Side Effects of CAR-T Treatment and Management

14 October 2021

 

Event Name: 

ACTRIS Cell Therapy Lecture Series: Side Effects of CAR-T Treatment and Management

Date: 

14 Oct 2021

Time: 

12 to 1pm

Synopsis: 

Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) treatment has given hope to many patients who would otherwise succumb to their relapsed/refractory diseases. However, this new therapy is often associated with significant toxicities, leading to morbidities and even mortalities occasionally. This talk focuses on the common side effects of CAR-T therapy as well as the early recognition and management of these side effects.

Speaker

Dr Esther Chan
Senior Consultant
Division of Haematology
Department of Haematology-Oncology
National University Cancer Institute Singapore

 

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