Society for Melanoma Research (SMR) 2016 Congress

November 6, 2016 to November 9, 2016

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Learning Objectives

After participating in this program, clinicians should be better able to:

  • Discuss the latest research findings on melanoma causation, susceptibility, epidemiology, as well as the importance of prevention and early diagnosis
  • Demonstrate an understanding of clinically important breakthroughs in melanoma genetics and genomics, including the emerging role of molecular testing on therapy decisions
  • Describe the role of normal and mutated BRAF in intracellular signaling and explain the rationale for BRAF and MEK inhibition in the treatment of melanoma
  • Assess the impact of new therapies on overall survival in metastatic melanoma
  • Describe the process of T-cell activation and checkpoints to control T-cell activity
  • Identify the 4 patterns of response to immunotherapy and apply new immune-related response criteria (irRC)
  • Monitor for and promptly treat immune-related adverse events (IRAEs) in patients taking newer therapies for metastatic melanoma
  • Evaluate ongoing investigations of treatments for metastatic melanoma, including optimizing patient selection for clinical trials.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 20.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/06/2016 - 6:00pm
Event ends: 
11/09/2016 - 12:00pm
Marriott Copley Place
Boston, MA
United States

Available Credit

  • 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 20.00 Attendance


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