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This activity is supported by an educational grant from Sanofi Genzyme.
Release Date: June 30, 2018
Expiration Date: June 30, 2019
Media: Internet - based
This activity, Oncology Briefings™: Current Perspectives on Preventing and Managing Tumor Lysis Syndrome, developed in Physicians’ Education Resource, LLC, (PER®) established Oncology Briefings™ legacy format, is an online interactive monograph that provides an overview of recent data regarding the management of tumor lysis syndrome (TLS). This presentation features a national thought leader, Mitchell S. Cairo, MD, who provides key insights.
Instructions for This Activity and Receiving Credit
This educational initiative is directed toward medical oncologists and hematologists who treat patients with TLS. Nephrologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, researchers, fellows, and other healthcare professionals interested in the treatment and prevention of TLS are also invited to participate.
Upon completion of this activity, you should be better prepared to:
Mitchell S. Cairo, MD
Chief, Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation
Director, Children and Adolescent Cancer and Blood Diseases Center
Medical and Scientific Director, WMC Cellular and Tissue Engineering Laboratory
Medical Director, Westchester Medical Center Hematotherapy Program
Associate Chairman, Department of Pediatrics
Professor of Pediatrics, Medicine, Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology and Cell Biology & Anatomy
Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital
Westchester Medical Center
New York Medical College
New York, NY
Disclosure: Dr. Cairo has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
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