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Testing Your Knowledge of Oral Selective Estrogen Receptor Degraders

  • Authors: Mafalda Oliveira, MD, PhD
  • CME / ABIM MOC Released: 7/28/2023
  • Valid for credit through: 7/28/2024, 11:59 PM EST
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  • Credits Available

    Physicians - maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

    ABIM Diplomates - maximum of 0.25 ABIM MOC points

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    • Letter of Completion
    • ABIM MOC points

Target Audience and Goal Statement

This activity is intended for oncologists, obstetricians/gynecologists, pathologists, and other clinicians who care for patients with breast cancer.

The goal of this activity is for learners to be better able to recognize the role of oral SERDs in advanced breast cancer care and identify ways to best incorporate oral SERDs into their clinical practice.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding the
    • Mechanism of action of oral SERDs in hormone receptor (HR)-positive breast cancer 
    • Clinical data associated with the oral SERDs in HR-positive breast cancer
  • Self-assess learning needs related to
    • Incorporating oral SERDs into the treatment toolbox for patients with HR-positive metastatic breast cancer


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  • Mafalda Oliveira, MD, PhD

    Senior Consultant, Medical Oncology Department
    Vall d’Hebron University Hospital
    Senior Clinical Investigator, Breast Cancer Group
    Vall d’Hebron Institute of Oncology (VHIO)
    Vall d’Hebron Barcelona Hospital Campus
    Barcelona, Spain


    Mafalda Oliveira, MD, PhD, has the following relevant financial relationships: 
    Consultant or advisor for: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP; Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.; Gilead Sciences, Inc.; iTeos Therapeutics; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Corp.; Pierre Fabre; Relay; Roche; Seagen, Inc.
    Speaker or member of speakers bureau for: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP; Eisai Inc.; Gilead Sciences, Inc.; Merck Sharp & Dohme, Corp.; Novartis; Pfizer, Inc.; Roche; Seagen, Inc.
    Research funding from: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP; Ayala Pharmaceuticals; Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Genentech; Gilead Sciences, Inc.; GlaxoSmithKline; Novartis; Roche; Seagen, Inc.; Zenith Epigenetics


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    Medical Education Director, Medscape, LLC


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  • Tristin Abair, PhD

    Senior Medical Writer, Medscape, LLC


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  • Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CNE, CHCP

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance, Medscape, LLC


    Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CNE, CHCP, has no relevant financial relationships.

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This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has no relevant financial relationships.

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Testing Your Knowledge of Oral Selective Estrogen Receptor Degraders

Authors: Mafalda Oliveira, MD, PhDFaculty and Disclosures

CME / ABIM MOC Released: 7/28/2023

Valid for credit through: 7/28/2024, 11:59 PM EST


The goals of continuing medical education (CME) and professional development are to acquire and retain knowledge that will enhance clinical practice and improve patient outcomes. The following self-assessment survey is offered for CME credit and is designed to test your current knowledge and skills related to the use of oral selection estrogen receptor degraders (SERDs) in the treatment of patients with hormone receptor (HR)-positive advanced breast cancer (ABC).

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