The Angeles Clinic & Research Institute | Los Angeles, CA - May 18, 2019

Co-hosted by The Angeles Clinic and Research Institute

melanoma symposium los angeles

Date: May 18, 2019
Time:  8:00am – 1:00pm PST
Sofitel Beverly Hills
8555 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90048

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





Welcome and Introductions
Lawrence Piro, MD
President & CEO The Angeles Clinic & Research Institute


The Role of Surgery in the Era of Therapeutic Success in Melanoma
Mark Faries, MD
Director, Surgical Oncology
The Angeles Clinic & Research Institute
Cedars Sinai Medical Care Foundation


Neo-Adjuvant and Adjuvant Therapy, A Revolution in Melanoma
Alexandra Gangi, MD
Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology
Cedars Sinai Medical Center


ImmunoOncology & Targeted Therapy: What’s Now
Gregory Daniels, MD, PhD
Melanoma & Cutaneous Oncology
UCSD Moores Cancer Center


Raising the Bar: Translating New Insights and Strategies for Patients with Melanoma
Michael Davies, MD, PhD
Deputy Chairman, Melanoma Medical Oncology
Associate Professor, Departments of Translational Molecular Pathology & Systems Biology
MD Anderson Cancer Center




ImmunoOncology & Targeted Therapy: What's Next
Omid Hamid, MD, PhD
Director, Melanoma Program
Chief, Clinical Research
The Angeles Clinic & Research Institute


The Role of Clinical Trials, Patient Involvement, and Philanthropy in Future Success
Ravi Thadhani, MD, MPH
Vice Dean, Research & Education
Cedars Sinai Medical Center


Survivorship in Melanoma: Success During and After Cancer: What’s Next
Jennifer Drew, LCSW
Cancer Survivorship and PsychoOncology Program
The Angeles Clinic and Research Institute, Cedars Sinai Medical Care Foundation


Question & Answer Session


Closing Remarks
Samantha Guild
Director of Education, Public Policy, and Advocacy
AIM at Melanoma

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