Audio-Digest Foundation Announces the Release of Oncology Volume 04, Issue 11: Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer

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James L. Gulley, MD, PhD, Senior Investigator and Deputy Chief, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology, and Director, Clinical Trials Group, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, presented Combinatorial Vaccine-based Strategies, Challenges and Opportunities in Vaccine Therapy, and Role of Neoadjuvant Vaccines.

Audio-Digest Foundation announces the release of Oncology Volume 04, Issue 11: Immunotherapy for Prostate Cancer.

The goal of this program is to review recent research on the use of immunotherapy (IT) in the treatment of prostate cancer (PC). After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:

1. Compare outcomes of conventional treatment of PC with those from IT.
2. Explain the rationale for combining IT with chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and/or hormonal therapy to more effectively treat patients with advanced PC.
3. Cite research that supports use of IT earlier in the course of PC.
4. List conditions necessary for destruction of tumors by activated T cells.
5. Recognize the advantages of a neoadjuvant approach to IT in PC.

The original programs were presented by James L. Gulley, MD, PhD, Senior Investigator and Deputy Chief, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology, and Director, Clinical Trials Group, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

Audio-Digest Foundation, the largest independent publisher of Continuing Medical Education in the world, records over 10,000 hours of lectures every year in anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otolaryngology, pediatrics, psychology, and urology, by the leading medical researchers at the top laboratories, universities, and institutions.

Recent researchers have hailed from Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, Mayo Clinic, UCSF, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Kansas Medical Center, The University of California, San Diego, The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and many others.

Out of these cutting-edge programs, Audio-Digest then chooses the most clinically relevant, edits them for clarity, and publishes them either every week or every two weeks.

In addition, Audio-Digest publishes subscription series in conjunction with leading medical societies: DiabetesInsight with The American Diabetes Association, ACCEL with The American College of Cardiology, Continuum Audio with The American Academy of Neurology, and Journal Watch Audio General Medicine with Massachusetts Medical Society.

For 60 years, the global medical community of doctors, nurses, physician assistants, and other medical professionals around the world has subscribed to Audio-Digest specialty series in order to remain current in their specialties as well as to maintain their Continuing Education requirements with the most cutting-edge, independent, and unbiased continuing medical education (CME).

Long a technical innovator, Audio-Digest was the first to produce audio medical education programs and the first to produce in-car medical education. Currently, its subscription and annual products are available on CD and MP3, as well as iPhone, iPad, and Android apps.

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