ACI-New Orleans Program Registration
Advance online registration for the Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ education program in New Orleans, La. is AVAILABLE NOW.Onsite registration is available - the onsite registration PDF form can be found here. Program Agenda
January 26, 2019 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 ImmunotherapyAugusto C. Ochoa, MD – LSU Health Sciences Center
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 CancerBrian Boulmay, MD – LSU Health Sciences Center
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of MelanomaTBD
9:20 – 9:25 a.m.
Concurrent Session 2
9:25 – 10:05 a.m.
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Head and Neck CancerTBD
Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Genitourinary MalignanciesPedro C. Barata, MD, MSc - Tulane University
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 TreatmentAshish Udhrain, MD – Thibodaux Regional Medical Center Panel Ashish Udhrain, MD – Thibodaux Regional Medical Center
Session IV: The Future of Cancer Immunotherapy
Noon – 12:25 p.m.
What’s Next for Cancer Immunotherapy?Tyler Curiel, MD – UT Health San Antonio
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, CE- and MOC-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.
The 2018-2019 Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy™ series is brought to you in collaboration with the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, the Association of Community Cancer Centers and the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association.
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Participation in this free online pre-program course is strongly recommended as it contains information that will not be covered at the program on December 15, 2018.
This updated, interactive course 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 course.
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