Radiation Oncology Grand Rounds – Immuno-Oncology and Post RT Abscopal Response: Potential Synergism or Just Hype

Miami, FL US
November 16, 2018

Dr. Khan will help participants understand that radiation has immunological effects and many variables are being studied in current clinical trials, such as timing of radiation, dose of radiation, fractionation, etc.  There is some, early data, regarding potentially safety and efficacy, which will be highlighted during the conference.

Target Audience

Radiation Oncologists, Medical Oncologists, Oncology Surgeons and Radiologists

NOTE: Due to limited space, this conference is open to Baptist Health affiliated Medical Staff and Clinical Employees.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the immunological effects that radiation has, which can be exploited in combination with emerging immunotherapy agents. 
  • Describe the timing of radiation and immune-checkpoint inhibitors are important in improving outcomes in patients, as established in early preclinical models and some early patient outcome series.
 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
10/08/2018
Course expires: 
11/23/2018
Event starts: 
11/16/2018 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
11/16/2018 - 1:00pm
Rating: 
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Miami Cancer Institute
8900 N. Kendall Dr
Radiation Oncology Conference Room 1 N 612
Miami, FL 33176
United States

Mohammad K Khan, M.D., Ph.D. FACRO
Associate Professor
Director, Medical Student and Radiation Immuno-Oncology
Co-Leader, Immuno-Oncology
Department of Radiation Oncology
Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University SOM.

Mohammad K Khan, M.D., Ph.D. FACRO, indicated that neither he has received grant/research support form Merck .  He will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).

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Michael Chuong, M.D.
Conference Director

Dr. Chuong is a consultant with QuantiaMD.  He will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his discussions.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour, CE Broker Course #20-621028, by the Florida Boards of Medicine and Osteopathic Medicine and by the Florida Council of Physician Assistants.

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit hour for Nurses and Nurse Practitioners, Respiratory Therapists and Occupational Therapists. Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.
 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/08/2018
Course expires: 
11/23/2018
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NOTE: Due to limited space, this conference is open to Baptist Health affiliated Medical Staff and Clinical Employees.

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