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Topics Covered

  • Understanding Precision Medicine: Overview & Value of Precision Medicine
  • How Precision Medicine is Different from Targeted Treatments?
  • Precision Medicine’s Role in Informing Treatment Decisions: Predicting Response to Treatment
  • The Role of Precision Medicine in Deciding the Treatment for Leukemia, Colon Cancer & Breast Cancer
  • Talking with Your Health Care Team about Precision Medicine & Its Benefits
  • The Role of the Pathologist
  • OpenNotes - Asking Your Healthcare Team & Pathologist to Help You Understand OpenNotes
  • The Increasing Role of Telehealth/ Telemedicine Appointments
  • How Precision Medicine Contributes to Treatment Options & Quality of Life
  • Guidelines to Prepare for Telehealth/ Telemedicine Appointments, including Technology & Prepared List of Questions & OpenNotes
  • Questions for Our Panel of Experts

Our Panel of Experts

Michael J. Mauro, MD

Leader, Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Program, Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Professor, Weill Cornell Medicine

Kamel Abou Hussein, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cooper Medical School, Rowan University, Lead Physician, Breast Medical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper

Ibrahim Halil Sahin, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center

Allison M. Cushman-Vokoun, MD, PhD, FCAP

Medical Director, Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, Nebraska Medicine, Medical Director, Warren G. Sanger Human Genetics Laboratory, Nebraska Medicine, Fellowship Director, ACGME Molecular Genetic, Pathology Fellowship Program, Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Keyur Pravinchandra Patel, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Medical Director, Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, Director, Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship Program, Quality Officer, Department of Hematopathology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Hematopathology

Carolyn Messner, DSW, BCD, FAPOS, FAOSW

Senior Director of Education and Training, CancerCare

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Workshop Date

This workshop was originally recorded on May 11, 2022.

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