Designed for those preparing for an exam or looking for a refresher course, this activity offers a review of the general principles of molecular oncology, as well as tumor-specific pathways. This course consists of a 22 multiple-choice question self-assessment that includes answer rationales and links to relevant resources.
- Describe physiologic functions of oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes.
- Apply knowledge of genetic cancer events to selecting appropriate targeted therapies.
- Enhance awareness of molecular classification tools in order to improve diagnostic evaluation of patients.
CME credit is available for this course.
ACGME Competencies addressed: Medical Knowledge; Practice-based Learning & Improvement