Chicago, IL - September 29, 2016

(Co-hosted by Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University)

Date: Thursday – September  29, 2016
Time:  5:30pm – 8:30pm
Location: 
Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Building
Hughes Auditorium
303 E. Superior St.
Chicago, IL 60611

For directions click here.

Presenters and Topics

TimeAgenda

5:30pm

Registration

5:50pm

Welcome
Valerie Guild
President & Co-Founder
AIM at Melanoma

6:00pm

Melanoma: Introduction to Evolution, Diagnosis, & Treatment
Alan Zhou, MD
Dermatology
Lurie Cancer Center

6:15pm

Risk Factors & Predisposition
Jennifer Choi, MD
Dermatology
Lurie Cancer Center

6:25pm

Mutations & Genetic Factors
Pedram Gerami, MD
Dermatology Pathology
Lurie Cancer Center

6:35pm

Surgical Treatment: Resection & Repair
Simon Yoo, MD
Dermatology
Lurie Cancer Center

6:50pm

Surgical Treatment: Reason for Sentinel Node Biopsy
Jeffrey Wayne, MD
Surgical Oncology
Lurie Cancer Center

7:05pm

Break

7:15pm

Finding Concerning Spots on Your Skin & Your Relative’s Skin
June Robinson, MD
Dermatology
Lurie Cancer Center

7:30pm

Personalized Care For Advanced Disease
Sunandana Chandra, MD, MS
Hematology/Medical Oncology
Lurie Cancer Center

7:55pm

What Are Clinical Trials
Sara Duffey
Clinical Trials Education Specialist
Lurie Cancer Center

8:05pm

Supportive Oncology for Melanoma Patients
Melanie Smith, MD
Internal Medicine
Lurie Cancer Center

8:20pm

Q & A

8;30pm

Closing

Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.
If you have any questions, call 916-706-0599 or email sguild@AIMatMelanoma.org.

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