Umamaheswar Duvvuri, MD, PhD, discusses the current state and future direction of personalized care for head & neck cancer.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Explain the epidemiology of oropharyngeal cancer
- Describe role(s) of surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation in the treatment of Head & Neck Cancer
- Explain the role of targeted therapies in the management of Head & Neck Cancer
All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity have disclosed all financial relationships with any companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. All of the relevant financial relationships for the individuals listed below have been mitigated
- Dr. Umamaheswar Duvvuri is a consultant: Activ Surgical
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Release Date: 4/22/2021 | Last Modified On: 7/13/2022| Expires: 7/8/2023