Fifth Annual California Cancer Consortium: Recent Advances and New Directions in Cancer Therapy
The Center for Biomedical Continuing Education (CBCE)
Last Modified: January 29, 2006
Conference Dates: March 24-26, 2006
Conference Location: The Fairmont San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Sponsoring Group: The Center for Biomedical Continuing Education (CBCE)
Conference Web Page URL: www.thecbce.com/currentactivities.asp
Topics Covered: After participating in this educational activity, physicians should be able to:
- Identify signaling pathways that are involved in the growth and metastases of many individual tumor types, and identify specific opportunities for therapeutic intervention.
- Describe the science of pharmacogenomics and relate this understanding to the management of your patients with cancer.
- Based on recent clinical trials, assess the efficacy of novel therapeutic strategies in the treatment of your patients with cancer.
- Discuss the rationale and efficacy of combination therapies, including the incorporation of targeted agents into standard chemotherapy regimens and combinations of multiple targeted agents.
Conference Objectives: Please see website for further information
Who Should Attend: Medical oncologists, nurses, and other health care professionals interested in the treatment of cancer
Conference Agenda: Please see website for full agenda.
Registration Information: Please see website for full registration information.
Conference Fees: Please see website for further registration information
Continuing Education: Yes