National Comprehensive Cancer Network

Educational Events & Programs

NCCN Academy for Excellence & Leadership in Oncology™
School of Pharmaceutical & Biotech Business

Issues in Personalized Medicine that Impact the Use of Drugs and Biologics

Entry-Level Module and Experienced Module

This module discusses the effects that personalized medicine has on treatment methods, payor decision-making, and market impact and may include the following topics:

  • Assessment of the evolving area of personalized medicine in the treatment of various tumor types, with attention to:
    • Biomarkers
    • Diagnosis, prognosis, and evaluation of therapeutic effects
    • Product development effects
  • Considerations regarding the information that payors now use and will use in the future in coverage and precertification decisions
  • Market implications for the use of drugs, biologics, or diagnostics