Acute Leukemias

Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Available for up to 1.50 hours of CPE credit
Activity Number: 0217-9999-18-086-L01-P

Jill  Bates, Pharm.D., MS, BCOP

  • Faculty: Jill Bates, Pharm.D., MS, BCOP
    Assistant Professor of Clinical Education, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Malignant Hematology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Learning Objectives
1. Design an appropriate patient-specific treatment, supportive care, and monitoring plan taking into consideration efficacy and safety outcomes from clinical trials and current treatment guidelines for adults with acute leukemia or myelodysplastic syndrome.
2. Assess the prognostic impact of relevant cancer-related molecular biology testing for an adult with acute leukemia or myelodysplastic syndrome.
3. Devise and communicate appropriate plans for preventing, monitoring, and treating adverse reactions from pharmacotherapy for acute leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome in an adult, including tumor lysis syndrome, neurotoxicity, differentiation syndrome, and cardiac toxicity from arsenic trioxide, and other agents as appropriate.
4. Determine appropriate pharmacotherapy for acute leukemia or myelodysplastic syndrome in an adult based on genomic test results.
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