Advances in ADT: Part II (2023)
COMPLIMENTARY CME VIRTUAL COURSES!
Advances in ADT: Part II (2023) is a series of educational activities for the urologic care team to further address the identified educational gaps and barriers in advanced prostate cancer care. This educational series has been designed to update urologists and advanced practice providers (APPs) on the latest advancements in androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) and prostate cancer treatment. This educational initiative is comprised of multiple formats, including two live virtual courses and on-demand webcasts. These live virtual courses, one designed specifically for urologists and the other for APPs, will feature a multidisciplinary panel, engaging in a lively discussion.
Additionally, the activity developed specifically for urologists will be released as an episode on the very successful AUAUniversity Podcast. For a deeper dive into select topics in ADT and advanced prostate cancer care, the AUA will also produce two additional episodes for release on the AUAUniversity Podcast.
Join us on:
Tuesday, September 26, 2023 A Guide for APPs
Thursday, September 28, 2023 A Guide for Urologists
This educational activity is supported by an independent educational grant from:
- Myovant Sciences LTD
- Pfizer, Inc.
- Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurse Navigators)
At the conclusion of ADT Part II: A Guide for Urologists, participants will be able to:
- Recognize and characterize different disease states for advance prostate cancer including M0 HSPC, M1 HSPC, M0 CRPC, and M1 CRPC.
- Discuss the role of a multidisciplinary shared team approach for the diagnosis and management of advanced prostate cancer.
- Facilitate discussions with patients and caregivers regarding treatment intensification for advanced prostate cancer.
- Identify the role of combination therapy with ADT and additional systemic therapy to yield optimal survival outcomes for metastatic prostate cancer.
- Differentiate mechanisms of action and side effects when ADT is delivered via GnRH agonists vs. antagonists.
At the conclusion of ADT Part II: A Guide for APPs, participants will be able to:
- Recognize the need for a multidisciplinary team to provide care for patients with advanced prostate cancer.
- Classify stages of advanced prostate cancer based on clinical and radiographic modalities.
- Apply treatment strategies for different stages of advanced prostate cancer based on current guidelines.
- Evaluate and manage comorbid conditions for patients with advanced prostate cancer on systemic therapies.
- Describe the role of genetic testing to guide therapies for patients with advanced prostate cancer.
- Assess treatment barriers and access to care to therapies for advanced prostate cancer.
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The American Urological Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The AUA is not accredited to offer credit to participants who are not MDs or DOs. However, the AUA will issue documentation of participation that states that the activity was certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
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