2024 University of Illinois Cancer Center
Winter CME Series

January 24, 2024 – GU, GI, and Thoracic Oncology

January 31, 2024 – Women’s Cancers – Year in Review

February 7, 2024 – Hematologic Malignancies – Update from ASH

THE LIVE STREAM LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE SENT TUESDAY BEFORE EACH OF THE SESSIONS.
YOU MUST BE REGISTERED TO RECEIVE THE LOGIN INSTRUCTIONS.

Venue SIX10
610 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60605
312-322-1725

Proudly Hosted by New York Oncology Hematology, PC

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Conference Information

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The sessions were recorded and will be posted online for on-demand access within 60-90 days following the live events.

THE DETAILS FOR EACH SESSION
ARE AVAILABLE BELOW BY SESSION DATE.

REGISTRATION FEES PER SESSION:
INDUSTRY = $200
MD/DO = $100
APP = $50
STUDENTS/FELLOWS = $0.00
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS CHICAGO STAFF, FACULTY AND AFFILIATES = $0.00

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations and refunds will be processed based on the following:
Up to 30 days prior to the conference = 100%
29 - 15 days prior to the conference = 50%
14-7 days prior to the conference = 25%
6-0 days prior to the conference = 0%
If you would like to request a refund, please email [email protected]

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DETAILS FOR SESSION 1: JANUARY 24, 2024 – GU, GI, AND THORACIC ONCOLOGY

Educational Goal

This conference aims to educate practitioners and update their knowledge of advances in diagnosing and managing GU, GI, and Thoracic Cancers.

Target Audience

The target audience for this conference is medical oncologists, hematologists, pathologists, oncology nurses, fellows, residents, advanced practice providers, family practitioners, primary care practitioners, allied health professionals, and other providers interested in the care of patients with cancer.

learning Objectives

After participating in these activities, learners will be better able to:

  • Participants will be able to evaluate the efficacy and safety of using PARP inhibitors in managing HRR-mutated metastatic prostate cancer, including potential side effects and monitoring parameters.
  • Participants will be able to review the latest guidelines and recommendations for peri-operative therapy in localized rectal cancer.
  • Participants will identify the role and significance of biomarkers in early and advanced-stage non-small
    cell lung cancer

Agenda

Day 1 – Wednesday, January 24, 2024
1:00 – 2:00pm – Registration, Exhibits, Ancillary Events
2:00 – 2:05pm – Introduction
2:05 – 2:50pm – Shifting Paradigms in the Treatment of Metastatic Prostate Cancer
2:50 – 3:35pm – The Evolving Landscape of Peri-operative Therapy for Localized Rectal Cancer: What Clinicians Need to Know
3:35 – 4:35pm – Break, Exhibits, Ancillary Events
4:35 – 5:20pm – Navigating Neoadjuvant Options: Current Updates in the Perioperative Treatment for Early-Stage Lung Cancer
5:20 – 6:05pm – Precision Oncology: Leveraging Biomarkers for First-Line Treatment in NSCLC
6:05 – 7:00pm – Exhibits, Ancillary Events

Series Course Chair

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VK Gadi, MD, PhD
Deputy Director, University of Illinois Cancer Center
Professor and Director, Medical Oncology, UIC Department of Medicine
University of Illinois Cancer Center
Chicago, IL

Co-Chair

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Ryan Nguyen, DO
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director, Precision Oncology Tumor Board
University of Illinois Cancer Center
Chicago, IL

Faculty

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Karine Tawagi, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Genitourinary Oncology Program Director, Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of Illinois
Chicago, IL
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Shikha Jain MD, FACP
Tenured Associate Professor of Medicine
GI Oncology Integrated Practice Unit (IPU) Lead
Director of Communication Strategies in Medicine
Associate Director of Oncology Communication & Digital Innovation
University of Illinois Cancer Center
Chicago, IL
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Frank Weinberg, MD, PhD
University of Illinois Cancer Center
Chicago, IL

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