9th Annual Biomarkers Congress
Advances in Cancer Management for the Surgeon

Schedule of Presentations:

Thursday, November 4, 2010
07:25:00 Welcome and Introductory Remarks
07:30:00 Hepatobiliary and Pancreas
07:35:00 Management of Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreas: Surgery Vs. Observation RICHARD SWANSON
08:00:00 Gallbladder Cancer: Strategies to Optimize Outcome CRISTINA FERRONE
08:30:00 Pancreatic Cancer in the Era of Molecular-Targeted Therapeutics: What's Next? WILLIAM G. CANCE
09:00:00 Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Resect, Ablate or Transplant? KENNETH TANABE
09:30:00 Interesting Case Presentations and Panel Discussion KENNETH TANABE, WILLIAM G. CANCE, CRISTINA FERRONE, RICHARD SWANSON
10:00:00 Break
10:10:00 Endocrine
10:15:00 Recent Advances in Parathyroid Surgery ANTONIA STEPHEN
10:40:00 Current Issues in the Management of Thyroid Cancer WILLIAM G. CANCE
11:05:00 Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy RICHARD HODIN
11:30:00 Break
12:00:00 Community Tumor Board: Case Presentations Drawn from the Audience James C. Cusack, KENNETH TANABE, WILLIAM G. CANCE, THEODORE HONG, David Ryan
12:55:00 Colorectal Cancer
13:00:00 Laparoscopic Colectomy for Colon Cancer PATRICIA SYLLA
13:25:00 Total Mesorectal Excision (TME) for Rectal Cancer James C. Cusack
13:50:00 Transanal Resection Vs. Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgical (TEM) Resection for Rectal Neoplasms PAUL SHELLITO
14:15:00 Liver Resection of Colorectal Cancer Metastases: How, When and Why? KENNETH TANABE
14:40:00 Interesting Case Presentations and Panel Discussion PATRICIA SYLLA
15:10:00 Wine and Cheese Reception with Faculty
15:35:00 Gastric Cancer, GIST and Sarcoma
15:40:00 Gastric Cancer: D1 Vs. D2 Lymph Node Dissection
16:05:00 Surgical Management of GIST in the Era of Imatinib CHADRAJIT RAUT
16:30:00 Management of Soft Tissue Sarcoma JOHN MULLEN
16:55:00 Interesting Case Presentations and Panel Discussion James C. Cusack, JOHN MULLEN, CHADRAJIT RAUT
17:15:00 Adjourn
Friday, November 5, 2010
07:25:00 Breast Cancer
07:30:00 Controversies in Local Management of Breast Cancer Barbara Smith
08:15:00 Current Management of DCIS, ADH and LCIS Michelle C. Specht
09:00:00 Breast Imaging: How Can It Help You? PHOEBE FREER
09:25:00 Challenges in Pre-operative Therapy for Breast Cancer Michelle Gadd
10:00:00 Break
10:15:00 Overview of Systemic Chemotherapy and Hormonal Therapy JOHN ERBAN
10:50:00 Radiation Therapy in 2010 ROBIN SCHOENTHALER
11:25:00 Breast Reconstruction: How to Prepare Your Patients WILLIAN GERALD AUSTEN
12:00:00 Banquet Luncheon and Interesting Case Presentations Michelle Gadd
12:55:00 Melanoma
13:00:00 Melanoma Diagnosis: When in Doubt ARTHUR SOBER
13:25:00 Primary Melanoma Management JENNIFER WARGO
13:50:00 Lymphatic Mapping for Melanoma: Who to Map and Why? KENNETH TANABE
14:15:00 Interesting Presentations and Panel Discussion James C. Cusack, KENNETH TANABE, JENNIFER WARGO, ARTHUR SOBER
14:25:00 Break
15:00:00 Surgical Techniques Workshop & Education Forums Session I
16:30:00 Surgical Techniques Workshop & Education Forums Session II
18:00:00 Adjourn
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