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Cardiotoxicity and New Therapies — Medical and Surgical Oncology Lecture

September 25, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free

 

Brian Colwell Jensen, MD

Brian Colwell Jensen, MD

Associate 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

 

 


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Details

Date:
September 25, 2019
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

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