Keeping Up To Date with the Explosion of Immunotherapy in Cancer

When:  Jun 3, 2017 from 18:00 to 20:30 (CT)

Presented by prIME Oncology in collaboration with the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer

This satellite symposium, which will be held during the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting, is specifically designed to meet the needs of practicing oncologists, pathologists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients with cancer. The program will include highly interactive hot topic discussions and case studies. The session will highlight the unique characteristics of immunotherapy in oncology and recent clinical trial data evaluating novel immunotherapies and combination strategies for the treatment of solid tumors. Clinicians will gain valuable insight from leading experts in the field regarding how recent advances in immunotherapy will impact clinical practice and strategies for integration of immunotherapy into the treatment of a variety of solid tumor types.

Learn more about this meeting and register to attend here.

Session Speakers and Topics

6 – 6:30 p.m.

Registration and Dinner

6:30 – 6:35 p.m.

Welcome and Warm-up Immunotherapy Quiz
Brian I. Rini, MD – Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center

6:35 – 6:53 p.m.

Immunotherapy in Clinical Practice: Lessons Learned and Unanswered Questions
Mario Sznol, MD – Yale School of Medicine

6:53 – 7:11 p.m.

Hot Topic: Immunotherapy Combinations
Jean-Charles Soria, MD, PhD – Gustave Roussy

7:11 – 8:16 p.m.

How is Immunotherapy Changing the Face of Cancer Treatment?

Lung Cancers
Ramaswamy Govindan, MD – Washington University School of Medicine

Head and Neck Cancers
Tanguy Seiwert, MD – University of Chicago

Genitourinary Cancers
Brian I. Rini, MD – Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center

Gastrointestinal Cancers
Michael A. Morse, MD, MHS – Duke University Medical Center

Breast Cancer
Rita Nanda, MD – University of Chicago

8:16 – 8:28 p.m.

Quiz Questions Revote, Faculty Panel Commentary and Audience Questions
All faculty, Led by Brian I. Rini, MD – Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center

8:28 – 8:30 p.m.

prIME Points™
Brian I. Rini, MD –  Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center

8:30 p.m.


Other Information
Not an official event of the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting
Not sponsored or endorsed by ASCO or the Conquer Cancer Foundation

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Chicago Ballrooms 9 & 10
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