Glioblastoma: ASCO Tumor Boards

This is a free case-based activity that includes discussion of a 20 year old male patient with a glioblastoma, presenting with his first relapse after radiation therapy. Along with the patient case, there is a discussion board on ASCO Connection, where users can post comments/questions to each other and to the faculty. By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Apply lessons learned about the challenge of targeted therapy and utilizing Bevacizumab up front
  • Describe the targetable genomic landscape of glioblastoma (GBM)
  • Evaluate the potential mechanisms of resistance to targeted therapies for GBM patients
  • Apply knowledge learned from case studies to improve the care of GBM patients

ACGME Competencies addressed: Medical Knowledge

Note: This course is accessible through mobile devices as well as personal computers

Funding for this activity was provided by the National Brain Tumor Society.