Learning Objectives

CAGPO 2020 General Conference Learning Objectives

At the completion of this conference, the participant will: 
  • Comprehend the recent advances in the treatment of triple negative breast cancer, metastatic small cell lung cancer, metastatic prostate cancer and rectal cancer;
  • Apply new skills to treat ‘chemobrain’, seizures and toxicities due to radiation;
  • Acquire a working knowledge of the history of breast cancer;
  • Be able to evaluate the data concerning major advances presented at ASCO 2020;
  • Be able to implement improved toxicity management regarding immuno-oncology drugs;
  • Comprehend the role of the interventional radiologist in treating liver metastases and primary liver tumours;
  • Comprehend an approach to investigating and treating thyroid nodules;
  • Be able to apply knowledge acquired regarding treatment advances in CNS malignancies, neuroendocrine tumours and sarcoma;
  • Comprehend an approach to cancer care in the Indigenous patient;
  • Learn how to incorporate “CALM” into their practice.