Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation
Last Modified: October 8, 2010
Dates: November 19, 2010
Location: Chicago, IL
Sponsoring Group: Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation
Web Page URL: www.bearnecessities.org/Symposium/Index.html
Topics Covered: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Research
Objectives: Distinguish between differences in clinical approaches as they apply to cancer research. Identify new research techniques or information that participants can apply to his or her own research investigations. Address gaps in current knowledge of cancer research.
Agenda: See agenda and CME info here
Continuing Education: Yes
Dec 16, 2010 - The addition of ipilimumab to paclitaxel/carboplatin appears to result in superior progression-free survival in patients with stage IIIb/IV non-small-cell lung cancer compared with paclitaxel/carboplatin alone, according to research presented at the 2010 Chicago Multidisciplinary Symposium in Thoracic Oncology, held from Dec. 9 to 11.
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