Personalized Diagnostics: Bringing Precision Gene Testing to Your Clinic

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and Abramson Cancer Center
Last Modified: January 13, 2014

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Dates: April 3, 2014
Location: Smilow Center for Translational Research

Sponsoring Group: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and Abramson Cancer Center

Web Page URL: www.penncancer.org/CME/PD

Topics Covered: Personalized Dx and Rx; Leukemia; Technology and Competing Platforms; Clinical Trials; Lung and Other Solid Tumors; Melanoma

Objectives: Describe advances in genome sequencing for cancer; Explain the advantages of cancer gene panels; Review clinical applications of cancer gene panel sequencing for lung, melanoma, and leukemia

Who Should Attend: This course is designed for medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists; hematologists; pathologists; hematology/oncology fellows; oncology nurses; and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients with leukemia, melanoma, and lung cancer.

Registration Information: For more information, or to register, please contact Mary Graham at grahamm@mail.med.upenn.edu

Fees: $125 Practicing Physicians; $75 Non-Penn Resident, Fellow, Nurse, and other Healthcare Professionals; $50 Faculty, Staff, Resident, Fellow and/or Student of the University of Pennsylvania

Continuing Education: Yes

Audience: HCP