The following classes, events, programs and support groups are available through the Helen & Harry Gray Cancer Center. Classes are held at our Hartford and Avon locations, as well as other Hartford Hospital locations. Some classes are free; others charge a fee, and some allow online registration.
Advances in Molecular Oncology Symposium
Department:   Cancer Center
Description:

Molecular oncology advances facilitate the development of personalized cancer therapies based on unique genomic characteristics of each patient's tumor. This symposium will highlight the innovative work of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center scientists and clinicians, and describe new and exciting molecular approaches in the treatment of cancer. It will also feature accomplishments of Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute research team, and describe how Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute's membership in the MSK Cancer Alliance will make accessible unique research studies and treatment algorithms to Connecticut's cancer patients.


Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss the molecular components of cancer cells which might have actionable targets
  • Explain selected targeted agents and how genomic analysis leads to personalized therapy
  • Describe new and effective immunotherapy approaches for melanoma
  • Practice Gap: Convey future research approaches using early phase

Continuing Medical Education
Hartford Hospital is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. Hartford Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 credit (s)TM

Conflict of Interest Policy
All faculties participating in CME activities sponsored by Hartford Hospital are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content.

More Info: Download agenda and conference information.
Location:
Hartford Hospital ERC     map
Heublein Hall
560 Hudson Street
Education & Resource Center
Hartford, CT    06102
Instructor: Multiple Presenters
Date/Time:
Registration: Required.
Health Referral Services
Phone: (860) 545-1888 Toll-Free 1-800-545-7664

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