Course Directors

Jame Abraham
Jame Abraham, MD

Breast Oncology Program
Taussig Cancer Institute
Cleveland Clinic Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Program
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Jorge A. Garcia, MD, FACP

The Kerscher Family Chair for Clinical Prostate Cancer Research
Department of Hematology/Oncology and Urology
Taussig Cancer Institute
Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH


Terence Friedlander, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Elisabeth I. Heath, MD, FACP

Associate Center Director, Translational Sciences
Hartmann Endowed Chair for Prostate Cancer Research
Professor of Oncology
Karmanos Cancer Institute/Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, MI

Alicia Morgans, MD, MPH

Department of Medicine
Hematology and Oncology
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

Accredited by

Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education

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Course Description

Learning Objectives
1. Discuss different treatment options for men with metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC).
2. Summarize recent clinical trial data supporting FDA approval of various agents in this patient population.
3. Distinguish between predictive and prognostic biomarkers and understand the purpose of each.
4. Identify clinical biomarkers for men with mCRPC undergoing treatment with docetaxel.
5. Highlight the prognostic implications of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) and AR-V7 expression in these cells.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.25 Credits
Release Date:2018-Feb-23
Expiration Date:2019-Feb-23
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour 15 minutes
Registration Required:No

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