CME Presentations

NETs


Presentations


Speakers

  • Jonathan R. Strosberg, MD

    Jonathan R. Strosberg, MD

    Jonathan R. Strosberg, MD

    Professor

    Jonathan Strosberg, MD, is a professor at Moffitt Cancer Center and leads Moffitt’s Neuroendocrine Tumor Division and Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology Research Program in Tampa, Florida. He has published over 150 articles and book chapters on the diagnosis and management of neuroendocrine malignancies, including first-author publications in the New England Journal of Medicine and Journal of Clinical Oncology. Dr Strosberg is vice chair of the North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (NANETS), serves on the Neuroendocrine Guidelines Committee of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), on the Neuroendocrine Task Force of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and co-chairs the Neuroendocrine Tumor Section of Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG).
  • Al B. Benson III, MD, FACP, FASCO

    Al B. Benson III, MD, FACP, FASCO

    Al B. Benson III, MD, FACP, FASCO

    Professor of Medicine


CME Information

Patient Perspectives and Clinical Updates on Somatostatin Receptor-Positive Neuroendocrine Tumors

Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and PlatformQ Health Education, LLC working in collaboration with The Healing NET Foundation.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

Supported by educational grants from AAA (Advanced Accelerator Applications) and Ipsen.

TUITION

Complimentary

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JOINT ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and PlatformQ Health Education, LLC. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

LIVE CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ENDURING CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

DATE OF RELEASE/EXPIRATION

Live Activity

Monday, October 18, 2021, 1:00 – 2:00 PM EST

Enduring Material

October 18, 2021 – October 18, 2022.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
  • Summarize the clinical characteristics and key aspects of a diagnosis of GEP-NETs
  • Discuss the rationale for using somatostatin analogues and PRRTs
  • Evaluate practice-changing clinical-trial data on the efficacy and safety of somatostatin analogues and PRRT
  • Implement strategies to minimize adverse events and improve outcomes for patients with somatostatin-positive NETs
  • Optimize patient-centered management by integrating suggestions from real-world patient perspectives into treatments

TARGET AUDIENCE

The intended audience for this activity program are medical oncologists, endocrinologists, radiation oncologists, nuclear-medicine physicians and technologists, surgical oncologists, interventional radiologists, internists, nurses, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants managing patients with NETs.

ESTIMATED TIME TO COMPLETE

This activity should take approximately 1 hour to complete.

METHOD OF PARTICIPATION

There are no fees to participate in this activity. To participate in the activity, go to www.OMedLive.com or www.ClinicalSeriesLive.com. To receive credit, participants must (1) read the target audience, learning objectives, and disclosure statements, (2) complete the educational activity online, and (3) complete the post-test and activity evaluation. To receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, participants must receive a minimum score of 70% on the post-test.

HARDWARE/SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS

Participants will need a computer with a recent version of Adobe Flash installed, as well as an internet connection sufficient for streaming media.

DISCLOSURE OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality CME activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest. The faculty reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME activity:

FACULTY

Al B. Benson III, MD, FACP, FASCO
Professor of Medicine
Associate Director for Cooperative Groups
Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

Jonathan Strosberg, MD
Head, Neuroendocrine Section
Chair, GI Research Program
Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
Tampa, FL

DISCLOSURE OF UNAPPROVED/OFF LABEL USE (if applicable):

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.

The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.

DISCLAIMER:

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

CONTACT INFORMATION

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