9th Annual Biomarkers Congress
2010 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium
Orlando World Center Marriott Orlando
8701 World Center Drive Orlando
Alexandria, VA
http://www.asco.org/ASCOv2/Meetings/Gastrointestinal+Cancers+Symposium/Program+%26+Onsite+Details/Program+Agenda
2010 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium

Schedule of Presentations:

Friday, January 22, 2010
07:00:00 Exhibit Hall Open
07:05:00 Continental Breakfast Provided
07:45:00 Welcome
08:00:00 General Session I: Cancers of the Esophagus and Stomach: Prevention, Screening, and Diagnosis Kevin C Conlon
08:15:00 Epidemiology: Global Variations in the Rising Incidence of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Amnon Sonnenberg
09:00:00 Chemoprevention With Aspirin, Statins, Etc: Not Just for the Heart Janusz Jankowski
09:15:00 Can We Prevent Esophageal Cancer by Early Endoscopic Intervention? Prateek Sharma
09:25:00 Q&A
09:30:00 Break
09:50:00 General Session II: Cancers of the Esophagus and Stomach: Translational Research David Cunningham
10:15:00 Likely Pathways for Therapy in Esophagogastric Cancer Andres Cervantes-Ruiperez
10:30:00 New Agents for Therapy in Esophagogastric Cancer Heinz-Josef Lenz
11:00:00 Molecular Imaging in Guiding Oncologic Therapeutics Thomas D. Wang
11:15:00 Q&A
11:20:00 General Poster Session A: Cancers of the Esophagus and Stomach
11:30:00 Fellows, Residents, and Junior Faculty Networking Luncheon Richard M. Goldberg
12:50:00 Oral Abstract Session: Cancers of the Esophagus and Stomach Michael G Haddock
14:20:00 Break
14:40:00 General Session III: Cancers of the Esophagus and Stomach: Multidisciplinary Treatment Lisa A. Kachnic, Steven N. Hochwald
15:00:00 Differentiating the Management of Adenocarcinoma and Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Esophagus Hope E. Uronis
15:15:00 Case Presentations and Panel Discussion: Esophageal Cancers Jaffer A. Ajani
15:30:00 Radiation Oncologist Lisa A. Kachnic
15:45:00 Surgical Oncologist Roderich Schwarz, Steven N. Hochwald
15:50:00 Endoscopist Irving Waxman
16:00:00 Q&A
16:30:00 General Session IV: Cancers of the Pancreas, Small Bowel, and Hepatobiliary Tract: Prevention, Screening, and Diagnosis Sapna Syngal, Jorge A. Marrero
16:45:00 Screening for Pancreatic Cancer: Who, How, When? Marcia Canto
17:00:00 Novel Biomarkers for Pancreatic Cancer Samir Hanash
17:15:00 FISH Analysis to Diagnose Biliary Cancers Gregory J. Gores
17:30:00 Q&A
18:00:00 Reception and General Poster Session A: Cancers of the Esophagus and Stomach, continued
19:30:00 End of the day 1
Saturday, January 23, 2010
06:45:00 Exhibit Hall Open
06:50:00 Continental Breakfast Provided
06:55:00 Meet the Professor Sessions
07:10:00 Advanced Imaging Techniques Dushyant Sahani, Charles J. Lightdale
07:15:00 Tumor Profiling Howard McLeod
07:20:00 Newer Radiation Techniques in the Treatment of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Cancers Harvey J. Mamon
07:30:00 Minimally Invasive Surgical Approaches to Colorectal Cancer Heidi Nelson
07:45:00 Welcome
08:00:00 General Session V: Cancers of the Pancreas, Small Bowel, and Hepatobiliary Tract: Translational Research Morris Sherman, Wells A. Messersmith
08:15:00 Cancer Metabolism Chi Van Dang
08:30:00 Normalizing the Tumor Microenvironment to Improve Drug Delivery and Efficacy Rakesh K Jain
08:55:00 Drug Delivery In Pancreatic Cancer David A Tuveson
09:15:00 Q&A
09:30:00 Break
09:50:00 General Session VI: Cancers of the Pancreas, Small Bowel, and Hepatobiliary Tract: Multidisciplinary Treatment William Regine, Andrew M Lowy
10:15:00 Systemic Chemotherapy for Advanced Biliary Tract Cancer Juan W. Valle
