Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ - New York, NY

When:  Aug 18, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (ET)

Organizers:
RuthAnn Gordon, MSN, FNP-BC, OCN – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Howard L. Kaufman, MD, FACS – Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Tracie K. Saunders, RN, MS – Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Jedd D. Wolchok, MD, PhD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

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7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Check-in, Onsite Registration and Interactive Breakfast Buffet
8:00 – 8:10 a.m. Welcome, Pre-test Questions by the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer
Introduction
and Q & A on Pre-Program Materials
Jedd D. Wolchok, MD, PhD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Session I: Basic Principles of Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy
8:10 – 8:40 a.m. Immunology and Immunotherapy 101 for the Non-Immunologist    
Howard L. Kaufman, MD, FACS – Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
8:40 – 9:10 a.m. Basic Principles of Cancer Immunotherapy  
Yvonne Saenger, MD Columbia University Medical Center
9:10 – 9:25 a.m. Interactive Break
Session II: The Role of Immunotherapy for Cancer – Clinical Indications and Patient Management
9:25 – 9:55 a.m. Overview of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Melanoma  
Michael Postow, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
9:55 – 10:25 a.m. Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Lung Cancer  
Naiyer A. Rizvi, MD Columbia University Medical Center
10:25 – 10:55 a.m. Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Genitourinary Cancers  
Susan F. Slovin, MD, PhD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center 
10:55 – 11:25 a.m. Immunotherapy on the Horizon  
Dmitriy Zamarin, MD, PhD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
11:25 – 11:55 a.m. Panel Discussion
Session II Speakers
11:55 a.m. – noon Post-test Questions
Closing Remarks

Howard L. Kaufman, MD, FACS – Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey



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Location

New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway
New York, NY 10036