Journal Club: Outcomes by Cardiac Stage in Patients with Newly Diagnosed AL Amyloidosis Phase 3 ANDROMEDA Trial
In this month's Journal Club, Dr Annie Tsay (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, US), Dr Jose Alvarez-Cardona (New York University School of Medicine, US), Prof Dan Lenihan (Saint Francis Healthcare System, US) and Prof Joe Carver (University of Pennsylvania, US) discuss the intricate findings of the Phase 3 ANDROMEDA Trial, specifically focusing on Outcomes by Cardiac Stage in Patients with Newly Diagnosed AL Amyloidosis. This discussion will provide a comprehensive exploration of the trial's results, shedding light on the crucial aspects of cardiac staging and its impact on the prognosis and treatment outcomes for patients diagnosed with AL Amyloidosis.
The partnership combines Radcliffe’s rapidly growing global community and expertise in delivering the most innovative virtual events, with the knowledge and experience of IC-OS’s members, to curate broadcasts that challenge current practice and have real-world patient benefits.
This broadcast is for cardiologists, haematologists, oncologists, nurse practitioners, nurses and pharmacists.
The International Cardio-Oncology Society is a committed group of professionals throughout the world who are striving to protect the cardiovascular health of all patients who are undergoing cancer therapy. By optimising the cardiac status of patients with cancer before, during and after their treatment, IC-OS is collectively improving the overall outcomes including survival and quality of life. IC-OS aims to provide the latest scientific and clinical education and research for anyone treating patients with cancer in the hopes of enhancing cardiovascular protection.
This is an independent activity run by the International cardio-oncology Society (ICOS) and co-produced in collaboration with Radcliffe Cardiology. IC-OS has been provided support to deliver this webinar series by AstraZeneca, BMS/Pfizer Alliance, Eli Lilly and Roche through an unrestricted educational grant to cover organisational costs and has had no input into the agenda or content of this educational activity. Radcliffe Cardiology has received no industry funding.
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Prof Daniel Lenihan is a cardio-oncologist specialising in cardiology, heart disease and advanced heart failure, at Saint Francis Healthcare System, Cape Girardeau, US.
He is a co-Founder and Board Member of the International Cardio-Oncology Society (ICOS), which is an international professional association whose primary goal is to eliminate cardiac disease as a barrier to effective cancer therapy.
He is actively involved in patient care as the Director of the Cardio-Oncology Programme, Cardiac Rehabilitation, and the Heart Failure clinic at Saint Francis Healthcare System.
Prof Joe Carver is the Bernard Fishman Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, US the Chief Operating Officer of the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute and the Chief of Staff of the Abramson Cancer Center.
He is the Director of the Thalheimer Cardio-oncology Center at the Abramson Cancer Center and his clinical practice is in the subspecialty of cardio-oncology.
Dr Jose Alvarez-Cardona is a Cardiologist and Assistant Professor at New York University School of Medicine, New York, US.
He received his medical degree from University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. He specialises in cardiomyopathy and heart failure. His specialities include cardiac amyloidosis, cardiomyopathy and heart failure, congestive heart failure, heart transplant and left ventricular assist devices.