Research & Education

8th Webinar: IASLC Grand Rounds Series: Recent Advances in the Treatment of Squamous Cell Lung Cancer

August 18, 2014 - Recording Now Available

The Eighth webinar in the series: IASLC Grand Rounds Series - Recent Advances in the Treatment of Squamous Cell Lung Cancer takes place on August 18, 2014 at 8:00PM EDT.


Fred R. Hirsch, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Pathology
Associate Director for International Programs
University of Colorado Cancer Center

Ramaswamy Govindan, MD - Program Chair
Co-Director, Section of Medical Oncology
Professor of Medicine
Division of Oncology
Washington University School of Medicine

Dr. Fred Hirsch will address the state of the art of treatment for squamous cell lung cancer in a presentation that will:

  1. Identify the molecular alterations in squamous cell lung cancer
  2. Discuss the status of chemotherapy in squamous cell lung cancer
  3. Review the role of targeted therapies in squamous cell lung cancer
  4. Highlight some key clinical trials and ongoing research in squamous lung cancer

Following the didactic presentation, Dr. Hirsch will present several case studies and Dr. Govindan will moderate the ensuing discussion and question and answer session.

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This CME live webinar series is designed to meet the educational needs of healthcare professionals who diagnose and treat patients with lung cancer, including medical oncologists, thoracic surgeons, pulmonologists, radiation oncologists, radiologists, pathologists and advanced practice nurses and physicians' assistants. Participants who complete a pre-and post-test along with an evaluation will receive 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM for each completed webinar.

If you are interested in obtaining the CME Credits for these sessions you must indicate this when you register for the program.

This series is supported in part by unrestricted educational grants provided by Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Celgene and Genentech