OncLive, the nations leading digital resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to provide the best patient care, will host its latest State of the Science Summit„¢ on non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) Tuesday, April 16, from 5 to 9 p.m. at Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas. The summit will be co-chaired by Kartik Konduri, M.D., co-medical director of the lung cancer center of excellence at Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center at Baylor University Medical Center, and David P. Mason, M.D., chief of thoracic surgery and lung transplantation for Baylor Scott & White Health.
This interactive and educational meeting will discuss novel treatments for patients with breast cancer. Expert presenters will delve into issues facing lung cancer specialists, oncologists, nurses and other medical professionals, such as stage 3 NSCLC, stage 4 non-squamous NSCLC, stage 4 squamous NSCLC, optimal tyrosine kinase inhibitors in EGFR-positive NSCL, ALK-positive NSCLC and emerging biomarkers in NSCLC. The presenters will also engage in a peer exchange and address audience questions.
Presenters for the summit include the following experts:
- Claude Denham, M.D., hematologist and oncologist, Texas Oncology
- Ronan J. Kelly, M.D., MBA, director of oncology, Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center
- Eric Nadler, M.D., M.P.P., medical director, US Oncology Health Informatics and Internet Technology, Texas Oncology
State of the Science Summit„¢ is a premier conference series, hosted by OncLive, that features medical experts from across the nation discussing treatment options. Each summit integrates academic and community-based physicians and health care professionals across key disciplines, 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, visit https://www.onclive.com/meetings/soss or contact Kayla Collins at [email protected].
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 the MJH Associates, Inc., Oncology Specialty Group, which publishes OncologyLive, Oncology Nursing News and more. MJH Associates, Inc., 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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