The Evolving Role of Immunotherapy in Gastric Cancer: Incorporating New and Emerging Regimens Into Clinical Practice


Release Date: February 28, 2020
Last Reviewed: February 20, 2020
Expiration Date: February 28, 2021
Time to Complete Activity: 1.0 hour


Faculty
Yelena Y. Janjigian, MD

Associate Attending Physician
Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology Service
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Associate Professor of Medicine 
Weill Cornell Medical College New York
New York, NY
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Learning Objectives
Upon proper completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
  • Appropriately integrate the use of biomarkers to select immunotherapy for advanced gastric cancer
  • Develop immunotherapy regimens for patients with advanced gastric cancer according to the latest clinical trial data
  • Apply established algorithms to improve the early recognition and appropriate management of irAEs associated with immunotherapy in patients with advanced gastric cancer
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This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

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Yelena Y. Janjigian, MD
Grant/Research Support: Merck & Co., Inc.

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