STATEMENT OF NEED
An estimated 236,740 new cases of lung cancer are reported in the United States annually, and 130,180 people die of the disease. Approximately 14% of cases are classified as small cell lung cancer (SCLC). While SCLC is usually treated with systemic therapy with or without radiation, the 5-year relative survival rate is a dismal 7%, indicating a need for continued research on more effective approaches to tumor control (ACS, 2022). To improve outcomes for patients with SCLC, remaining up to date with the latest clinical data in systemic therapy and radiotherapy is key. In this Video Viewpoint Strategy Session, Anne Chiang, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, and Henry Park, MD, MPH, Chief of the Thoracic Radiotherapy Program, both at Yale School of Medicine, will examine recent clinical advances and new opportunities in the management of SCLC, and discuss key clinical questions engendered by recent advances in treatment and the need for individualized care.
Medical oncologists, surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, pharmacists, oncology nurses, and other health care professionals involved in the treatment of patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC).
Anne Chiang, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief Network Officer
Deputy Chief Medical Officer
Smilow Cancer Network
Yale School of Medicine
Henry S. Park, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Therapeutic Radiology
Vice Chair for Clinical Research
Chief of Thoracic Radiotherapy
Smilow Cancer Network
Yale School of Medicine
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Anne Chiang, MD, PhD, discloses that she has served on an advisory board or panel for AstraZeneca and Regeneron; that she has served as a consultant for AstraZeneca and Genentech/Roche; and that she has received grants/research support from AbbVie, AstraZeneca, Bristol Myers Squibb, and Genentech/Roche.
Henry Park, MD, MPH, discloses that he has served on an advisory board or panel for Galera; that he has served as a consultant for AstraZeneca; that he has received grants/research support from RefleXion; and that he has received other financial or material support from Bristol Myers Squibb.
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