Advanced Cutaneous Melanoma: Optimizing Immunotherapeutic Treatment Strategies to Improve Outcomes and Mitigate Adverse Events - Module 3
Immunotherapy in Cutaneous Melanoma and Related Adverse Events
Brent A. Hanks, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medical Oncology
Duke Cancer Institute
Durham, North Carolina
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This series is designed for dermatology professionals, including physicians, nurse practitioners (NPs), physician assistants (PAs), nurses, pharmacists, and dermatologic oncologists, as well as oncologists, primary care providers, stakeholders, and other healthcare professionals who play a role in the management of patients with cutaneous melanoma.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Evaluate the role of immunotherapy in the treatment of advanced melanoma as well as common immune-related adverse events and current guidance related to toxicity management
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Release Date: June 30, 2022
Expiration Date: June 30, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: .25 hour
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Dr. Hanks: Advisory Board—G1 Therapeutics; Research Funding—A*STAR Singapore, Leap Therapeutics, Merck & Co., Sanofi, Tempest Therapeutics
Joseph C. English III, MD
Professor of Dermatology
University of Pittsburgh Dept. of Dermatology
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWOCN (nurse planner)
Susie Seaman Wound Care Consulting
San Diego, California
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