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2022, September 20 – Free VetMedTeam Webinar
September 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PDTFREE
Recent Advances in Veterinary Oncology: Updates Every General Practitioner Should Know
During this webinar, Rachel Venable, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Oncology) will provide an overview of recent advances in oncology.
The presentation discusses novel treatments and a new early cancer detection test. A review of the mechanism of action, study results, and uses of an oral treatment for canine lymphoma (Laverdia) along with an injectable treatment for canine mast cell tumor (Stelfonta) will be discussed. The presentation also provides a basic overview of cancer biology and introduces the fundamentals of blood-based “liquid biopsy” testing for canine cancer detection using next-generation sequencing of cell-free DNA (OncoK9). A review of the peer-reviewed clinical validation study of this testing in over 1,000 dogs is included.
The presenter is Rachel Venable, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Oncology).
If you are unable to make this date and time, please submit a registration anyway. A RACE-approved online course will be created using the archived recording of the webinar. All who register for the webinar will be able to access links once the course is open to enrollment.
This program has been approved for 1 hour of continuing education credit in jurisdictions that recognize RACE approval.
Acknowledgment of Commercial Support
This webinar is sponsored by PetDx.