15th Annual Oncology Update

Join us summer 2018 for a CME update of the ASCO Annual Meeting!

Oncology Update is designed to offer clinicians a comprehensive overview of the most recent advances in the treatment of various oncologic malignancies.

Conference Dates and Locations

Conference Dates and Locations

  • San Diego, California, Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, Saturday, July 7, 2018
  • San Francisco, California, Omni Embarcadero, Saturday, July 21, 2018
  • Las Vegas, Nevada, Westin, Saturday, August 4, 2018
  • Los Angeles, California, Marina Del Ray Marriott, Saturday, August 18, 2018

Conference Details

Course Overview

Scripps Health’s Annual Oncology Update is designed to offer clinicians a comprehensive overview of the most recent advances in the treatment of various oncologic malignancies. During this one-day educational course, clinical experts in the fields of hematology and oncology will provide an overview of key findings from practice changing studies and the latest clinical data as presented at the 2018 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Invited speakers will review exciting and important abstracts presented at the ASCO meeting and discuss their relevance to the clinical oncology practice.

Educational Objectives

After attending this live activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss innovative and practice changing data presented at the 2018 ASCO Annual Meeting.
  • Assess advances in clinical oncology research.
  • Evaluate the role of new diagnostic techniques and therapeutic approaches in treating a number of oncologic malignancies.
  • Incorporate new, evidence-based treatment strategies into clinical practice.

Accreditation and Disclosures


Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Scripps Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Commercial Support

This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME Accreditation Standards for Commercial Support. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.

Cultural and Linguistic Competency

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient population through effective and appropriate professional development. The planners, speakers and authors of this CME activity have been encouraged to address issues relevant in their topic area. A variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency, some of which can be found in the Cultural & Linguistic Competency Resource Guide.

Event details
Date Time
Sat, Jul 7th, 2018 - Sat, Aug 18th, 2018 7 am - 3 pm
Date Time
Saturday, July 7th, 2018 7 am - 3 pm
Saturday, July 21st, 2018 7 am - 3 pm
Saturday, August 4th, 2018 7 am - 3 pm
Saturday, August 18th, 2018 7 am - 3 pm