Emerging Strategies to Optimize Therapeutic Benefit in Colorectal Cancer
In this interactive webinar, we will describe updated guidelines and examine shifting paradigms in the management of colorectal cancer including new surgical, radiation, and chemotherapeutic options for locally advanced rectal cancer. This program will also provide an update on novel therapeutic approaches for metastatic colorectal cancer.
Target audience: medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, colorectal surgeons, gastroenterologists, primary care providers, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
· Apply the most recent management guidelines in their clinical practice.
· Discuss the multimodality treatment paradigm for patients with locally advanced rectal cancer.
· Discuss the advances of new targeted therapies for metastatic colorectal cancer.
Debbie Bakes, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery
Lisa Kachnic, MD, FASTRO, Chu H. Chang Professor and Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology
Pokala Ravi Kiran, MD, FACS, FASCRS, Chief and Program Director, Division of Colorectal Surgery; Director, Center for Innovation and Outcomes Research
Rachel A. Safyan, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine at CUMC
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™