UPMC Hillman Cancer Center | Pittsburgh, PA - April 04, 2020
(Co-hosted by UPMC Hillman Cancer Center)
Date: Saturday – April 4, 2020
Time: 8:00am – 12:00pm (EST)
Herberman Conference Room
UPMC Cancer Pavilion, 2nd Floor
5150 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Free parking at the Centre Ave. Garage, next to UPMC Shadyside Medical Building.
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.
Please check back February of 2020 for an agenda. In the meantime, if you have questions about this event or any aspect of our Living With Melanoma symposiums, you can reach out to sguild@AIMatMelanoma.org.
Welcome and Introduction
Talks Hosted by: John M. Kirkwood, MD
Managing Your Immunotherapy Journey
Pathology and Staging Basics
Breakdown of BRAF Testing and Implications
What to Expect in a Clinical Trial
Remodeling the Tumor Environment to Improve Immunotherapy Outcomes
Neoadjuvant Therapy in Melanoma
Prospects for Therapeutic Prevention of Melanoma
New Immunotherapies, Precision Medicine and Biomarkers in Melanoma
A Survivor Story
Bagels and coffee will be provided.