Houston, TX - August 15, 2015

(Co-hosted by MD Anderson Cancer Center)

Date: Saturday – August 15, 2015
Time:  7:30am – 12:00pm
Location: MD Anderson Cancer Center
Duncan Cancer Prevention Building, 8th Floor
1155 Pressler Street Houston, TX 77030

Presenters and Topics:

TimeAgenda

7:30am

Registration

8:00am

Newly Diagnosed Melanoma
Kenneth Tsai, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Dermatology
MD Anderson Cancer Center

8:20am

Surgical Options for Early Stage Melanoma
Jeffery Gershenwald, MD
Professor, Surgical Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center

8:40am

Adjuvant Therapy
Roda Amaria, MD
Assistant Professor, Melanoma Medical Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center

9:00am

Lifestyle and Diet Management for Melanoma Patients
Gabriel Lopez, MD
Assistant Professor, Integrative Medicine Program
MD Anderson Cancer Center

9:20am

Targeted Therapy for Melanoma
Michael Davies, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Melanoma Medical Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center

9:40am

Break

9:55am

Immunotherapy for Melanoma
Patrick Hwu, MD
Division Head, Cancer Medicine Administration
MD Anderson Cancer Center

10:15am

Treatment of Brain Metastasis
Erik Sulman, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center

10:35am

Uveal Melanoma
Sapna Patel, MD
Assistant Professor, Melanoma Medical Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center

10:55am

Research Biopsies and Translational Research Protocol Participation
Jennifer Wargo, MD
Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology
MD Anderson Cancer Center

11:15am

Patient Q&A panel

11:55am

Closing

Other Information: Bagels and coffee will be provided. An agenda will be emailed to you one week prior to the symposium. If you have any questions, please email sguild@AIMatMelanoma.org.

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