Activity Details

0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
0.5 Contact Hour(s)
30 minutes to complete

Accredited By

Rush University Medical Center

Co-Provided By

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of hematologists/oncologists, community oncologists, oncology nurses and NPs, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients with B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas.

Learning Objectives

After completing this program, participants should be able to:

  • Summarize current evidence-based management strategies for treating B-cell NHLs with newer agents and combination approaches
  • Evaluate safety and efficacy data from recent clinical trials and its impact on future clinical practice
  • Formulate individualized strategies for incorporating new agents and regimens into the evolving treatment paradigms for B-cell NHLs, taking into consideration current guidelines, expert recommendations, and clinical factors

Activity Description

This educational activity is designed to provide the oncology care team with the latest developments and critical insights into the management of B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas. This education will support the healthcare professional in his/her practice setting with the essential tools to critically evaluate efficacy, safety, clinical effectiveness, and application.

Statement of Educational Need

Taking into consideration the continued evolution of therapeutic modalities and management strategies for B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas along with the information burden placed on busy healthcare professionals, expert guidance and interpretation of the clinical significance of emerging clinical data will benefit those caring for patients with B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas, allowing for ease of assessment and incorporation into clinical practice.


Jonathon B. Cohen, MD, MS
Co-Director Lymphoma Program
Winship Cancer Institute
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Conflict of Interest Policy/Disclosure Statement

Dr. Cohen has served on advisory boards for Janssen and Genentech and has done research funding for Genentech.

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Rush University Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

This activity is being presented without bias and with commercial support.

Rush University Medical Center designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Rush University Medical Center designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.5 continuing nursing education credit(s).

Rush University Medical Center designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.5 continuing education unit(s) in Pharmacy.

Instructions for Receiving Credit

In order to receive credit for participating in this program, participants must listen to the program in its entirety and then complete and submit the CE evaluation form at the conclusion of the program.

Statement of Commercial Support

Supported by educational grant from AbbVie Inc., Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceutical Inc., Celgene Corp., Janssen Biotech, Inc., and Verastem.

Disclaimer Statement/Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

Rush University and Plexus Communications ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all our educational activities. In accordance with this policy, Rush University identifies conflicts of interest with its instructors, content managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of an activity. Conflicts are resolved by Rush University to ensure that all scientific research referred to, reported, or used in a continuing education activity conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis. Rush University is committed to providing its learners with high-quality activities that promote improvements or quality in health care and not the business interest of a commercial interest.

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