Physicians’ Education Resource in conjunction with Duke Oncology Network
Last Modified: May 20, 2010
Conference Dates: September 24-26, 2010
Conference Location: United States
Sponsoring Group: Physicians’ Education Resource in conjunction with Duke Oncology Network
Conference Web Page URL: www.cancerlearning.com/index.cfm/fuseaction/conference.showOverview/id/5/conference_id/545
Topics Covered: Topics to be included: Optimal management of patients with breast cancer New treatment options for prostate cancer Choice of therapy in renal cell carcinoma Emerging treatment strategies in indolent lymphoma Management of elderly patients with multiple myeloma Evolving standard of care in ovarian cancer Emerging treatment options in head and neck cancer Optimal management of lung cancer Changing management strategies in chronic myeloid leukemia Advances in treatment options for melanoma.
Conference Objectives: Designed to address clinical challenges and practical issues faced each day by community oncologists. The conference is intended to inform oncology professionals of the recent data on agents approved for and being evaluated in the most common tumor types, including breast, lung, genitourinary, gastrointestinal, gynecologic, and hematologic malignancies.
Who Should Attend: Medical oncologists and hematologists; surgical, and radiation oncologists, nurse practitioners and nurses practicing, Fellows, physician assistants, pharmacists, researchers, and other health care professionals interested in the treatment of cancer are also invited to attend.
Conference Agenda: Please see our website for Agenda
Conference Fees: Please see our website for current pricing
Continuing Education: Yes
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