Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Last Modified: August 4, 2006
Conference Dates: October 28-29, 2006
Conference Location: Braselton, GA
Sponsoring Group: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Conference Web Page URL: www.thecbce.com
Topics Covered: An increased understanding of the biology and etiology of cancer has resulted in an improved ability to design therapeutic regimens. Rationally designed therapeutics, including targeted agents, modified dosing strategies, and strategic combinations of agents and therapeutic modalities, have led to improved survival without significant increases in treatment-related toxicities. This conference will update attendees on recent advances in the treatment of cancer, including a review of the biology of specific tumor types and currently available data from emerging clinical trials.
Conference Objectives: Please see www.thecbce.com for further details
Who Should Attend: This activity is designed for community oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, oncology nurses, research nurses/coordinators, and other health care professionals interested in the treatment of patients with cancer.
Conference Agenda: Please see www.thecbce.com for further details.
Registration Information: Please see www.thecbce.com for further details.
Conference Fees: Please see www.thecbce.com for further details
Continuing Education: Yes
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