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ASCO International Affairs
25 Jun 2015 3:03 PM
Fifty doctors, nurses and medical students attended the Multidisciplinary Cancer Management Course (MCMC) held in Santiago, Chile in April of 2015. The two-day course featured interactive sessions and case-based presentations on gastric and colorectal cancers. This was also ASCO’s first MCMC funded...
ASCO International Affairs
17 Jun 2015 11:08 AM
Thirty-five physicians from the Gurjaani province of Georgia attended the second ever Cancer Control in Primary Care course, which provided primary healthcare providers with practical and specific knowledge about cancer. The two-day course featured interactive sessions on local cancer types...
ASCO University
Robert Dreicer, MD, MS, FACP, FASCO
17 Jun 2015 9:45 AM
Welcome to this discussion forum for Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer (Geriatric) ASCO Tumor Board. This course discussed a 79 year old woman with a 30 pack year history of smoking (stopped 40 years ago) who presents with gross hematuria.  Cystoscopy followed by TURBT revealed high grade muscle...
Molecular Oncology Tumor Board
ASCO University
10 Jun 2015 9:50 AM
Read more to answer the following: 1) What are the most important prognostic features for this type of ovarian cancer at diagnosis? 2)How would you classify this patient: sensitive or resistant to platinum-based chemotherapy?  Provide your definition of platinum resistance. 3)What would be your...
ASCO University
Jan Andreas Burger, MD
20 May 2015 8:44 AM
Welcome to this discussion forum for the Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia ASCO Tumor Board.  This course discussed a 43-year old female with newly diagnosed Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL), diagnosed in 2012, initially managed with observation.  In February 2014, the patient comes for a follow-up...


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