Deep Dive on Lung Cancer Stage III and IV
This is an educational course - a deeper dive on Lung Cancer and it includes video, slides, and audio files from the following sessions presented in 2021:
- Lung Cancer: Learning from the past, focusing on the future, treating in the present
- Overcoming Barriers to Care - Diagnosis and Referrals
- Best Practices for the Continuum of Care, a Multidisciplinary Approach
- Continuum of Care for Nonresectable Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer - Challenging Cases
- Lung Cancer Case Based Discussion Stage III Case-based Approach
- Novel Radiotherapy Approaches in Stage IV NSCLC
This activity is available from December 1, 2021, through 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on November 30, 2024.
These activities were originally recorded during:
- ASTRO's 2021 Annual Refresher Course, March 19-21, 2021
- ASTRO Annual Meeting, October 24-27, 2021
- Separate webinars in 2021.
Course instructions can be accessed through the Program tab.
The activity is designed to meet the interests of practicing radiation oncologists, radiation oncology residents, medical and clinical physicists, surgeons, nurses, pathologists, internists, family practitioners, radiation therapists and all other health professionals involved in the field of radiation oncology.
Upon completion of this activity, learners should be able to do the following per course:
- Apply the increasing role of radiotherapy in advance stage lung cancer.
- Order appropriate staging assessments and other necessary workup to allow timely initiation of treatment.
- Discuss decision making for concurrent chemotherapy.
- Discuss considerations for safe radiotherapy delivery.
- Explain best practice in the use of stereotactic ablative body radiation for treatment of early stage lung cancer; analyze how to approach challenging situations such as central tumors.
- Identify optimal patient selection and treatment planning techniques for challenging scenarios for SABR.
- Apply latest data regarding treatment of locally advanced NSCLC.
- Identify patients with Stage IV NSCLC who may benefit from consolidative thoracic radiotherapy.
- Explain rationale for aggressive treatment of patients with oligometastatic NSCLC.
- Discuss risks of combining radiation therapy with novel systemic therapies in the treatment of Stage IV NSCLC.
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Below is the faculty and their disclosures for all courses.
|Kate Aldridge, CMD, RT||Henry Ford Health System: CMD||None||None||None|
|Christine Bestvina, MD||Northwestern Medicine: Instructor of Medicine: Employee|
University of Chicago: Assistant Professor: Employee
|Abbvie: Consultant: Advisory Board AstraZeneca, Genentech, Pfizer, Seattle Genetics, Takeda: Consultant: Advisory Board||None||None|
|Aileen Chen, MD||Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX:||None||None||None|
|Megan Daly, MD||University of California, Davis: Associate Professor||NIH: Research|
Department of Defense: Research
American Cancer Society: Research
EMD Serono: Research
Boston Scientific: Advisory Board
Triptych Health Partners: Consultant
|None||IJROBP: Associate Editor|
Practical Radiation Oncology: Executive Editor
Seminars in Oncology: Editorial Board Member
|Russell Hales, MD||Johns Hopkins University: Faculty||None||None||None|
|Puneeth Iyengar, MD||UT Southwestern Med Center: Assistant Professor: Employee||AZ: Advisory Boards||None||None|
|Gregory Kalemkarian, MD||University of Michigan||Merck: Research|
|Florence K. Keane, MD||Partners Healthcare: Physician: Employee||AstraZeneca: Advisory Board|
OncLive: Speaker's Bureau
|Martha Matuszak, Phd||University of Michigan||Varian Medical Systems: Research, Consultant||None||Michigan Radiation Oncology Quality Consortium: Co-director and Physics lead|
|Michael Offin, MD||Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center: Assistant Attending||PharmaMar: Honoraria|
Targeted Oncology: Honoraria
Jazz Pharmaceuticals: Honoraria
|Dawn Owen, MD, PhD||Mayo Clinic Rochester: Physician||Up to Date: Honoraria|
Mayo Clinic: Research
|Bradford Perez, MD||H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center: Associate Member: Employee||BMS: Research Grants||None||None|
|Chinh Phan, DO||UC Davis Health: Assistant Clinical Professor||None||None||None|
|Janani Reisenauer, MD||May Clinic: Physican||Intuitive Surgical: Research|
Elucent Medical Surgical Navigation: Advisory Board
|Jacob Sands, MD||Dana Farber Cancer Institute||AstraZeneca: Travel, Consultant, Advisory Board|
Blueprint Medicines: Consultant, Advisory Board
Boehringer Ingelheim: Consultant Advisory Board
Daiichi Sankyo/UCB Japan: Consultant, Advisory Board
Foundation Medicine: Consultant, Advisory Board
Guardant Health: Consultant, Advisory Board
Jazz Pharmaceuticals: Consultant, Advisory Board
Lilly: Consultant, Advisory Board
Medtronic: Consultant, Advisory Board
PharmaMar: Consultant, Advisory Board
Takeda: Consultant, Advisory Board
|Anand Shivnani, MD||Texas Oncology, McKinney, TX: Employee||None||Gradalis||None|
|Michael Simoff, MD||Henry Ford Health System: Senior Staff Physician||Varian Medical Systems: Advisory Board|
Intuitive Surgical: Consultant, Travel Expenses
Gongwin BioPharm: Research, Consultant
The person(s) above served as the developer(s) of this activity. Additionally, the Education Committee had control over the content of this activity. All relevant relationships have been mitigated.
The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing education to physicians.
ASTRO is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology to provide SA-CME as part of Part II Maintenance of Certification.
- 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for physicians. ASTRO designates this for a maximum of 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 7.00 Certificate of AttendanceThis activity was designated for 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
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- Nonmember: $150
- Member: $99
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