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This edition of Medical Crossfire® provides community oncologists with evidence-based perspectives on the rationale for current standards of care in soft tissue sarcoma (STS), clinical questions and challenges, and how to integrate optimal approaches into clinical practice. It is designed to update practitioners on advances in the field and focuses on the appropriate diagnosis of STS, multi-disciplinary management, use of new agents, and the value of appropriate referral to a sarcoma specialist under a collaborative-care model. Our program chair, George Demetri, MD, leads the program faculty, Mark Agulnik, MD, Shreyaskumar R. Patel, MD, and Richard F. Riedel in extensive panel discussions on 3 key topics. Throughout the activity, interactive online questions are posted to participants to assess their knowledge and facilitate self-assessment.
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Participants may immediately download a CME certificate upon completion of these steps.
This educational program is directed toward medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, and radiation oncologists in the treatment of soft tissue sarcoma. Nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment and management of patients with sarcoma will be invited to participate.
George D. Demetri, MD
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Director, Ludwig Center at Harvard
Director, Center for Sarcoma and Bone Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Disclosure: Grant/Research Support: Bayer, Novartis, Pfizer, Janssen Oncology; Consultant: Novartis, Pfizer, EMD Serono, Sanofi Oncology, Janssen Oncology, PharmaMar, Daiichi-Sankyo, Adaptimmune, Eisai, Blueprint Medicines, Kolltan Pharmaceuticals, Caris Life Sciences.
FacultyMark Agulnik, MD
Richard F. Riedel, MD
This CME activity may or may not discuss investigational, unapproved, or off-label uses of drugs. Participants are advised to consult prescribing information for any products discussed. The information provided in this CME activity is for continuing medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options for a specific patient’s medical condition.
The opinions expressed in the content are solely those of the individual faculty members and do not reflect those of Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC, or any of the companies that provided commercial support for this activity.
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