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Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC, designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #16669, for 6.25 Contact Hours.

Acknowledgement of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by educational grants from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Sanofi Genzyme, and Astellas and Seattle Genetics.

ASCO Direct™ Highlights: Nashville, TN

ASCO Direct™ Highlights: Nashville, TN

June 29, 2019
Millennium Maxwell House Nashville
2025 Rosa L Parks Blvd
Nashville, TN


ASCO Direct™ Highlights has been developed to provide you with key practice-changing data from the premier clinical oncology event in North America. The top abstracts in solid tumors will be featured, including thoracic, breast, gastrointestinal, genitourinary, gynecologic, and dermatologic malignancies. The top abstracts presented in hematologic malignancies will also be discussed. In addition, extended time will be devoted to discussing the top abstracts from the overall meeting, including the plenary session.

This ASCO Direct™ Highlights program will take place in a single day to minimize your time away from clinical practice. Be sure to join us in June 2019 for this rapid recap of the most important findings in clinical oncology!

Benefits of Attending

By participating in this exciting program, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn about top practice-changing data in clinical oncology
  • Gain insights into advances in tumor testing to optimize therapy
  • Expand your knowledge of evolving therapeutic paradigms for patients with solid tumors or hematologic malignancies
  • Improve your ability to select therapeutic options based on patient and tumor characteristics

Acknowledgement of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by educational grants from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Sanofi Genzyme, and Astellas and Seattle Genetics.

Target Audience

This educational activity is directed toward medical oncologists, as well as surgical oncologists, nurses, and pathologists. Nurse Practitioners (NPs), Physician Assistants (PAs), pharmacists, researchers, and other healthcare professionals may also participate.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this activity, you should be better prepared to:

  • Examine how tumor testing strategies have been integrated into the study designs of recently reported clinical trials
  • Apply tumor characteristics to identify patients who may benefit from emerging strategies for the treatment of solid and liquid malignancies
  • Report recent clinical trial findings that have the potential to change clinical practices and optimize outcomes for patients with cancer
  • Place recent trial evidence in the context of evolving treatment paradigms for cancer management

Program Co-Chairs

Leora Horn, M.D., M.Sc.
Leora Horn, M.D., M.Sc.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Assistant Vice Chairman for Faculty Development
Director Thoracic Oncology Program
Nashville, TN
Melissa L. Johnson, MD
Melissa L. Johnson, MD
Associate Director, Lung Cancer Research
Sarah Cannon
Nashville, TN

Hotel Accommodations

Out of town attendees are encouraged to contact Millennium Maxwell House Hotel directly at 615 259 4343 or https://www.millenniumhotels.com/en/nashville/millennium-maxwell-house-hotel-nashville/#home to book a sleeping room. The current rate is $149/per night.


Registration fees include breakfast, breaks, receptions, and e-Syllabus materials.

2 Ways to Register

  1. Online: Click here.
  2. Phone: Please call +1-888-949-0045 or +1-609-378-3701 (credit cards only).

Physicians' Education Resource

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Suite 100
Cranbury, NJ 08512
Registration Fees
  Advanced On-Site
Physicians $199 $249
Fellows* $100 $149
Nurses, PAs, Other Health Care Professionals $100 $149
Industry** $399 $449
*FELLOWS registration must be accompanied by a letter from your director/chair stating current fellowship for discount. Cannot be combined with other discounts/coupon codes.

**INDUSTRY is defined by PER® as any person employed by a for-profit organization, including biotech, financial, and pharmaceutical.
For registration assistance, please email info@gotoper.com, or call +1-888-949-0045 or +1-609-378-3701.
A cancellation fee of 25% will be assessed on refunds requested prior to June 1, 2019, and a 50% fee on refunds requested on June 2, 2019, through June 15, 2019. No refunds will be made after 15, 2019. There is no charge for substitution. Substitutions can only be applied to the same conference and only 2 substitutions will be honored.
In the event of a meeting cancellation, full refunds will be processed within 30 days of the cancellation date.

Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC (PER®) fully complies with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please notify us in order to receive service: +1-609-378-3701.

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