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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 1.5 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 educational grants from AstraZeneca; Merck & Co, Inc; and Tesaro, a GSK company.

Ovarian Cancer Tumor Board: Leveraging Evolving Data Sets on PARP Inhibitors in Ovarian Cancer to Inform Treatment Decision-Making

Release Date: June 5, 2020
Expiration Date: June 5, 2021

Activity Overview

This online, on-demand virtual symposium brings together renowned experts in ovarian cancer treatment and clinical research for an in-depth mock tumor board that will assess the clinical impact of recent and emerging trial data for PARP inhibitors in ovarian cancer treatment. A series of case presentations will be presented, with clinical trial data tightly integrated to illuminate frontline, later-line, and maintenance therapy, as well as sequencing and switching, throughout the ovarian cancer treatment paradigm. Adverse events and management will be educationally tied to case presentations. Future directions in the field will also be addressed, with discussion on how recent developments and highly anticipated trials may shape care. This educational activity is an archive of a live virtual symposium held May 19, 2020.

Acknowledgment of Commercial Support

This activity is supported by educational grants from AstraZeneca; Merck & Co, Inc; and Tesaro, a GSK company.

Instructions for This Activity and Receiving Credit

  1. Complete the activity (including pre- and post-activity assessments).
  2. Answer the evaluation questions.
  3. Request credit using the drop-down menu.

You may immediately download your certificate.

Target Audience

This educational program is directed toward all medical oncologists, pathologists, radiation oncologists, and surgical oncologists who treat patients with ovarian cancer. Other oncology professionals who have an interest in the treatment of ovarian cancer, such as obstetricians/gynecologists, nurses, physician assistants, fellows, and residents, are also invited to participate.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Analyze evidence related to molecular testing and its application in selection of therapy for patients with ovarian cancer.
  • Understand and apply key findings from clinical trials to specific clinical cases reflective of ovarian cancer cases encountered in clinical practice.
  • Evaluate emerging therapeutic approaches, including combination approaches, and their appropriateness for specific populations of patients with ovarian cancer.
  • Summarize strategies for recognition and management of adverse events associated with specific treatments for ovarian cancer.

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.


Susana M. Campos, MD, MPH
Susana M. Campos, MD, MPH
Institute Physician
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Disclosures: Grant Research Support: Tesaro (clinical trial); Consultant: Clovis Oncology, Eisai, Mersano, Tesaro.

Don S. Dizon, MD, FACP, FASCO
Don S. Dizon, MD, FACP, FASCO
Professor of Medicine
Brown University
Director, Women’s Cancers
Lifespan Cancer Institute
Director, Medical Oncology
Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, RI

Disclosures: Grant Research Support: Bristol Myers Squibb (Nivo/Ipi), Kazia (Cantrixil), Tesaro (institutional support for the FIRST trial); Consultant: data safety monitoring boards for AstraZeneca, Clovis Oncology, Regeneron, Tesaro.

Kathleen Moore, MD
Kathleen Moore, MD
Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Oklahoma City, OK

Disclosures: Grant Research Support: Eli Lilly and Company, Merck, PTC Therapeutics; Consultant: Aravive, AstraZeneca, Clovis Oncology, Eisai, Genentech/Roche, GSK/Tesaro, ImmunoGen, Merck, Tarveda, Vavotar.

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

Off-Label Disclosure and Disclaimer

This activity may or may not discuss investigational, unapproved, or off-label use of drugs. Learners are advised to consult prescribing information for any products discussed. The information provided in this accredited activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent clinical judgment of a healthcare professional relative to diagnostic, treatment, or management 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 any company that provided commercial support for this activity.

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