OncLive, the leading digital provider of resources and information to oncology professionals, will host its latest State of the Science Summit„¢ on genitourinary cancers on Thursday, Dec. 13 from 5:45 to 9 p.m. at Motif Seattle in Washington. The summit will be co-chaired by expert medical oncologists from the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, which brings together the leading research teams and cancer specialists from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle Childrens and UW Medicine: Evan Y. Yu, M.D. and Petros Grivas, M.D., Ph.D.
Designed for community oncologists, fellows, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, researchers, and other health care professionals interested in genitourinary cancers, this educational summit will discuss newly diagnosed metastatic renal cell carcinoma, kidney cancer sequencing, updates in the management of advanced urothelial cancer, management of localized bladder cancer, treatment of non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer, metastatic castration-na¯ve prostate cancer, management of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. The event will also feature a peer exchange, which will be followed by a panel discussion and question-and-answer session.
Speakers for the program include the following experts:
- Neeraj Agarwal, M.D., professor of medicine, investigator, physician, Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah
- Tanya Dorff, M.D., associate clinical professor, department of medical oncology and therapeutics research, medical oncologist, City of Hope, Duarte, California
- Sumanta K. Pal, M.D., associate clinical professor, department of medical oncology and therapeutics research, co-director, Kidney Cancer Program, medical oncologist, City of Hope, Duarte, California
- Jonathan L. Wright, M.D., M.S., FACS, medical director, University of Washington Medical Center Urology Clinic
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.