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Hematology Grand Rounds

Hematology Grand Rounds

with collaborations
Department of Lymphoma/Myeloma and
Department of Stem Cell Transplant

Peter F Thall, PhD
Professor, Department of Biostatistic, Division of Quantitative Sciences, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
 “Evaluating Induction-Salvage Treatment Regimes in Therapy of AML/MDS”
After attending this activity, the target audience of physicians from Lymphoma, Transplant, Developmental Therapeutic, and Stem Cell, nurses, physician assistants and post-docs should be able to:
·         Apply new strategies for treating Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes).
·         Interpret the available data for Ruxolitinib (RX) of Myelofibraus (MF) (Knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes)
·         Incorporate new options for Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) in practice (knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes). 
·         Provide better care for patients with AML (knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes)
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center that the program chair(s), planning committee member, faculty/teacher/ author, or CME activity reviewer must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests whose products may be discussed in the activities, if any.  MD Anderson also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled use or investigational use (not yet approved for any purpose) of pharmaceutical and medical device products.  Specific disclosure will be made to the participants prior to the educational activity.

Date: 5/9/12, 8am to 9am
Time: 5/9/12, 8am to 9am
Location: Pickens Academic Tower, Floor 3, Room 3 (FCT3.4143)
Format: Grand Rounds
CME: 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Contact: Lynn Sanders - (713) 792-5630 -