West Kendall Baptist Hospital – Scholarly Showcase: Molecular Targeted Therapy and Immunotherapy, the Advent of a New Era for the Practicing Physician

Miami, FL US
March 22, 2017

Molecular profiling may help meet the needs of predictive biomarkers in immunotherapeutic treatments.  Understanding newly identified mechanisms for cancer growth and the availability of clinical trials can positively affect the outcome of cancer patients.     

Target Audience

Hospitalists, Pulmonologists, Internists, Residents, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Pharmacists, Respiratory Therapists, Laboratory Technicians, Occupational Therapists and any other interested healthcare professionals. 

Learning Objectives

  • List newly identified mechanism for cancer growth.
  • Identify the availability of approved therapies for cancers that have produced a change in standard practice.
  • Assess clinical trials that can positively affect the outcome of cancer patients.   
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Laboratory Personnel
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.50 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 1.50 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
02/21/2017
Course expires: 
04/21/2017
Event starts: 
03/22/2017 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
03/22/2017 - 2:30pm
Rating: 
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West Kendall Baptist Hospital
9555 SW 162 Ave
West Wing Auditorium
Miami, FL 33196
United States

Miguel A. Villalona-Calero, M.D., FAAAS, FACP
Deputy Director and Chief Scientific Officer
Miami Cancer Institute
Miami, Florida

Dr. Villalona-Calero has indicated that neither he nor his spouse/ partner have relevant financial relationships to disclose and that his discussion will not include mention of investigational or
off-label usage.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
 

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Laboratory Personnel
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.50 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.50 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
  • 1.50 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/21/2017
Course expires: 
04/21/2017
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