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Lung Cancer Treatment Advances

Learning Objectives
1. Review lung cancer survival rates by stage and type
2. Examine the undertreatment of lung cancer
3. Discuss advances in lung cancer treatments
4. Discuss the importance of smoking cessation after a lung cancer diagnosis
5. Discuss clinical trials and palliative care
0.75 Credit CME

This module addresses lung cancer treatment advances, including lung cancer survival rates by stage and type, undertreatment of lung cancer, advances in lung cancer treatments, the importance of smoking cessation after a lung cancer diagnosis, clinical trials, and palliative care.

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Lung Cancer Care Education from LuCa National Training Network

Lung cancer care education for primary care providers from the LuCa National Training Network. Free online CME on risk reduction, early detection, treatment, and survivorship care. Learn more

AAFP Prescribed Credit and AANP Credit Available from LuCa. After completing the Ed Hub quiz, you can request a certificate from LuCa. Learn more

AMA is not the accredited CME provider of this educational activity and is not responsible for the content nor its funding. Please contact LuCa with any questions related to this activity.

Activity Information

Continuing Education Credit and Accreditation

Designation

The University of Louisville School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation

The University of Louisville School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AAFP

This Enduring Material activity, Lung Cancer and the Primary Care Provider, has been reviewed and is acceptable for credit by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins 08/01/2020. Term of approval is for one year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Approved for 0.75 AAFP Prescribed credits.

AANP

The continuing education activity “Lung Cancer and the Primary Care Provider”, sponsored by University of Louisville LuCa National Training Network, is approved for continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. All sessions are approved as submitted. This activity has been approved for 1 year (through August 31, 2021), provided no changes are made.

This activity is approved for 0.75 contact hour(s) of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity IDs 20074368, 20074369, and 20074370. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies.

A minimum aggregate score of 80 percent on the post-quiz is required in order to claim CME/CE credit.

Faculty/Provider Testimonial Contributions to Course Videos

Celeste T. Worth, MCHES

Director, LuCa National Training Network

University of Louisville

Ruth Mattingly, MPA

Former Communications Director, LuCa National Training Network

University of Louisville

Goetz Kloecker, MD, MSPH, MBA, FACP

Thoracic Oncology

Gratis Faculty University of Louisville

St. Elizabeth Health Care

Brigitte Danielle King, MD

Mount Sterling Clinic

Mount Sterling, Kentucky

Barry Brian Sosnin, DO

Bluegrass Community Family Practice

Bardstown, Kentucky

Graham Warren, MD, PhD

Professor and Vice Chairman for Research in Radiation Oncology

Medical University of South Carolina Hollings Cancer Center

Patrick Nana-Sinkam, MD

Chair, Division of Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Department of Internal Medicine

David Carbone, MD

Director, Thoracic Oncology Center

The Ohio State University

Course Expert Reviewers

Janine Bennett, BS

Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of North Carolina

Lisa Carter-Harris, PhD, APRN, ANP-C, FAAN

Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Angela Criswell, MA

GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer (formerly Lung Cancer Alliance)

Audrey Darville, PhD, APRN, NCTTP, FAANP, CTTS

Association for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence

Joelle Fathi, DNP, RN, APRN

University of Washington

Richard Feldman, MD, FAAFP

Franciscan Health Indianapolis

Michael R. Gieske, MD

St. Elizabeth Healthcare

Grant M. Greenberg MD, MA, MHSA

Department of Family Medicine

Lehigh Valley Health Network

Tom Houston, MD

Department of Family Medicine

The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Jennifer C. King, PhD

GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer (formerly Lung Cancer Alliance)

Deborah E. Klein, MD

Swedish Downtown Primary Care Clinic

Jennifer Redmond Knight, DrPH

College of Public Health

University of Kentucky

Chris Kotsen, PsyD, CTTS, NCTTP

Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Anne Norman, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, FAANP

American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Jamie L. Studts, PhD

Professor, Division of Medical Oncology

Department of Medicine

University of Colorado School of Medicine

Special thanks to the following for their testimonials/contributions of interview content for the Provider and Survivor Perspectives video segments:

Nancy Alvey

Teresa Secor

Maryanne Sheckman

Bill Smith

Tim Thompson and family (Tim lost his battle with lung cancer after video production.)

