Merkel Cell Carcinoma - Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Management


Date
Jun 11, 2021 3:00 PM — 3:30 PM
Event
MGH Inpatient Oncology Rounds
Location
Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA, 02114, United States

Overview & Learning Objectives

  • Brief overview of pathophysiology of Merkel cell carcinoma
  • Recognize the use of Imaging and the Merkel cell polyoma virus serum antibody test in clinical practice
  • Discuss recently approved therapeutic strategies in MCC, including the use of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors as primary treatment, as well as emerging strategies in the neo-adjuvant and adjuvant setting
  • There is a slide component, which is used for didactic purposes
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David Michael Miller
Medical Oncologist and Dermatologist

My research interests include clinical and translational research in advanced skin cancers.

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