Scripps Cancer Center’s 31st Annual Conference: Clinical Hematology and Oncology

Venue: Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine

Location: La Jolla, California, United States

Event Date/Time: Feb 19, 2011 End Date/Time: Feb 22, 2011
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Educational Objectives
After participating in this course, the attendee should be able to:
o Describe the clinical and molecular facets of pathogenesis, diagnostic approaches and therapeutic modalities available for various hematologic disorders.
o Select and apply the changing approaches to hematologic malignancies, particularly as they relate to evidence-based standards of care, including innovations in diagnosis and treatment.
o Choose new therapeutic options for the treatment of a number of common malignancies; understanding appropriate indications and contraindications to these therapeutic approaches.
o Integrate the evolving approaches to breast cancer from both a diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic perspective.
o Apply practical expertise gained from the clinical situations discussed in the workshop sessions with an emphasis on data-based approaches to patients with common but serious hematologic conditions.

Target Audience
- Hematologists/Oncologists - Internists
- Medical Oncologists - Nurse Practitioners
- Surgeons - Physician Assistants
- Radiation Oncologists - Nurses and others desiring an update in these specialty areas


Additional Information

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