Key Studies in Lymphomas: CCO Independent Conference Highlights of the 2020 Virtual ASH Annual Meeting
  • CME

December 5-8, 2020; Online at https://www.hematology.org/meetings/annual-meeting
Review expert perspectives on the most clinically relevant data on indolent and aggressive lymphomas presented at the 2020 ASH annual meeting.
John M. Burke, MD
Jeff P. Sharman, MD
Physicians: maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Released: February 26, 2021 Expiration: February 25, 2022

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  • Apply recently presented data to clinical practice to expand treatment options and improve outcomes for patients with lymphomas
  • Plan therapeutic approaches for patients with lymphomas considering the latest data presented at ASH
  • Discuss new data on novel agents and therapeutic approaches for patients with lymphomas

  • Consider how new trial findings might affect treatment of patients with lymphomas in the future

Acknowledgements

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Supported by educational grants from
Amgen
AstraZeneca
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Epizyme Inc.
GlaxoSmithKline
Incyte Corporation
Janssen Biotech
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc.
Novartis
PharmaEssentia Corp.
Seattle Genetics
Takeda Oncology

Information on this Educational Activity

Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any relevant conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.

The faculty reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME/CE activity:

Faculty

John M. Burke, MD

Associate Chair
US Oncology Hematology Research Program
Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers
Aurora, Colorado

John M. Burke, MD, has disclosed that he has received consulting fees from AbbVie, Adaptive Biotechnologies, AstraZeneca, BeiGene, Epizyme, Kura, MorphoSys, Roche/Genentech, and Verastem and fees for non-CME/CE services from BeiGene and Seattle Genetics.
Jeff P. Sharman, MD

Medical Director
Hematology Research
US Oncology Research
Eugene, Oregon

Jeff P. Sharman, MD, has disclosed that he has received funds for research support from AbbVie, AstraZeneca, Genentech, Gilead Sciences, Pharmacyclics, and TG Therapeutics and consulting fees from AbbVie, AstraZeneca, Genentech, Pharmacyclics, and TG Therapeutics.

Staff

Ryan P. Topping, PhD

Scientific Director

Ryan P. Topping, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Gordon Kelley

Senior Clinical Editor

Gordon Kelley has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Timothy A. Quill, PhD

Associate Director, Scientific Services

Timothy Quill, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Kevin Obholz, PhD

Senior Director, Educational Strategy

Kevin Obholz, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Jason Everly, PharmD

Director, Program Development and Educational Impact

Jason J. Everly, PharmD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Jim Mortimer

Senior Director, Oncology Programs and Partnership Development

Jim Mortimer has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
June Wasserstrom

Director, CME Program Development

June Wasserstrom has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Krista Marcello

Associate Director, Educational Strategy

Krista Marcello has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.

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.

Target Audience

This program is intended for physicians and other healthcare professionals who care for patients with malignant or nonmalignant hematologic disorders.

Goal

The goal of this activity is to improve learners’ understanding of how to optimally apply recent practice-changing findings in the treatment of patients with malignant or nonmalignant hematologic disorders.

Accreditation

Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Credit Designation

CCO designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Program Medium

This program has been made available online.

Instructions for Credit

Participation in this self-study activity should be completed in approximately 1.0 hours. To successfully complete this activity and receive credit, participants must follow these steps during the period from February 26, 2021, through February 25, 2022:

1. Register online at http://www.clinicaloptions.com.
2. Read the target audience, learning objectives, and faculty disclosures.
3. Study the educational activity online or printed out.
4. Submit answers to the posttest questions and evaluation questions online.

You must receive a test score of at least 65% and respond to all evaluation questions to receive a certificate. After submitting the evaluation, you may access your online certificate by selecting the certificate link on the posttest confirmation page. Records of all CME/CE activities completed can be found on the "CME/CE Manager" page. There are no costs/fees for this activity.

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