The Road to Cures Series: AML 2021: Strategies for Attack Before Diagnosis and After Remission – Module 2 of 5

Program Overview

This activity provides an overview of important genetic mutations in acute myeloid leukemia and recent therapeutic advances.

This activity will cover the latest advancements in biology and treatments for acute myeloid leukemia, aggressive lymphoma, and myeloma. The development and practical applications for CAR T-cell therapy in blood cancers is presented. A review of data from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society patient registry on SARS-CoV-2 vaccination and antibody response in patients with blood cancer provides a glimpse of unmet needs in this vulnerable patient population.

Credit Expired
0.50 CE Credit(s)
Expires: March 9, 2023

Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of hematologists, oncologists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with blood cancers.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Identify the impact of minimal residual disease (MRD) analysis and pre-leukemic clones on the treatment of acute leukemia

Activity Faculty

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Gail J. Roboz, MD

Professor, Medicine
Director, Clinical and Translational Leukemia Program
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Division of Hematology and Oncology
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY

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Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings. 

Disclaimer Statement

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. 

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