6th Annual Therapeutic Advances in Gastrointestinal Malignancies

The Center for Biomedical Continuing Education
Last Modified: January 23, 2008

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Conference Dates: March 14, 2008
Conference Location: Sunny Isles Beach, FL

Sponsoring Group: The Center for Biomedical Continuing Education

Conference Web Page URL: www.thecbce.com

Topics Covered: Educational Objectives After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to: 1. Discuss clinical trial data integrating antiangiogenic agents into chemotherapy regimens for the treatment of advanced CRC. 2. Evaluate recent clinical data regarding EGFR agents as single-agent treatments or as added components to standard therapeutic regimens, and examine the potential survival benefits this addition may confer to your patients with advanced CRC. 3. Explain how a genetic profile could aid in prospectively identifying the optimal chemotherapy treatment for your patients with CRC. 4. Evaluate the clinical trial data examining the use of adjuvant therapy for the treatment of early-stage GI malignancies. 5. Outline the key principles guiding the emerging paradigm shift toward a continuum of care for patients with CRC. 6. Assess current treatment options for non-CRC GI malignancies, based on the latest clinical trial data.

Conference Objectives: See Website

Who Should Attend: Community Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Oncology Nurses, Research Nurses/Coordinators, Pharmicists, Other Health Care Professionals

Conference Agenda: Posted on Website

Registration Information: Individuals can register on-line at www.thecbce.com

Conference Fees: See Website

Continuing Education: Yes


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