10:30:00 Case Presentations and Panel Discussion: Management of Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer
10:45:00 Medical Oncologist Gauri Varadhachary
10:50:00 Surgical Oncologist Nipun B. Merchant
11:00:00 Radiation Oncologist Joseph M. Herman
11:05:00 Gastroenterologist William R. Brugge
11:10:00 Q&A
11:20:00 General Poster Session B: Cancers of the Pancreas, Small Bowel, and Hepatobiliary Tract
11:25:00 Translational Research Topic Forums
11:45:00 Host and Environmental Virulence Factors for H. pylori in Gastric Cancer Peter Malfertheiner
12:00:00 GI Cancer Stem Cells: Bench to Bedside Timothy C. Wang, Jaffer A. Ajani
12:15:00 New Data on SRC Signaling in Pancreatic Cancer David J. Shields
12:30:00 Targeting K-ras Channing Der
12:45:00 Is There Resistance to Anti-angiogenic Agents? Lee M Ellis
12:50:00 Oral Abstract Session: Cancers of the Pancreas, Small Bowel, and Hepatobiliary Tract Dan Laheru
14:20:00 Break
14:40:00 General Session VII: Cancers of the Colon and Rectum: Prevention, Screening, and Diagnosis William M Grady, Nadir Arber
15:00:00 New Screening Models: Blood, Stool, Capsule Endoscopy David A. Ahlquist
15:15:00 Chemoprevention: Who Can Benefit? Robert S Bresalier
15:30:00 Modern Imaging: Staging and Evaluation of Rectal Cancer Gina Brown
16:00:00 Q&A
16:10:00 Reception and General Poster Session B: Cancers of the Pancreas, Small Bowel, and Hepatobiliary Tract, continued
16:40:00 Meet the Professor Sessions
17:00:00 Advanced Imaging Techniques Dushyant Sahani, Charles J. Lightdale
17:15:00 Tumor Profiling Howard McLeod
17:30:00 Current Status of Laparoscopic Surgery for Pancreatic and Liver Tumors Sharon M. Weber
17:35:00 Primer in Cancer Genetics Miguel Rodriguez-Bigas
17:45:00 Tumor Board: Metastatic Endocrine Tumors to the Liver: Potential Roles of Surgery, Chemotherapy, and Radiation Therapy
18:00:00 Surgical Oncologist Andrea Frilling
18:15:00 Medical oncologist Lillian L. Siu
18:30:00 Radiation Oncologist Brian G. Czito
18:35:00 Interventional Radiologist Jeff Geschwind
Sunday, January 24, 2010
07:00:00 General Poster Session C: Cancers of the Colon and Rectum
08:05:00 Welcome
08:10:00 General Session VIII: Cancers of the Colon and Rectum: Translational Research Lisa A. Kachnic
08:30:00 Pursuit of novel treatment strategies in the KRAS Wild Type Tumor Patient Cornelis J. A. Punt
09:00:00 Overcoming Challenges in Treating the KRAS Mutant Tumor Type Eric Van Cutsem
09:10:00 Angiogenesis Inhibition and Its Impact on Future Adjuvant Studies and Advanced Disease Lee M Ellis
09:30:00 Q&A
09:35:00 Integrated Genomic Analyses of Human Cancer Keynote Lecture
10:15:00 Break
10:30:00 Oral Abstract Session: Cancers of the Colon and Rectum Cornelius J.H. van de Velde
12:00:00 General Poster Session C: Cancers of the Colon and Rectum, continued
13:00:00 General Session IX: Cancers of the Colon and Rectum: Multidisciplinary Treatment Cathy Eng, Vincenzo Valentini
13:15:00 Quality Control in Colorectal Cancer Treatment Cornelius J.H. van de Velde
13:20:00 Non-operative Approaches for Rectal Cancer Bruce Minsky
13:30:00 Predictive Models of Response Howard McLeod
13:40:00 Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: Bevacizumab vs. Cetuximab in the Surgically Resectable Patient Charles Blanke
13:50:00 Case Presentation and Panel Discussion
14:00:00 Medical Oncologists Cathy Eng, Charles Blanke
14:10:00 Surgical Oncologist Cornelius J.H. van de Velde
14:15:00 Radiation Oncologists Bruce Minsky, Vincenzo Valentini
14:30:00 Pharmacogenetics Howard McLeod
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