Demystifying Molecular-Based Tests in Head and Neck Cancers – Research to Practice (UNC Lineberger Cancer Network)
September 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Research to Practice
CME — NCPD/CNE — ACPE — ASRT — CTR
12:00 – 1:00 PMDemystifying Molecular-Based Tests in Head and Neck Cancers
Siddharth Sheth, DO, MPHSiddharth Sheth, DO, MPH, will provide a brief overview of clinical factors relevant to head and neck cancers and basic management. Themain focus will be the current use of technologies that aid with the diagnosis, treatment selection, and monitoring of patientswith head and neck cancers. This includes next generation sequencing assays for DNA sequencing, RNA sequencing, andcirculating tumor DNA. The goal of the presentation is for providers to be comfortable with ordering and basic interpretation ofthese tests.