CLL-SLL/MTT Episode 3 - Help Your Patients Navigate Risk-benefit Assessment, Choose the Best Therapy for Them, and Mitigate TEAEs

Estimated Time
30 minutes

Release Date
Dec 01, 2022

Expiration Date
Dec 14, 2023

ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION
In the advent of novel targeted therapies for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia/small lymphocytic lymphoma (CLL/SLL), clinicians must consider the potential of adverse events (AEs) that can affect patient outcomes. In the last episode of the 3-part educational series First-line Treatment of CLL/SLL: New Data and Practical Strategies for Practice Improvement, our expert faculty will engage in an interactive discussion on AE-management to promote optimal treatment-decision making for clinicians. In addition, learn tips to on how to counsel your patients on monitoring their symptoms to support timely and effective care.

Speakers

Accreditation and Disclosure Information

TARGET AUDIENCE
This CE activity is intended for hematologic oncology clinicians including physicians, fellows, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician associates, and pharmacists who provide care for individuals with CLL and SLL.
 
EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
After completing this CE activity, the participant should be better able to:
  • Identify the most common and serious adverse events (AEs) that emerge during treatment with targeted therapies and combination regimens including negative outcomes associated with mutations in black patients
  • Plan strategies to mitigate treatment-emergent AEs most troublesome for patients
  • Engage patients of all backgrounds and ethnicities in discussion of the risks of AEs relative to treatment outcomes
     
ACCREDITATION, SUPPORT AND CREDIT
In support of improving patient care, Medical Learning Institute, Inc. 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.
 
 
Physician Continuing Medical Education
Medical Learning Institute, Inc. (MLI) designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Nursing Continuing Professional Development
Successful completion of this nursing continuing professional development activity will be awarded 0.5 contact hour and 0.5 contact hour in the area of pharmacology.
 
Continuing Pharmacy Education
Medical Learning Institute, Inc. designates this continuing education activity for 0.5 contact hour (0.05 CEU) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.
 
Universal Activity Number:  JA0007322-0000-22-124-H01-P
Type of Activity: Knowledge 
 
AAPA Credit Designation Statement
Medical Learning Institute, Inc. has been authorize by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 0.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. Approval is valid until December 14, 2023. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.
 
Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) Statement
This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 0.5 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.
 
 
 
SUPPORT STATMENT
Supported by educational grants from Genentech, a member of the Roche Group and Pharmacyclics LLC, an AbbVie Company and Janssen Biotech, Inc., administered by Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC.
 
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FACULTY DISCLOSURES
Planner/Presenter
Sanjay Juneja, MD                        
Hematology, Medical Oncology
Chief of Oncology Line
Baton Rouge General  Hospital
Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Advisory Board/Consultant: Daiichi Sankyo and Guardant 360
Speakers’ Bureau:  AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, Daiichi Sankyo, Guardant 360, Merck & Co., Inc. and Tempus
Stock Ownership: Phenomune and xCures
Independent Contractor: xCures
 
Planner/Presenter
Nicole Lamanna, MD
Associate Attending, Leukemia Service
Director of the Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Program
Hematologic Malignancies Section
Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center
New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY
 
Advisory Board/Consultant: AbbVie, AstraZeneca, BeiGene, Eli Lilly/Loxo, Genentech, Janssen, and Pharmacyclics
Research Grant: AbbVie, AstraZeneca, BeiGene, Eli Lilly/Loxo, Genentech, Octapharma, Oncternal Therapeutics, MingSight, and TG Therapeutics
 
Planner/Presenter
Raajit K. Rampal, MD, PhD
Associate Attending Physician
Leukemia Service                  
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center  
New York, NY
 
Advisory Board/Consultant for: AbbVie, Blueprint Medicines, Celgene/Bristol Myers Squibb, Constellation, CTI BioPharma, Disc Medicine, Galecto, Incyte, Novartis, Pharmaessentia, Promedior, Servier, Sierra Oncology/GlaxoSmithKline, Stemline, and Sumitomo Dainippon
Research Grant for: Constellation, Incyte, Ryvu, Stemline, Zentalis
 
Planner/Presenter
Christina Russomanno, MSN, RN, NP-C
Medical Oncology, Nurse Practitioner
Columbia University
Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center
New York, NY
 
Advisory Board/Consultant for: AbbVie,
 
All of the relevant financial relationships of individuals for this activity have been mitigated.
 
PLANNING COMMITTEE AND CONTENT/PEER REVIEWERS
The planners and content/peer reviewers from Medical Learning Institute, Inc., do not have any relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies.
 
DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE
This educational activity may contain discussions of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this CE activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. The opinions expressed in the CE activity are those of the presenters 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 CE 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 CE 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.
 
METHOD OF PARTICIPATION
There are no fees for participating in or receiving credit for this CE activity. In order to receive credit, learners must participate in the entire CE activity, complete the post-test and activity evaluation form and your certificate of credit will be generated. A passing score of 70% or higher is needed to obtain credit.
 
For information on applicability and acceptance of continuing education credit for this activity, please consult your professional licensing board.
 
If you have questions regarding your certificate, please contact Mary Vu via email at mvu@mlieducation.org
 
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