CPD Activities

ICI GESTATIONAL TROPHOBLASTIC NEOPLASM PRECEPTORSHIP


ICI GESTATIONAL TROPHOBLASTIC NEOPLASM PRECEPTORSHIP


Starting on :04:00 PM 29 July, 2020 Venue:International Cancer Institute
Ending on :05:30 PM 06 July, 2020 Max Credits:10.00
Moderator:No Activity Moderator Activity Cost: Free Order

Presenters

1. Dr. Elly Odongo
Gynecologic Oncologist

2. Dr. Gregory Ganda
Gynecologic Oncologist

3. Dr. Dawit Worku
Gynecologic Oncologist

4. Dr. David Wata
Oncology Pharmacist

5. Prof. Chite Asirwa
Consultant Physician. Medical Oncologist & Hematologist Executive Director/CEO: International Cancer Institute (ICI)

6. Miss Catherine Wangechi
Clinical Psychologist

Description

Multidisciplinary management, standards of care, optimal diagnostics, therapies and future perspectives in the care of GTN patients in sub-Saharan Africa.

Objectives

1. Discuss the incidence and Epidemiology of GTN 2. Understand the clinical features and different types of GTN and their prognosis and molecular pathogenesis 3. Be familiar with the diagnostic and Imaging evaluation of GTN, including the role and limitations of computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and pelvic ultrasound and staging according to FIGO with providing (WHO) prognostic information for GTN 4. Counsel patients on treatment for recurrent or persistent disease 5. Understand the role of primary surgery in the management of complete and partial molar pregnancies 6. Understand the management of GTN by FIGO stage, including the indications for single-agent versus multiple-agent chemotherapy, and the role of chemotherapy in the treatment of persistent or recurrent disease 7. Understand the surveillance of GTN following treatment, including the importance of (and methods for) preventing subsequent pregnancy