Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors for Periadjuvant Therapy in Early-Stage, Resectable Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Updates for Pharmacists

This educational activity is sponsored by Postgraduate Healthcare Education, LLC (PHE) and supported by an educational grant from Bristol Myers Squibb.

Registration & Dates for Webinar

Wednesday, March 13, 2024
3:00 PM – 4:15 PM ET

Thursday, March 21, 2024
3:00 PM – 4:15 PM ET

Faculty

Wiktoria Bogdanska, PharmD, BCOP
Clinical Pharmacist—Thoracic Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE

Dr. Bogdanska has disclosed that she has no relevant affiliations or financial relationships with a commercial interest to disclose.

The clinical reviewer, Megan May, PharmD, BCOP has no relevant affiliations or financial relationships with a commercial interest to disclose.

Susanne Batesko, MSHF, BSN, RN, Robin Soboti, RPh, and Susan R. Grady, MSN, RN, as well as the planners, managers, and other individuals, not previously disclosed, who are in a position to control the content of Postgraduate Healthcare Education (PHE) continuing education (CE) activities hereby state that they have no relevant conflicts of interest and no financial relationships or relationships to products or devices during the past 12 months to disclose in relation to this activity. PHE is committed to providing participants with a quality learning experience and to improve clinical outcomes without promoting the financial interests of a proprietary business.

All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS

acpePHARMACY
Postgraduate Healthcare Education, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

UAN: 0430-0000-24-008-L01-P
Credits: 1.25 hour (0.125 ceu)

Type of Activity: Application
Media: Internet

Fee Information: There is no fee. This is a free continuing education activity.
Estimated time to complete activity: 75-minutes

TARGET AUDIENCE

Oncology, managed care and specialty pharmacists

How to Earn Credit

Participants must 1) read the learning objectives and faculty disclosures; 2) attend and participate in the webinar; and 3) complete the posttest and evaluation form directly after the event with a maximum of within 60 days of attending the live session. To answer the questions, click on your selected choice for each answer then proceed to the next question. Your credit will automatically uploaded to CPE Monitor.

OVERVIEW

Get your questions answered by a pharmacist expert!

The goal of this educational activity is to provide oncology, managed care, and specialty pharmacists with advanced and up-to-date knowledge on the expanding use of immune checkpoint inhibitors in the periadjuvant setting, including ensuring appropriate access to treatment, developing optimal toxicity prevention and management, and providing enhanced pharmaceutical care thus leading to optimized outcomes for patients with early-stage, resectable Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to:

  • Assess recent advances and approvals in the use of ICIs as periadjuvant treatment of early-stage resectable NSCLC
  • Recognize common treatment-related adverse events with ICI-based periadjuvant treatment of early-stage resectable NSCLC
  • Develop strategies for the prevention and management of adverse events with ICI-based periadjuvant therapy for early-stage resectable NSCLC

REQUIRED COMPUTER HARDWARE/SOFTWARE

Please ensure the computer system you plan to use meets the following minimum requirements:

  • Operating System: Windows 98 or higher & Macintosh 2.2 or higher
  • Internet Browser (Mac &/ Windows): Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher, Google Chrome, Safari 5.0.6 or higher, Firefox 3.0.3 or higher & Opera 5 or higher
  • Broadband Internet connection: Cable, High-speed DSL & any other medium that is internet accessible
  • Peripherals: Computer speakers or headphones
  • Monitor Screen Resolution: 320 x 480 or higher
  • Media Viewing Requirements: Adobe Reader, Microsoft PowerPoint, Flash Player & HTML5

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use and Disclaimer

The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of Postgraduate Healthcare Education, LLC, or Bristol Myers Squibb. Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patients' conditions, and possible contraindications on dangers in use, (review of any applicable manufacturer's product information) and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

The author, sponsor, and publisher of this continuing education activity have made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all information contained herein is accurate in accordance with the latest available scientific knowledge at the time of acceptance for publication. However, because information regarding drugs (their administration, dosages, contraindications, adverse reactions, interactions, special warnings, precautions, etc.) is subject to constant change, the reader is advised to check the manufacturer's package insert for information concerning recommended dosages and potential problems and cautions prior to dispensing or administering the drug. Special precautions should be taken when a drug is new, or highly toxic, or is unfamiliar to the dispenser or administrant. This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Neither the publisher nor sponsor promotes the use of any agent outside of approved labeling. Statements made in this activity have not been evaluated by the FDA.

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