Huntsman Cancer Institute | Salt Lake City, UT - September 14, 2019

(Co-hosted by Huntsman Cancer Institute)

Date: Saturday – September 14, 2019
Time:  8:00am – 12:00pm (MDT)
Location:
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Research South Building
J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation Auditorium
First Floor
2000 Circle of Hope
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

AIM’s Living With Melanoma Symposiums bring together leading medical and wellness professionals with people affected by melanoma to learn, connect, and share. Whether you are recently diagnosed, are in treatment, or have completed treatment, this is the place for you!

Remember you can join us via live streaming from the comfort of your home. Live streaming allows you to watch and listen to the symposiums in real time, giving you access to the information presented at each cancer center.

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Presenters and Topics

TimeAgenda

8:00am

Registration

8:15am

Welcome and Introduction
Douglas Grossman, MD, PhD
Co-leader of the Melanoma Disease Center
Huntsman Cancer Institute

Samantha Guild
AIM at Melanoma

8:25am

What is melanoma, and why is it the most dangerous skin cancer?
Glen Bowen, MD
Melanoma and Cutaneous Oncology Program
Huntsman Cancer Institute

8:45am

Understanding your melanoma pathology report
Scott Florell, MD
Department of Dermatology
University of Utah Health

9:05am

Why sentinel lymph node biopsies are still relevant in 2019
Tawnya Bowles, MD
General Surgery
Intermountain Medical Group

9:25am

How does immunotherapy work and how does one manage their side effects?
Siwen Hu-Lieskovan, MD, PhD
Melanoma and Cutaneous Oncology Program
Huntsman Cancer Institute

9:45am

Break

10:00am

Update on intralesional treatments for melanoma
John Hyngstrom, MD
Melanoma and Cutaneous Oncology Program
Huntsman Cancer Institute

10:20am

Options for stage II and stage III melanoma: Factors when considering a plan that is right for you.
Kenneth Grossmann MD, PhD
Melanoma and Cutaneous Oncology Program
Huntsman Cancer Institute

10:40am

Basic science discovery to new melanoma therapies. What does the future hold?
Martin McMahon, PhD
Senior Director of Pre-Clinical Translation
Huntsman Cancer Institute

11:00am

Sunscreens, do they work and are they safe?
Douglas Grossman, MD, PhD

11:20am

The patient perspective
Moderated by:
Kenneth Grossmann MD, PhD
Siwen Hu-Lieskovan, MD, PhD

11:30am

Questions & answers

Other Information

Bagels and coffee will be provided.
If you have any questions, please email sguild@AIMatMelanoma.org.

 

 

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