February 2020 – Pharmacy Times CE: The Rapidly Evolving Treatment Landscape for Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC)

SPEAKER:

Courtney C. Cavalieri, PharmD, BCOP
Clinical Oncology Pharmacist
Gastrointestinal and Thoracic Oncology
Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah

DATE: 

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020 at 6:00 PM

LOCATION:

Heritage Club at Bethpage
99 Quaker Meeting House Road
Farmingdale, NY 11735


Educational Objectives:

  • Identify characteristics, including risk factors, that would suggest a patient should be referred for potential evaluation for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)
  • Describe the current drug classes that are used in the treatment of patients with advanced HCC and their placement in guidelines
  • Explain what therapies are currently bring studied for the treatment of advanced HCC and their potential places in therapy
  • Develop monitoring plans for patients undergoing treatment for advanced HCC, including management of dosing recommendations, drug interactions, and adverse effects

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