Innovations in Oncology- Focus on Prostate Cancer

Course Description:

Novel approaches to the treatment of prostate cancer range from exploration of the use of androgen-deprivation therapy, radioligands approved for treatment of other conditions, and the use of immune checkpoint inhibitors in combination with other agents. These recent advances hold promise to improve outcomes for patients as careful attention to individualized patient factors can support selecting among available treatment approaches. During this session, presenters will provide an overview of novel treatment options for prostate cancer and discuss how emerging innovations may impact its management.


Learning Objectives:

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

1. Describe the incidence and current treatment landscape for prostate cancer.
2. Recognize the mechanisms of action for emerging treatment options for prostate cancer.
3. Explain the potential impact of emerging treatment options on prostate cancer guidelines and
recommendations.


Faculty:

Steve Ludlow, PharmD, BCOP, BCPS

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute

Saint Petersburg, FL



Moderator:

Laura R. Bobolts, PharmD, BCOP

SVP, Clinical Strategy and Growth

OncoHealth.

Coconut Creek, FL

Schedule of Educational Activity:

This activity consists of an audio recording, pre-test assessment questions (not required to pass or continue), post-test questions (required to pass with a score of 70% or higher), and a specific activity evaluation.

Accreditation:

The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

ACPE UAN: 0233-9999-21-057-H01-P  • Activity Type: Knowledge-Based
Contact Hours: 0.5
Release Date: October 14, 2021 •  Expiration Date: December 31, 2022
Activity Fee: Free for Members and Non-Members

Participants should claim continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credit for this home study activity only if they have not claimed credit for the live activity presented at AMCP 2021 Virtual.CPE credit will be processed through the AMCP Learn portal and reported directly to CPE Monitor. Please allow 72 hours for processing and posting in your NABP account.

To receive credit for an online activity you must:

  • Review the full content of the activity.
  • Successfully complete the post-test (required to pass with a score of 70% or higher, it may be taken a maximum of three times).
  • Complete a specific activity evaluation.



Commercial Support:

This educational activity is supported by unrestricted educational grants from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., Exelixis, Inc., Gilead Sciences, Inc., Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.

As an accredited provider, AMCP strictly adheres to the ACPE Standards for Commercial Support and other relevant guidelines and standards to ensure the independence of continuing pharmacy education (CPE) activities. It is AMCP’s intent that all CPE activities be independent, objective, balanced, evidence-based, and free of any commercial bias.



System Technical Requirements/Viewing Requirements:

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Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE UAN #0233-9999-21-057-H01-P 0.5 Contact Hours October 14, 2021 - December 31, 2022