Program

Saturday, 4 August - Immuno Oncology Forum

 

09h00 – 11h30

   Panorama 1, 2 & 3

Welcome and General Session 1: Current Clinical Data 

Melanoma
Michael A. Postow, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Lung Cancer
A/Prof. Tom John, MBBS PhD FRACP
Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute

Genitourinary Cancer
A/Prof. Howard Gurney, MB BS(Hons), FRACP
Crown Princess Mary Cancer Centre

Gastro-Intestinal Cancer
Prof. Eva Segelov MBBS (Hons 1) PhD, FRACP
Monash Health and Monash University

Breast Cancer
A/Prof. Sherene Loi, MBBS (Hons), FRACP, PhD
Peter Maccallum Cancer Centre

Other (Head & Neck, Neuro & Gynae)
Speaker to be Advised
Speaker details coming soon 

Panel Question and Answer

11h30 – 11h45

   Panorama Foyer

Break

Morning Tea & Refreshments

11h45 – 13h30

   Panorama 1, 2 & 3

Welcome and General Session 2 – How do we use Immunotherapy: Practical issues in the use of Immunotherapy

Molecular Biomarkers for Immuno-Oncology
A/ Prof. Wendy Cooper
The University of Sydney

Toxicity Management Overview: Steriods and Beyond Steroids
Dr. Matteo Carlino, BMedSc MBBS FRACP PhD
Medical Oncologist Blacktown and Westmead Hospitals

Managing Immuno in special populations
Dr. Alex Menzies BSc(Med), MBBS (Hons) FRACP PhD
Melanoma Institute Australia

Duration of therapy: When do you stop and when do you treat beyond progression
Prof. Benjamin Solomon, MBBS, PhD, FRACP
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Panel Question and Answer

13h30 – 14h15

   Panorama Foyer

Break

Buffet lunch

14h15 – 15h45

   Panorama 1,2 & 3

Welcome and General Session 3: Where is Immunotherapy Going Next?

Resistance in Immunotherapy: why and can we overcome it
Speaker to be advised
Speaker details coming soon

 Immuno-Oncology Combinations
Michael A. Postow, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Immuno-Oncology & Other Combinations: (Radiotherapy, Chemotherapy and Targeted therapy)
Speaker to be advised
Speaker details coming soon

 Case Discussion Section – Controversial Cases in Immuno-Oncology

Case 1 – Palliative Care Interface
Case 2 – ECOG 3 / Brain Mets
Case 3 – Abscopa: / Psedoprogression 

15h45 – 16h30

   Panorama 1,2 & 3

Q&A and Wrap up  

Panel discussion

16h30 – 17h00

   Panorama Foyer

Session closed 

Afternoon tea & Refreshments