Cleveland Clinic (Bill Smith segment)

Hollings Cancer Center

Medical University of South Carolina (Dr. Warren segment)

North Shore Medical Center (Maryanne Sheckman segment)

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center

James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (Dr. Nana-Sinkam and Dr. Carbone segment)

Commercial Support

No commercial support was used or received to fund this online course.

Disclosures

As a provider accredited by the ACCME, the Office of CME & PD, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational activities. All planners, faculty, reviewers, and other persons that affected the content of this CME activity were required to submit a financial disclosure form from which relevant conflicts of interest were determined.

Course Director

Celeste Worth has no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.

Course Coordinator

Swopnil Sthapit-Gaines has no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.

Planning Committee Members

Karen Coombs has no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.

Connie Sorrell has no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.

Ruth Mattingly has no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.

Morel Jones has no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.

Faculty

Celeste Worth, Ruth Mattingly, Dr. Brigitte Danielle King, Dr. Barry Brian Sosnin, Dr. Graham Warren, and Dr. Patrick Nana-Sinkam have no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests. Dr. Goetz Kloecker has received speaker fees from Lilly, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Celgene, Genentech, and Boehringer Ingelheim, and consulting fees from Lilly and Novartis. Dr. David Carbone, has received consulting fees from Abbvie, Agenus, AstraZeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bristol Myers-Squibb (BMS), EMD Serono, Genentech/Roche, Helsinn, Humana, Incyte, Inivata, Inovio, Janssen, Kyowa Kirin, Merck, Novartis, Pfizer, prIME Oncology, Takeda Oncology; Contracted Research: BMS. Dr. Kloecker's and Dr. Carbone's presentations have been peer reviewed by Dr. Daniel Cogan and are determined to be free of commercial bias. Dr. Cogan has no relevant financial relationships with any commercial bias.

CME & PD Staff and Advisory Board

The University of Louisville CME & PD Advisory Board and office staff have nothing to disclose with the following Board Member exceptions: Sathya Krishnasamy, MD - Novo Nordisk (Grant Funding); Ashlee Bergin, MD – Merck Pharmaceuticals (Speaking); Michael Sowell, MD – Amgen (Speaking), Impax Pharmaceuticals (Grant Funding); Rainer Lenhardt, MD, CSL, Behring, Mallinckrodt and Merck (Speaking).

Course Originally Released On: 08/01/2019

Date of Most Recent Review: 10/26/2020

Course Termination Date: 07/31/2021

Contact Information:

Special services contact information

If you need special accommodations due to a disability, or for an alternative form of course materials, please email us at lucatraining@louisville.edu. Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof.

CME contact information

If you need support or have any questions related to obtaining CME credit, please e-mail the University of Louisville Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development program at cmepd@louisville.edu.

General contact information

If you have any questions about the content of this course or need assistance, please email us at lucatraining@louisville.edu.

Commercial Support

No commercial support was used or received to fund this online course.

The University of Louisville will not assume responsibility for damages, loss, or claims of any kind arising from or related to the information contained in this activity, including claims related to the products, drugs, or services mentioned herein.

Privacy Policy and Copyright

Privacy Policy

All personal/identifying information provided by course participants is confidential and will not be shared with any other parties for any reason without permission. Aggregate results from all participants' responses may be compiled and shared as evaluation of this offering.

Copyright

The University of Louisville has obtained permission from the Kentucky Cancer Program to use the content in this educational activity. If you would like to share content from this training/program, please contact LuCa National Training Network at lucatraining@louisville.edu.

References: Included in the Lung Cancer and the Primary Care Provider Resource Library

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