Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML): Prognostics and Tailored Therapy



About this Webinar

Date: Thursday, November 10, 2011

Author: Ravandi-Kashani, Farhad, MD
MD Anderson Cancer Center  
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Category: Webinar

Description: Farhad Ravandi-Kashani, MD, of MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses current guidelines and best practices regarding AML prognostics, genetic mutations often found in patients with AML, and new targeted therapies currently being developed.

Learning Objectives:
• Communicate recent updates to the NCCN guidelines regarding AML prognostics and treatment
• Discuss how best to apply this new information to the clinical management of patients with AML
• Describe strategies for the optimal management of biopsy specimens to allow for additional subsequent evaluations that further inform clinical decision making