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A Vision of Hope: A Kidney Cancer Educational Symposium in Philadelphia, PA

A VISION OF HOPE: A KIDNEY CANCER EDUCATIONAL SYMPOSIUM
PRESENTED BY THE JUDY NICHOLSON KIDNEY CANCER FOUNDATION AND PENN’S ABRAMSON CANCER CENTER

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2019
7:30 AM – 3:45 PM
UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA I BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH BUILDING
421 CURIE BLVD, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19104

7:30 AM Check in, Continental Breakfast, visit Exhibits and Experts
Ask the Experts – Survivorship and Integrative Therapies
Clinical Trials
Coping with Emotions
Giving Back
Good Shepherd Penn Partners
Home Care
Managing Physical Symptoms
Nutrition
OncoLink.com
Patient Navigator

8:15 AM Welcome and Opening Remarks
Naomi B Haas, MD | Conference Chair
Nick Nicholson | Founder Judy Nicholson Kidney Cancer Foundation | Conference Chair
News and Events
TBA Judy Nicholson Kidney Cancer Foundation
TBA From Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center

General Session 1

8:30 am My Surgery for Kidney Cancer
Thomas J. Guzzo, MD, MPH- UPENN UPENN I Abramson Cancer Center

8:50 am Innovative Approaches for Locally Advanced Kidney Cancer
Robert G. Uzzo, MD, FACS FCCC (or Alex Kutikov or Ed Trabulsi)

9:10 am Why perioperative therapy could cure kidney cancer
Naomi B. Haas, MD UPENN I Abramson Cancer Center

9:30 am What do my genes tell me about kidney cancer?
Toni Chouieiri, MD- DFCI

9:50 am Why (or why not) combination therapy may be best for my kidney cancer
Betsy Plimack, MD, MS Temple Health l FCCC (Mike Atkins)

10:10 am What’s new for my cancer beyond first line treatment?
Camillo Porta, MD University of Pavia (camillo.porta@icsmaugeri.it)

10:40 am Treatment of non- clear cell cancer? Unique and deserving of its own focus
Vivek K Narayan, MD, MS UPENN I Abramson Cancer Center

11:10 am Panel Discussion – Moderator Naomi Haas
All speakers above

11:50 am Lunch with the Doctors

12:30 pm Patient and Caregiver Networking Session

General Session 2 -

1:00 pm Patient Perspective on Clinical Trials - Why Not?
Deborah Maskens, M.A., M.S.A – International Kidney Cancer Coalition (IKCC)

1:30 pm How do I make the most of my treatment? (Symptom management/ Treatment side effects)
Kelli Gingerich, MSN, CRNP UPENN l Abramson Cancer Center

2:00 pm Role of metastatectomy and additional therapy in kidney cancer
Leonard J Apppleman, MD, PhD UPMC l Hillman Cancer Center

2:15 pm Management of bone metastases and kidney cancer
Kristy L Weber, MD UPENN I Abramson Cancer Center

2:30 pm Nutrition and kidney cancer
Roberto Pili, MD, Indiana University School of Medicine

3:00 pm Patient reported outcomes in kidney cancer- what is this?
Lynne Wagner PhD, Wake Forest SOM

3:15 pm Panel Discussion Moderator – Naomi B. Haas and JNKCF xxxxx
All speakers above

3:45 pm Adjourn