COMBINED  mCRC - Philadelphia

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COMBINED mCRC - Philadelphia

Join a panel of expert faculty in this interactive half-day workshop discussing mCRC biomarkers and treatment options.

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Science History Institute 315 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

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About this event

  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Earn 4.5 hours of educational credit at a complimentary summit on mCRC biomarkers

Overview

The goal of this initiative is to provide guidance for the multidisciplinary CRC care team on how to develop practical biomarker testing protocols for mCRC and how this information supports personalized treatment decisions for improved patient outcomes.

Participants will actively engage in interactive small-group activities, including:

  • A multidisciplinary molecular-based tumor board panel
  • Breakout sessions delving into biomarker testing guidelines, challenges, and treatment selection
  • Patient counseling and shared decision-making

Expert Faculty

  • Antonia Sepulveda, MD, PhD - George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Wei Jiang, MD, PhD - Thomas Jefferson University
  • Philip A. Philip, MD, PhD - Wayne State University
  • Tim Cannon, MD - INOVA
  • Efrat Dotan, MD - Fox Chase Cancer Center
  • Diann Boyd, BSN, RN, OCN, ONN-CG - Abramson Cancer Center

Agenda

  • 8:50am: Doors open
  • 9:00am: Workshop begins with Tumor Board (light breakfast provided)
  • 10:30am: Breakout sessions: (1) Biomarker testing guidelines and challenges; (2) Linking biomarkers to mCRC Treatment Selection; (3) Patient Counseling
  • 12:00pm: Problem-Based Learning exercise- mCRC patient cases
  • 1:00pm: Action planning and Summary Report Outs
  • 1:30pm: Workshop concludes (boxed lunch grab-n-go provided)

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Pfizer.