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Coming Soon: The NCCN 17th Annual Conference: Clinical Practice Guidelines & Quality Cancer Care™

Carrie Capili, Communications Specialist, Editor

The NCCN 17th Annual Conference: Clinical Practice Guidelines & Quality Cancer Care™ will take place from March 14, 2012 through March 18, 2012 at The Westin Diplomat in Hollywood, FL. The NCCN Annual Conference attracts more than 1,700 registrants from across the United States and the globe including oncologists (in both community and academic settings), oncology fellows, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals involved in the care of patients with cancer. Expert opinion leaders will present the latest cancer therapies and provide updates on selected NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®), the data upon which the NCCN Guidelines® are based, and quality initiatives in oncology. Topics for the NCCN 17th Annual Conference, highlighting Clinical Practice Decisions – Bringing Data and Practice Together, will include:

  • Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia – New Guideline!
  • Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology – New Guideline!
  • Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Metastases
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Lung Cancer Screening – New Guideline!
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer

The NCCN Annual Conference will also include roundtable discussions featuring the foremost professionals from academic, patient advocacy, government, payor, industry, and business realms of cancer care. Information on special sessions, satellite symposia, and Sunday Brunch with the Experts is coming soon.

Register now for the NCCN 17th Annual Conference and take advantage of the Early Bird Registration Rate which expires January 31, 2012!