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Cancer Conference Update: What Happened at the 2020 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium® — HER2-Positive Breast Cancer (Session 1) (Webinar Audio Proceedings)
Released April 2021

Proceedings from the first of 2 sessions on HER2-positive breast cancer. Featuring perspectives from Dr Erika Hamilton. (Audio Program)

CE Disclosures and Faculty Information

  • TARGET AUDIENCE
    These activities are intended for medical oncologists, breast cancer surgeons, radiation oncologists and other healthcare professionals involved in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer.

    LEARNING OBJECTIVES

    • Appreciate the key clinical variables that affect the use of preoperative therapy and the selection of therapeutic regimens for patients with HER2-overexpressing localized breast cancer, and integrate this information into treatment decision-making.
    • Apply available research evidence to individualize the selection and use of adjuvant systemic therapy for patients with HER2-positive localized breast cancer who received neoadjuvant treatment.
    • Evaluate published research data to guide the selection and duration of adjuvant and/or extended-adjuvant therapy for patients with HER2-overexpressing localized breast cancer.
    • Implement a long-term clinical plan for the management of advanced HER2-positive breast cancer, incorporating existing and recently approved targeted agents and regimens.
    • Design an optimal approach to the clinical care of patients with HER2-positive breast cancer and CNS metastases, considering the implications of prior therapeutic exposure, symptomatology and other factors.
    • Recognize common and rare side effects associated with approved and investigational anti-HER2 agents, and use this information to develop supportive management plans for patients undergoing treatment for HER2-positive breast cancer.

    ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
    Research To Practice is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
    Audio Program: Research To Practice designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Video Program: Research To Practice designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    AMERICAN BOARD OF INTERNAL MEDICINE (ABIM) — MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION (MOC)
    Successful completion of these CME activities, which includes participation in the evaluation components and short post-tests, enables the participant to earn up to 1.75 (audio) and 1.25 (video) Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for each activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

    Please note, these programs have been specifically designed for the following ABIM specialty: medical oncology.

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    HOW TO USE THIS CME ACTIVITY
    Audio Program: This CME activity consists of an audio component. To receive credit, the participant should review the CME information, listen to the MP3s, review the downloadable slide set, complete the Post-test with a score of 100% and fill out the Educational Assessment and Credit Form located at ResearchToPractice.com/SanAntonioBC21/HER2/MTP1/CME. The corresponding video program is available as an alternative at ResearchToPractice.com/SanAntonioBC21/HER2/MTP1/Video.

    Video Program: This CME activity consists of a video component. To receive credit, the participant should review the CME information, watch the video, complete the Post-test with a score of 100% and fill out the Educational Assessment and Credit Form located at ResearchToPractice.com/SanAntonioBC21/HER2/MTP1/Video/CME. The corresponding audio program is available as an alternative at ResearchToPractice.com/SanAntonioBC21/HER2/MTP1.

    CONTENT VALIDATION AND DISCLOSURES
    Research To Practice (RTP) is committed to providing its participants with high-quality, unbiased and state-of-the-art education. We assess conflicts of interest with faculty, planners and managers of CME activities. Conflicts of interest are identified and resolved through a conflict of interest resolution process. In addition, all activity content is reviewed by both a member of the RTP scientific staff and an external, independent physician reviewer for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies referenced and patient care recommendations.

    FACULTY — The following faculty (and her spouse/partner) reported relevant conflicts of interest, which have been resolved through a conflict of interest resolution process:

    Erika Hamilton, MD
    Director, Breast and Gynecologic Research Program
    Sarah Cannon Research Institute
    Nashville, Tennessee

