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Evolving Clinical Considerations for Breast Cancer Brain Metastases: Expert Case Discussions
  • CME
  • MOC

Credits Available
Physicians: maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
ABIM MOC: maximum of 1.25 Medical Knowledge MOC point(s)
Released: January 22, 2021 Expiration: January 21, 2022
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Provided by Clinical Care Options, LLC

Clinical Care Options, LLC
12001 Sunrise Valley Drive
Suite 300
Reston, VA

Sophia Kelley
(203)-316-2125
skelley@clinicaloptions.com
www.clinicaloptions.com

Supported by educational grants from
Genentech, a member of the Roche Group
Puma Biotechnology, Inc.
Ruth O'Regan, MD
Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
  • Discuss the risk factors associated with CNS metastases in patients with breast cancer
  • Evaluate available and emerging clinical data on the use of systemic therapies to treat breast cancer brain metastases
  • Incorporate expert consensus and guideline recommendations into practice taking a multidisciplinary team approach to treatment
  • Integrate new therapeutic approaches into clinical practice for patients with brain metastases from breast cancer based on individual patient and tumor characteristics

Information on this Educational Activity

Faculty

Ruth O'Regan, MD

Professor
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Department of Medicine
UW School of Medicine and Public Health
UW Carbone Cancer Center
University of Wisconsin–Madison
Madison, Wisconsin

Ruth O’Regan, MD, has disclosed that she has received funds for research support from Novartis, Pfizer, Puma, and Seattle Genetics and consulting fees from Biotheranostics, Cyclacel, MacroGenics, Novartis, Pfizer, Puma, and Seattle Genetics.
Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP

Medical Director
West Cancer Center and Research Institute
Germantown, Tennessee
Chief Medical Director
One Oncology
Memphis, Tennessee

Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP, has disclosed that he has received funds for research support from Amgen and consulting fees from Amgen, AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Genentech/Roche, Genomic Health, Helsinn, Myriad, Napo, Pfizer, and Spectrum and other financial support from Bayer.

Staff

Rachael M. Andrie, PhD

Scientific Director

Rachael Andrie, 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 A. Quill, PhD, has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.
Kevin Obholz, PhD

Senior Director, Educational Strategy

Kevin Obholz, PhD, has no real or apparent conflicts of interest to report.
June Wasserstrom

Director, CME Program Development

June Wasserstrom has no relevant conflicts of interest to report.

Target Audience

This program is intended for oncologists and other clinicians involved in the management of metastatic breast cancer patients with CNS metastases.

Goal

The goal of this activity is to improve the competence and performance of learners to apply practice-changing clinical data and expert recommendations regarding the treatment of patients with metastatic breast cancer and CNS metastases.

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 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Board of Internal Medicine Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.25 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Program Medium

This program has been made available online.

Instructions for Credit

Participation in this self-study activity should be completed in approximately 1.25 hours. To successfully complete this activity and receive credit, participants must follow these steps during the period from January 22, 2021, through January 21, 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 70% 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.

Overview + Surgery and Local Radiation Therapy for Managing BCBM
  • CME
  • MOC

Ruth O'Regan, MD
Lee Schwartzberg, MD, FACP
Physicians: maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
ABIM MOC: maximum of 1.25 Medical Knowledge MOC point(s)
Released: January 22, 2021 Expiration: January 21, 2022

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Provided by Clinical Care Options, LLC

Clinical Care Options, LLC
12001 Sunrise Valley Drive
Suite 300
Reston, VA

Sophia Kelley
(203)-316-2125
skelley@clinicaloptions.com
www.clinicaloptions.com

Supported by educational grants from
Genentech, a member of the Roche Group
Puma Biotechnology, Inc.

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