The event features leading oncologists from distinguished institutions
OncLive®, the leading digital provider of resources and information to
oncology professionals, presents the latest State of the Science Summit™
on gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies on April 24 from 5:30 to 9:15 p.m.
at Millennium Hilton in New York City. The program will be chaired by Diane
M. Simeone, M.D., director, Pancreatic Cancer Center, NYU Langone
Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center.
This educational summit is designed to discuss the latest developments
in the field of GI malignancies with community oncologists. The expert
presenters will focus on pressing topics including the new era of
critical information in patient care for patients with pancreatic
cancer, the role of immuno-oncology in GI malignancies, surgical
approaches in hepatobiliary neoplasms and cholangiocarcinoma and colon
cancer survivorship. Presenters will also engage in a peer-exchange
discussion and address audience questions.
Presenters for the event include:
Greg L. Beatty, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of medical
oncology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Eric A. Collisson, M.D., associate professor of medicine,
University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
Paul E. Oberstein, M.D., head, GI medical oncology, New York
University Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center
Theodore H. Welling, M.D., director, liver tumor program, New
York Langone Health’s Perlmutter Cancer Center
State of the Science Summit™ is a premier conference series hosted by
OncLive® that feature medical professionals from across the nation. To
discuss current treatment options, each summit integrates academic and
community-based physicians and health care professionals from across key
disciplines that range from medical and surgical oncology to hematology.
Registration is free and open to all health care professionals, and food
and beverages will be served. For more information and to register,
or contact Allison Cooper at ACooper@curetoday.com.
A digital platform of resources for practicing oncologists, OncLive®
offers oncology professionals information they can use to help provide
the best patient care. OncLive.com is the official website for MJH
Associates’ Oncology Specialty Group, which publishes OncologyLive®,
Oncology Nursing News® and more. MJH Associates is a full-service
health care communications company offering education, research and
medical media, including curetoday.com and CURE® magazine, the
largest U.S. consumer publication focused entirely on cancer. Combining
science and humanity to make cancer understandable, CURE® reaches
patients, cancer centers and advocacy groups.
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