Sixth Annual New Strategies in Breast Cancer Conference

Last Modified: November 6, 2005

Conference Dates: April 28-29, 2006
Conference Location: Philadelphia, PA

Sponsoring Group: The CBCE

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Topics Covered: After attending this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Evaluate the results of recent studies on molecular profiling of breast cancer, and consider how the use of such tools could identify at-risk patients and be used to determine the best treatment options for your patients with breast cancer.
  2. Assess the efficacy of neoadjuvant regimens recently tested in clinical trials for the treatment of breast cancer, and how these treatments may benefit patients with breast cancer.
  3. Discuss novel techniques in radiation therapy designed to optimize therapeutic dosage while minimizing the toxic effects in patients with breast cancer.
  4. State the appropriate uses and settings for supportive care agents in patients with breast cancer undergoing both chemotherapy and radiation therapy, in order to optimize patient quality of life.
  5. Evaluate the results of recent clinical trials investigating novel agents and regimens for the treatment of patients with advanced or metastatic breast cancer.

Conference Objectives:

Who Should Attend: Physicians, Nurses, and Advanced Practicioners

Registration Information: Please see website for more information.

Conference Fees: Please see website for further information

Continuing Education: Yes