Course Director

Sudipto Mukherjee
Sudipto Mukherjee, MD, MPH

Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH


Lionel Ades, MD, PhD

Hôpital Saint-Louis
Paris, France

Aristoteles Giagounidis, MD

Professor and Department Head
Marien Hospital Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf, Germany

Leo Luznik, MD

Associate Professor
Department of Oncology Hematologic Malignancies
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Aziz Nazha

Leukemia Program
Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Taussig Cancer Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Brady L. Stein, MD, MHS

Division of Hematology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Accredited by

Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education

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Course Description

Learning Objectives
1. Summarize treatment options for patients classified with low-risk MDS, including both FDA-approved agents and those in development.
2. Define recent advances in options for treating MPNs and identify their potential use in clinical practice.
3. Debate the various issues regarding the clinical impact of molecular mutations on diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment choices for patients with MDS.
4. Critically evaluate safety and efficacy data from trials using new and novel therapies for MDS.
5. Discuss risks and benefits of alternative bone marrow transplant for elderly patients diagnosed with MDS/AML.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:2.50 Credits
Release Date:2016-Dec-28
Expiration Date:2018-Dec-28
Estimated Time for Completion:2 hours 30 minutes
Registration Required:No

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