CME Medical Grand Rounds ~ A Patient-Centered Approach to Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: New Perspect

EVENT DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Date:January 26, 2016

Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM (PT)

Location:Conference Room B

Event Is:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the currently available therapeutic interventions for CLL, including recently approved agents and available data on the therapeutic agents under development
  • Discuss the important role played by health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in the physical, social, and emotional wellbeing of patients with CLL and examples of the available instruments to evaluate HRQoL
  • Apply expert recommendations regarding psychosocial issues faced by patients and caregivers as well as the current evidence regarding the effectiveness of psychosocial interventions in practice

Presenters:Tanya Siddiqi, MD

ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

Objectives:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the currently available therapeutic interventions for CLL, including recently approved agents and available data on the therapeutic agents under development
  • Discuss the important role played by health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in the physical, social, and emotional wellbeing of patients with CLL and examples of the available instruments to evaluate HRQoL
  • Apply expert recommendations regarding psychosocial issues faced by patients and caregivers as well as the current evidence regarding the effectiveness of psychosocial interventions in practice

Who should attend:

Medical oncologists, hematologists, oncologist/hematologists, oncology nurses and nurse practitioners, social workers, and other healthcare professionals involved in the clinical and psychosocial management of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL).

Sponsor(s):Educational Grant from Genentech, Inc.

CME credits:1.0 AMA/PRA Category 1 Credit™ The City of Hope is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. City of Hope designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.TM

R.S.V.P.: First Come First Serve

Contact:

CME Department