24th Annual University of Chicago Developmental Therapeutics Symposium
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- State the effects of novel experimental agent usage from the National Cancer Institute and other sponsors;
- Cite the relevant pharmacology and biologic effects of novel anti-cancer agents through the use of blood and tissue samples as well as standard and novel imaging approaches;
- Identify how to assess patient suitability for participation in upcoming cancer clinical trials and projects;
- Discuss advances in the use of chemotherapy and other targeted therapies for cancer;
- Describe the rationale for and results of studies that include new targeted agents for the treatment of patients with advanced and rare diseases;
- Summarize how updated regulatory and data operations information can support clinical trial conduct as administrative systems evolve.
Agenda subject to change.
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Fred C. Buffett Professor of Medicine and Surgery
Chief, Section of Hematology/Oncology
Director, Genitourinary Oncology Program
Deputy Director, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Medicine
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