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ASCO News From Genentech

Genentech medicines that represent progress in targeted medicines and immunotherapies: Alectinib, pivotal data showing the investigational ALK inhibitor shrank tumors in about half of the people with advanced ALK-positive non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) following treatment with crizotinib [press release]. Atezolizumab (MPDL3280A; anti-PDL1), data showing the investigational cancer immunotherapy reduced the risk of death by half in […]

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PERJETA® (Pertuzumab) – June 9, 2015

Tuesday, June 9, 2015 Charleston’s Restaurant, 6839 S. Yale Ave , Tulsa, OK This program will discuss the use of PERJETA for the neoadjuvant treatment of HER2-positive early breast cancer, focusing on clinical trial data, eligibility, and safety. Click Here for more information

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Open Payments – Message from Novitas

Open Payments Program Increases Transparency in Health Care Click Here for more information CMS Blog

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Conversations About Supporting Your Patients With Chronic Transfusional Iron Overload – May 21

Dr. Isam Abdel-Karin from the Cooper Clinic will speak to us regarding conversations about supporting your patients with chronic transfusional iron overload. The program will be held at Legend’s Restaurant in Norman on Thursday, May 21 at 6 PM. RSVPs can be sent to Yvette at 918-851-1982 or yvette.phillips@novartis.com. Please RSVP by 5/18. Click Here for […]

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Survivorship Care Planning – May 19th, 2015

Kim Kopp, clinical nurse educator with Millennium will speak to us about survivorship care planning. The program will be held Tuesday, May 19th at 6 PM at Broadway 10 Bar and Chophouse in Oklahoma City. RSVPs can be sent to Lisa Stephenson at 405-833-2336 or lisa.stephenson@takeda.com before Friday May 15th. Click Here for more information.

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NEOONS Meeting May 12, 2015

May 12, 2015 at 5:45; at TiAmos “Oral Cancer Therapy Adherence Strategies” Speaker: Patricia Ault, RN formerly Nurse Practitioner with the Department of Leukemia at MD Anderson Cancer Center now in private practice. Our host for this meeting will be Bristol Myers-Squibb and Caryn Koger. RSVP to Barbara Spaine: bspaine@cox.net or by phone 918/519-3142.

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ONCO Meeting – May 7, 2015

6pm, Thursday, May 7, 2015 RedPrime Steakhouse, 504 N Broadway, Oklahoma City Bristol-Myers Squibb is hosting Dr. Carl Chakmakjian from Texas Oncology to speak about Immuno-Oncology: A new treatment approach for previously treated metastatic squamouse NSCLC (Opdivo). RSVPs at http://amp2.h2fmedia.com/Amp/q.aspx?215076032926_o_0d431e93-11d1-45ba-adda-9b358b9c8e4a or 1-866-491-1780 Meeting ID 1219854 If you have any further questions about the dinner, please contact […]

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Here Comes ICD-10-CM Right On Your Computer…Your Invitation Enclosed…

Here are the links to register for ICD-10-CM webinars–IF YOU REGISTERED FOR SOLID TUMORS, please re-register–the link was not live. Please do not register, if you think you will be unable to come. On the other hand, please reserve your space early if you want to attend as we may limit attendees. Click on the […]

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Right Here at Home – April 2015 Edition of the Cancer Centers of Southwest Oklahoma quarterly newsletter

An Open Letter to the Governor by Nadim Nimeh, MD Comanche County Memorial Hospital Receives National Outstanding Achievement Award from American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer An Extra Layer of Support

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Celebrating Survivorship/Survivorship Care/Oncologic Emergencies Webinar

April 25, 2015 – Live Streaming educational program for Congress. 9 CNEs are available to those to register and pay the $99 fee but you are welcome to view the presentations for free if you do not want the CNEs. The topics for Live Streaming event are Celebrating Survivorship, Oral Therapy: Underadherence, overadherence and everything […]

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