    Advisory Committee: Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc, Daiichi Sankyo Inc, Eisai Inc, Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, Lilly, Mersana Therapeutics, Pfizer Inc, Puma Biotechnology Inc, Seagen Inc; Consulting Agreement: Flatiron Health; Contracted Research: AbbVie Inc, Acerta Pharma — A member of the AstraZeneca Group, ArQule Inc, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP, BerGenBio ASA, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc, Clovis Oncology, Curis Inc, CytomX Therapeutics, Daiichi Sankyo Inc, eFFECTOR Therapeutics Inc, Eisai Inc, EMD Serono Inc, FUJIFILM Pharmaceuticals USA Inc, Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, H3 Biomedicine, Hutchison MediPharma, Immunomedics Inc, InventisBio, Kadmon Corporation, Leap Therapeutics Inc, Lilly, Lycera, MacroGenics Inc, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, Marker Therapeutics Inc, Medivation Inc, a Pfizer Company, Mersana Therapeutics, Merus BV, Novartis, NuCana, OncoMed Pharmaceuticals Inc, Pfizer Inc, PharmaMar, Radius Health Inc, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc, Rgenix, Seagen Inc, Stemcentrx, Syndax Pharmaceuticals Inc, Syros Pharmaceuticals Inc, Taiho Oncology Inc, Takeda Oncology, Tesaro, A GSK Company, TetraLogic Pharmaceuticals, Verastem Inc, Zymeworks; Travel/Accommodations/Expenses (payment or reimbursement of actual expenses): Amgen Inc, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Clovis Oncology, Eisai Inc, Foundation Medicine, Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, Genzyme Corporation, Guardant Health, Helsinn Healthcare SA, Heron Therapeutics, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc, Lilly, Medivation Inc, a Pfizer Company, Merck, Novartis, Pfizer Inc, Roche Laboratories Inc, Sysmex Corporation, Tesaro, A GSK Company.

    MODERATOR — Dr Love is president and CEO of Research To Practice. Research To Practice receives funds in the form of educational grants to develop CME activities from the following commercial interests: AbbVie Inc, Acerta Pharma — A member of the AstraZeneca Group, Adaptive Biotechnologies Corporation, Agendia Inc, Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc, Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Amgen Inc, Array BioPharma Inc, a subsidiary of Pfizer Inc, Astellas, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP, Aveo Pharmaceuticals, Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, BeiGene Ltd, Biodesix Inc, bioTheranostics Inc, Blueprint Medicines, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Celgene Corporation, Clovis Oncology, Daiichi Sankyo Inc, Dendreon Pharmaceuticals Inc, Eisai Inc, EMD Serono Inc, Epizyme Inc, Exact Sciences Inc, Exelixis Inc, Five Prime Therapeutics Inc, Foundation Medicine, Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, Genmab, Gilead Sciences Inc, GlaxoSmithKline, Grail Inc, Guardant Health, Halozyme Inc, Helsinn Healthcare SA, ImmunoGen Inc, Incyte Corporation, Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc, Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals Inc, Janssen Biotech Inc, administered by Janssen Scientific Affairs LLC, Jazz Pharmaceuticals Inc, Karyopharm Therapeutics, Kite, A Gilead Company, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc, Lilly, Loxo Oncology Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Eli Lilly & Company, Merck, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc, Myriad Genetic Laboratories Inc, Natera Inc, Novartis, Novocure Inc, Oncopeptides, Pfizer Inc, Pharmacyclics LLC, an AbbVie Company, Prometheus Laboratories Inc, Puma Biotechnology Inc, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc, Sandoz Inc, a Novartis Division, Sanofi Genzyme, Seagen Inc, Sirtex Medical Ltd, Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Inc, Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Oncology Inc, Taiho Oncology Inc, Takeda Oncology, Tesaro, A GSK Company, Teva Oncology, Tokai Pharmaceuticals Inc and Verastem Inc.

    RESEARCH TO PRACTICE CME PLANNING COMMITTEE MEMBERS, STAFF AND REVIEWERS — Planners, scientific staff and independent reviewers for Research To Practice have no relevant conflicts of interest to disclose.

    This educational activity contains discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the Food and Drug Administration. Research To Practice does not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications and warnings. The opinions expressed are those of the presenters and are not to be construed as those of the publisher or grantors.

    This activity is supported by educational grants from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP, Daiichi Sankyo Inc, Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, Puma Biotechnology Inc and Seagen Inc.

    Release date: April 2021
    Expiration date: April 2022

    After completing the Post-test, learners may download and review the answers here in order to identify further areas of study.

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