Webinars

Integrating Precision Medicine into the Oncology Practice

Date: Friday, August 05, 2016

Author: Racke, Frederick K., MD, PhD.
Medical Director, Hematology/Oncology and Coagulation,
Nichols Institute
Quest Diagnostics
San Juan Capistrano, CA
  
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Category: For Credit, Webinar

Description: Dr. Racke explains the evolution of cancer therapy towards more targeted approaches, illustrates how a patient’s genetic makeup can influence cancer treatment strategies and outcomes, and describes how companion diagnostics are utilized to help identify patients who may respond to targeted therapies.

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
• Explain the evolution of cancer therapy towards more targeted approaches
• Illustrate how a patient’s genetic makeup can influence cancer treatment strategies and outcomes.
• Describe how companion diagnostics are utilized to help identify patients who may respond to targeted therapies

ASCLS P.A.C.E.® credits are available to laboratory professionals through January 26, 2017.