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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 enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Acknowledgment of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc

Cancer Summaries and Commentaries™: Mid-Year Report on Advances in SCLC

Release Date: October 22, 2020
Expiration Date: October 22, 2021
Media: Internet - based

Activity Overview

This online activity is designed to update oncologists on data presented and published in 2020 on emerging treatment options in small cell lung cancer. Cancer Summaries and Commentaries™: Midyear Report on Advances in SCLC facilitates the critical assessment and clinical integration of new evidence, when appropriate. The activity reviews 4 reports in the management of small cell lung cancer. For each report, a text-based summary of the background, study design, key results, and conclusions is accompanied by expert perspectives that provide insight into how clinicians can apply these findings to their clinical practice to improve patient care.

Acknowledgement of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc

Instructions for This Activity and Receiving Credit

  • You will need to log in to participate in the activity.
  • Each presentation may contain an interactive question(s). You may move forward through the presentation; however, you may not go back to change answers or review audio files/content until you finish the presentation.
  • At the end of the activity, “Educational Content” will be available for your reference.
  • In order to receive a CME Certificate, you must complete the activity.
  • Complete the Posttest and the Evaluation, and then click on “Request for Credit.” You may immediately download a CME Certificate upon completion of these steps.

Target Audience

This educational activity is directed toward medical oncologists and fellows who treat patients with lung cancer. Surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, researchers, and other health care professionals interested in the treatment of lung cancer will be invited to participate.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Summarize key data from recent clinical trials concerning therapies for small cell lung cancer (SCLC)
  • Incorporate relevant clinical trial findings into the management of appropriate patients with SCLC
  • Discuss ongoing clinical trials investigating treatment efficacy and safety in patients with SCLC

Faculty, Staff, and Planners’ Disclosures

In accordance with ACCME Guidelines, PER® has identified and resolved all COI for faculty, staff, and planners prior to the start of this activity by using a multistep process.


Jacob Sands, MD
Jacob Sands, MD
Department of Thoracic Oncology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Instructor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Disclosures: Consultant: AstraZeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly and Company, Foundation Medicine, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Medtronic, Pharma Mar; Other: Merck.

The staff of Physicians' Education Resource®, LLC (PER®) have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Off-Label Disclosure and Disclaimer

This CME activity may or may not discuss investigational, unapproved, or off-label use 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 clinical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic or 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 PER® or the company that provided commercial support.

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