ACI-Pittsburgh Program Registration
Advance online registration for the Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ education program in Pittsburgh, Penn. is AVAILABLE NOW. Advanced registration closes at 5 p.m. ET on Monday, December 10.Onsite registration is available - a PDF version of the registration form can be found here. Program Agenda
December 15, 2018 ProgramCredit information to be announced. Click here for more detailed CME, CNE and CPE information and program objectives.
Presentations include time for Audience Response System (ARS)-assisted audience interaction as well as general question and answer time.
7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Check-in, Onsite Registration and Networking
Session I: Introduction to Cancer Immunotherapy
8:00 – 8:05 a.m.
Welcome, Introduction, SITC Resources
8:05 – 8:35 a.m.
Basic Principles of Cancer ImmunotherapyGreg M. Delgoffe, MD – University of Pittsburgh
8:35 – 8:40 a.m.
Session II: Immunotherapy in Practice
Concurrent Session 1
8:40 – 9:20 a.m.
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Lung CancerAntoinette Wozniak, MD – University of Pittsburgh
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of MelanomaSanjiv S. Agarwala, MD – St. Luke's Cancer Center and Temple University
9:20 – 9:25 a.m.
Concurrent Session 2
9:25 – 10:05 a.m.
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Head and Neck CancerDan P. Zandberg, MD – UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Genitourinary MalignanciesTBD
10:05 – 10:10 a.m.
Joint Session (all attendees)
10:10 – 10:50 a.m.
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Hematologic MalignanciesTBD
Session III: Barriers in Practice
11:20 – Noon
Practical Barriers in Cancer Immunotherapy TreatmentAmy Schippers, PA-C – St. Luke's University & Health Network, St. Luke's Cancer CenterPanel Peter Ellis, MD – UPMC Hillman Cancer CenterAmy Schippers, PA-C – St. Luke's University & Health Network, St. Luke's Cancer Center
Session IV: The Future of Cancer Immunotherapy
Noon – 12:25 p.m.
What’s Next for Cancer Immunotherapy?Dario Vignali, PhD – University of Pittsburgh
12:25 – 12:30 p.m.
Specifically designed by the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) for clinical oncologists, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, emergency physicians and the entire cancer care team, the Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ (ACI) programs are introductory, CME-, CPE- and CNE-accredited programs. Presented by leading and local authorities in tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy, these 4.5 hour programs will facilitate understanding of:
Attendees will also have an opportunity for connecting with regional experts in the immunotherapy field at the live event, through four quarterly webinars, and indefinitely through a dedicated online community forum. These connections will serve as ongoing resources while clinical oncologists and other healthcare providers incorporate immunotherapy into practice.
For more information, including program objectives, click here.
View the SITC Meeting Code of Conduct.This program is presented in collaboration with the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) and the Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC).
Marriott Pittsburgh City Center112 Washington PlacePittsburgh, PA 15219
Participation in this free online pre-program class is strongly recommended as it contains information that will not be covered at the program on December 15, 2018.
This interactive class provides foundational knowledge that is necessary for understanding cancer immunotherapy content that will be discussed at the in-person program. Upon completion of the course, participants can earn continuing education credits (CME, CNE and CPE credits are available).
Click here to access this free class.
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