This course includes the webinar and CME/CMLE credit

 


Description:

In this webinar, Antonia Sepulveda provides an overview of the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP), College of American Pathologists (CAP), Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), and American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)'s evidence-based practice guideline on molecular marker testing for patients with colorectal carcinoma that identifies opportunities for improving patient outcomes.

 

The guideline addresses a wide range of molecular markers appropriate for testing in patients with early and advanced colorectal cancer which aids in establishing standard molecular marker testing to help guide targeted therapy decisions and advance personalized care for colorectal cancer patients.


 

Speaker: Antonia R. Sepulveda MD, PhD

Host: Anna Yemelyanova

Duration: 1.0 hr

Level of Instruction: Basic

Last day to purchase course and claim credit: April 4, 2018

 

To earn CME/CMLE credit, all leaners must watch the webinar and then complete the online survey. To access the online survey, click "Submit credit" on the course homepage, or click on "My Credit" on the menu to the right.

 

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) and Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP). The American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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

This continuing medical laboratory education activity is recognized by the American Society for Clinical Pathology for 1.0 hours of CMLE credit. ASCP CMLE credit hours are acceptable for the ASCP Board of Certification (BOC) Certification Maintenance Program (CMP).

 

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Course Information
Course Date:
March 31, 2017
Course Objectives
  • Discuss the recently published molecular testing guidelines for colorectal cancer.
  • Describe current laboratory practice guidelines for the use and performance of molecular testing in the evaluation of colorectal cancer.
  • Evaluate prognosis and prediction of response to therapies for the following markers: KRAS, NRAS, BRAF, PIK3CA, PTEN, DNA mismatch repair/microsatellite instability.
Molecular Biomarkers for the Evaluation of Colorectal Cancer
Speaker Information
Antonia R. Sepulveda MD, PhD  [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
American Medical Association
Continuing Medical Education: 1.00
American Society for Clinical Pathology
CMLE: 1.00
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