This program has already taken place, to find information on upcoming programs, please click here. Program Agenda
Click here for more detailed CME, CNE, CPE and MOC information and program objectives.Presentations include time for Audience Response System (ARS)-assisted audience interaction as well as general question and answer time.
2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Session I: Introduction to Cancer Immunotherapy
3:25 – 3:30 p.m.
Welcome, Introduction, SITC Resources
3:30 – 4 p.m.
Basic Principles of Cancer ImmunotherapyAnil Shanker, PhD – Meharry Medical College
4 – 4:05 p.m.
Session II: Immunotherapy in Practice
4:05 – 4:40 p.m.
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Skin CancersDouglas B. Johnson, MD – Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Lung CancerDavid Spigel, MD – Sarah Cannon Research Institute
4:40 – 4:45 p.m.
4:45 – 5:20 p.m.
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Head and Neck CancersMichael Gibson, MD, PhD, FACP – Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Genitourinary MalignanciesNancy B. Davis, MD – Vanderbilt University Medical Center
5:20 – 5:25 p.m.
5:25 – 6 p.m.
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Hematologic MalignanciesOlalekan O. Oluwole, MD, MPH – Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Additional Solid TumorsErika P. Hamilton, MD – Sarah Cannon Research Institute
6 – 6:30 p.m.
Session III: Immunotherapy Challenges and Beyond
6:30 – 7:10 p.m.
Toxicity ManagementMelissa L. Johnson, MD – Sarah Cannon Research Institute
7:10 – 7:40 p.m.
Practical Barriers in Cancer Immunotherapy TreatmentAkiko Shimamota, PhD – Meharry Medical College
7:40 – 8:15 p.m.
What's next for cancer immunotherapy?Justin M. Balko, PhD, PharmD – Vanderbilt University Medical Center
8:15 – 8:20 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-, CNE-, MOC-certified programs. Presented by leading and local authorities in tumor immunology and cancer immunotherapy, these programs will facilitate understanding of:
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Participation in this free, CME-, CPE-, CNE- and MOC-certified online pre-program course is strongly recommended as it contains information that will not be covered at the program. This updated, interactive course provides foundational knowledge that is necessary for understanding cancer immunotherapy content that will be discussed at the in-person program.Click here to access the course.
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