiation is appropriate for the treatment of high-risk neuroblastoma.
- Identify whether a radiotherapy boost is appropriate for the treatment of high-risk neuroblastoma.
- Implement and understand the role of 131I-MIBG therapy for the treatment of high-risk neuroblastoma and which agents does data indicate should be combined with 131I-MIBG.
Daphne Haas-Kogan, M.D.
Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology
Willem and Corrie Hees Family Professor of Radiation Oncology
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Boston Children’s Hospital
Harvard Medical School
Daphne Haas-Kogan, M.D., indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in her presentation or discussion.
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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