New Frontiers in Cellular Therapy
Description: Cellular therapy is a rapidly advancing field. Physicians need to be familiar with current concepts in cellular therapy to adequately evaluate potential therapies for their patients.
Speaker: Patricia Shi, MD, MS, Medical Director, Therapeutic Aphresis and Cellular Therapy Collection Service, New York Blood Center
Sponsor: Nassau County Medical Society and the Nassau Academy of Medicine
Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Location: Westbury Manor, 1100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury, NY
Educational Objective: At the end of this CME activity, participants should be able to; distinguish between the various types of cellular therapies being investigated; understand the potential risks, benefits, and unknowns of such therapies and become familiarized with ethical concerns and questions raised by the advance of cellular therapy.
CME: 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit