Ovarian Cancer (BRCA1 Mutation): Molecular Oncology Tumor Boards

This free case-based activity includes a crowd-sourced discussion of a 52 year old woman with no previous medical or surgical history recently complained of new-onset abdominal bloating.  Physical examination and imaging revealed a pelvic mass.

Originally posted on a forum in the ASCO Connection, users now have the opportunity to claim CME, completion, or participation certificates for completing this activity.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Evaluate the pathological and clinical prognostic features for epithelial ovarian cancer
  2. Analyze the role of hereditary cancer syndromes (BRCA, Lynch Syndrome) in ovarian cancer
  3. Discuss the role of tumor molecular testing in the therapeutic management in patients with high grade serous ovarian cancer

This activity was made available on 6/24/2015 and will be reviewed on an annual basis to determine continued availability. A maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™ credit is available.

Competencies Addressed

Medical Knowledge (ACGME, AAPA)
Health Promotion, Health Protection, Disease Prevention, and Treatment (ONS)