Therapeutic Strategies in the Treatment of Hodgkin Lymphoma
This activity consists of recorded presentations from the "Essentials of Oncology, Solid Organ and Blood/Marrow Transplant Management for the Health Care Team" held in Scottsdale, AZ on April 16-17, 2018.
Treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma is tailored to disease type, disease stage and an assessment of the risk of resistant disease. The current treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma seeks to maximize the risk-benefit ratio of treatment. This activity will discuss therapeutic strategies in the treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma with a focus on tailoring therapy to each patient according to age and his/her risk of short- and long-term toxicity and/or relapse.
At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss therapeutic strategies in the treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma.
- Analyze the prognostic factors that can identify patients at risk.
Matthew Lunning, DO
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
Division of Oncology and Hematology
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Sarah Chart, RN
Rebecca Gleason, RN, CCM
Dixon B. Kaufman, MD, PhD, FACS
Tina Rydland, PharmD
V. Silverstein, MD
Disclosures of relevant financial relationships
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Ms. Chart and Ms. Gleason have indicated that they are employees of and own stock in UnitedHealth Group.
Dr. Lunning reports: Amgen, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Celgene, Constellation Pharmaceuticals, Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC, Jazz Pharmaceuticals
Juno Therapeutics, Pharmacyclics, TG Therapeutics ((Grant/research support))
AbbVie, ADC therapeutics, Astra-Zeneca, Acerta, Bayer, Celgene Corporation, Epizyme, Genentech, Gilead Sciences, Inc., Janssen, Pharmacyclics, Juno Therapeutics, Kite, Portola, Sanofi-Genzyme, Seattle Genetics, TG Therapeutics (Consultant)
The remaining activity faculty or planners have no financial relationships to disclose.
Method of participation
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- Completing the entire activity
- Completing the pre- and post-activity assessments, activity evaluation and application for certificate of credit
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Method for calculating CE credit
CE credit was calculated by the complexity of content.
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Credit Designation Statements
The participant will be awarded up to 1.25 contact hour(s) of credit for attendance and completion of supplemental materials.
The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program (AANPCP) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME and ANCC.
This activity is approved for 1.25 contact hour(s) ([0.125] CEU) in states that recognize ACPE.
Attending the full program will earn 1.25 contact hour(s).
Unique Activity Number(s): 0860-0000-18-024-H01-P/T
OptumHealth Education designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
The Commission for Case Manager Certification has approved this program for a maximum of 1.25 clock hour(s) for Certified Case Managers (CCM).
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This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of case managers, nurses, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, physicians and other health care professionals (HCPs) who have an interest in the treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma.
- 1.25 ACPE - Pharmacist
- 1.25 ACPE - Pharmacy Technician
- 1.25 ANCC
- 1.25 Attendance
- 1.25 CCMC - General