2022 Debates & Didactics in Hematology & Oncology Conference CME

Debates & Didactics in Hematology and Oncology
July 21-24, 2022

Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Bio Ascend LLC

This activity is supported by independent educational grants from AstraZeneca.

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for oncologists, hematologists, pathologists, clinical scientists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and pharmacists engaged in the care of patients with solid and hematologic malignancies.

Educational Objectives:

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
  • Review clinical trial results of current and novel agents and regimens for patients with solid tumors, including thoracic, breast, head and neck, ovarian, cutaneous, gastrointestinal, and genitourinary cancers
  • Assess the safety and efficacy of currently approved and emerging therapeutic strategies for patients with hematologic malignancies, including patients with lymphoma, leukemia, and multiple myeloma
  • Determine optimal approaches to integrate novel agents safely into clinical practice to maximize the outcomes of patients with hematologic and solid malignancies
  • Identify strategies to increase cancer clinical trial participation in order to introduce novel agents into practice that improve the outcomes of patients with unmet needs

Program Agenda:


Joint Accreditation Statement:

Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Bio Ascend LLC. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education:

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification:

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 19.5 Medical Knowledge points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest:

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires faculty, planners, and others in control of educational content to disclose all their financial relationships with ineligible companies. All identified conflicts of interest (COI) are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality accredited continuing education activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of an ineligible company.

Planners and Managers:

The PIM planners and managers have nothing to disclose. The Bio Ascend LLC planners and managers have nothing to disclose.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use:

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.


Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

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