It is important to note there are twelve ACI online modules, you are currently reviewing module nine. You may complete any of the modules in the order you choose. Each module can be completed independently for continuing education credit.
The Mechanisms of Immune-Related Adverse Events module covers the inflammatory reaction produced by immune system responses, differences in adverse events compared to cytotoxic chemotherapy and targeted agents, and the timing of various immune toxicities.
Justine V. Cohen, DO – Massachusetts General Hospital
- Explain basic principles of immunological tolerance and autoimmunity
- Discuss the differential roles of CTLA-4 and PD-1 in maintenance of tolerance
- Describe mechanisms of breakdown of tolerance by checkpoint blockade
The ACI 2017 video series have been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, pharmacists, registered nurses and other healthcare professionals involved in the care of patients with cancer.