4th Annual Breast Cancer Symposium OPENING DOORS: Lab to Clinic to Patient
After completing this activity, participants will be able to:
- Review the recent developments in breast surgical approaches including upfront and after neoadjuvant chemotherapy;
- Explain the rationale for reconstruction options post neoadjuvant chemotherapy and radiation therapy;
- Discuss updates in breast cancer imaging for earlier detection;
- Identify therapeutic advances in early and advanced hormone receptor-positive, HER2 neu overexpressing, and triple-negative breast cancer;
- Review the advances in radiation therapy and outcomes including short-course radiation therapy and de-escalation;
- Describe the management of HER2 positive early breast cancer in the older patient;
- Review the treatment of early-stage inherited breast cancer;
- Identify the new and emerging systemic treatment options for breast cancer brain metastases beyond surgery and radiotherapy;
- Describe molecular profiling for metastatic breast cancer management;
- Explain the mechanism of action and rationale for immunotherapy.
Learners can attend this conference in person or virtually.
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The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
Breast Cancer Medicine
New York Oncology Hematology
Albany, New York
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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and New York Oncology Hematology, PC, and in collaboration with my myMedEd, Inc. The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University Of Chicago Pritzker School Of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.