Amy M. Chan, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Section of Medical Oncology
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
About our presenter:
Dr. Chan earned a BS in Engineering from Duke University and an MS in Engineering from Stanford University. She received her MD with honors from Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and completed her training in Neurology and fellowship in Neuro-Oncology at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She is a certified adult Neuro-Oncologist, specializing in the treatment of adult patients with glioblastoma, CNS lymphoma, rare nervous system tumors including malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor, and neurologic complications of systemic cancer and its treatment. She is a clinician at heart and continues to work on bedside evaluation of clinical neurologic manifestations to gain new insights into the effects of emerging therapeutics.
Participants will be able to describe the diagnosis, grading system and management of complications of checkpoint inhibitor and CAR-T therapies.
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The following Activity Physician Director(s), planning committee member(s), speaker(s), author(s) or anyone in a position to control the content have reported the following financial interest or relationship* with various companies/organizations. The Activity Director and Planning Committee member roles were resolved by altering the individuals control over content about the products or services of the commercial interest by the Associate Dean for CME and the Department of Medicine Chair. All potential conflict(s) were resolved.
* Kelly Kieffer, MD ~ her spouse is a consultant for OcculoBio.
* Richard I. Rothstein, MD ~ has research support from Baranova (research grant to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center) and is on the Scientific Advisory Board for Allurion.
Other planning committee member(s), speaker(s), activity director(s), author(s) or anyone in a position to control the content for this program report no financial interest or relationship* with any company(ies) or organizations whose product may be germane to the content of their presentations.
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