Making it Personal: Taking an Individualized Approach to the Treatment of Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma (PTCL)


September 18th, 2019 - September 18th, 2020

Overview

This webcast will educate physician assistants, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and nurses about new therapies for patients with Peripheral T-cell Lymphomas (PTCL), both in the first-line setting and for patients with relapsed disease.  This activity will enable learners to understand the differential workup for diagnosis and classification of PTCL subtypes, the current therapies for front line and for relapsed or refractory disease, and the latest research and data for the treatment of PTCL.  

Target Audience
This CME initiative will target oncology nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, and nurse specialists working in all phases of oncology care.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Outline the diagnostic workup necessary to make a diagnosis and classification of PTCL subtypes
  • Identify current treatment options for managing patients with initial and relapsing PTCL
  • Review emerging therapies and the latest clinical trial data for the treatment of PTCL

Activity Launch Date - 9/18/2019
Expiration Date - 9/18/2020


Supporter Acknowledgment Statement
This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Verastem Oncology.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. 
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners.  Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.


Disclaimer
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient's conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer's product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

Statement of Independence
Horizon CME educational activities are developed and conducted in accordance with the ACCME's Essential Areas and Policies.  It is the mission of Horizon CME to develop and present educational activities that are timely, fair balanced, scientifically rigorous, and that serve to improve patient outcomes.  To that end, we welcome comments about how to better serve your needs.

Copyright Information
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