Omid Hamid, MD
Chief, Translational Research & Immuno-Oncology
Director, Cutaneous Malignancies
The Angeles Clinic and Research Institute
Director of Experimental Therapeutics
Cedars Sinai Medical Care Foundation
Los Angeles, California
1. Describe the fundamentals of the immune system and the role and rationale for PD-1 inhibition as a treatment option for cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma
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