Advances in Personalized Therapy For Breast Cancer

October 29, 2021

This course is designed to cover advances in breast cancer care, where upon completion of this activity, learners from several disciplines should be able to discuss the latest regarding invasive lobular carcinoma, personalized therapy in the preoperative setting, radiation oncology, and lymphedema evaluation and management. Participants should also be able to describe how these advances can be applied to their practice.

Target Audience

Primary care physicians, OB/GYNs, internal medicine physicians, family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, social workers, and other interested health care professionals.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 0.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
07/20/2021
Course expires: 
12/31/2021
Event starts: 
10/29/2021 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/29/2021 - 5:00pm
Live Virtual Conference

Course Directors
Parul N. Barry, MD, FACRO
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

Joanna S. Lee, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

Azadeh Nasrazadani, MD, PhD
Clinical Instructor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Hematology Oncology

Jennifer Steiman, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor Surgery, Department of Surgical Oncology

This activity is approved for the following credit: AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, and ANCC. Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Available Credit

  • 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 0.25 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 0.25 Attendance
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For more information, contact Troy Treanor at treanorta@upmc.edu or 412-641-4008.