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Cardiotoxicity and New Therapies — Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture

September 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free
Cardiotoxicity and New Therapies

UNC Cancer Network's Medical and Surgical Oncology lecture logo with Free CME, CNE, ACPE, and ASRT continuing education credits mark

 

Brian Colwell Jensen, MD

Brian Colwell Jensen, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
UNC School of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Cardiotoxicity and New Therapies

 

Lecture Description

When there is damage to the heart muscle, we call this cardiotoxicity. Brian Jensen, MD, will talk about underlying mechanisms for the cardiotoxicity of kinase inhibitors used to treat cancer.

Lecture Objectives:
  • Recognize that kinase inhibitors used in cancer treatment can have adverse cardiovascular effects
  • Recall potential mechanisms for kinase inhibitor-induced cardiotoxicity
  • Identify potential treatments for kinase inhibitor cardiovascular toxicity

 


To Receive FREE Continuing Education Credit for this Live Lecture:
  • Attend 50 minutes or more of the live lecture:
  • After the live lecture, complete an evaluation and download your certificate.
  • The Live Activity Evaluation Instructions and password for the evaluation is provided after the lecture to those who attend 50 minutes or more of the live lecture:
    • At a designated site, the site coordinator will provide the Live Activity Evaluation Instructions.
    • With Zoom Webinar, an email containing a link to the Live Activity Evaluation Instructions will be sent within 24 hours of the lecture
  • You have 7 days from the date of this lecture to complete your electronic evaluation and claim a certificate of credit.
Lecture Resources:
  • Certification Flyers ( JPEG | PDF ) (Coming soon)
  • Presentation Handout (Coming soon)
  • MediaSite Live Link (Livestream of lecture; recording available for viewing within 48 hours of lecture.)

 

UNCCN Site Coordinators:
  • All documents and information for UNCCN Site Coordinators (including connection information, presentation handout, and links to obtain certificates) can be accessed on the UNC Cancer Network Learning Portal.

 

Self-Paced, Online Courses with FREE Continuing Education Credit:
  • This lecture will be available as a FREE Self-Paced, Online Course in November 2019. Please visit learn.unccn.org to peruse our many Self-Paced, Online Courses.

 

*Lecture topic subject to change.
Photo courtesy of Chris Polydoroff.

Details

Date:
September 25
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

UNC Cancer Network
Phone:
919-445-1000
Email:
unccn@unc.edu