Gastrointestinal Oncology Symposium for Clinicians

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Mar 7 2015
  • Continuing Medical Education (CME)
  • Mar 7, 2015, 7:30 AM-2:00 PM
  • Great Wolf Lodge, 2501 Great Wolf Dr., Mason

Free for the first 50 MD, PhD, DO registrants – use the promo code “UCCI”



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Hotel Accommodations at Great Wolf Lodge (Access to the Water Park Included for Guests):

You can make an overnight reservation for a Family Suite (Double Queen Beds) or King Business Suite at Great Wolf Lodge at the discounted rate of $149 (up to 4 guests per room). Access to the indoor water park is included. For reservations, call (866) 954-9653 and use Reservation ID 1502BARR. Rooms are guaranteed through 2/20 and are subject to availability thereafter.




8:15 a.m.         Update: Surgical therapy for esophageal cancer (Julian Guitron)

8:35 a.m.         Endomucosal resection for early stage esophageal cancer (Sampath Poreddy)

8:55 a.m.         Update: clinical trials in esophageal and gastric cancer (McNamara*)

9:15 a.m.         Molecular talk: Targeted therapies in esophageal and gastric cancer (Bert O’Neil*)

9:40 a.m.         Break


9:55 a.m.         Molecular talk: liquid biopsies in pancreas cancer (Philip Philip*)

10:15 a.m.      Update Pancreas: Update in clinical trials (Joseph Herman* )

10:35 a.m.      Update HB: update in clinical trials (Olugbenga Olowokure)

10:55 a.m.      Case: hilar cholangiocarinoma – what is the role of transplant ? (Flavio Paterno)

11:00 a.m.      Lunch

Small bowel/Colorectal/Anal

12:00 p.m.      Molecular talk: is molecular profiling ready for prime time? (Tahir Latif)

12:20 p.m.      Update small bowel: GIST update (Anumeha Gupta)

12:40 p.m.      Update on the management of appendiceal cancer: is HIPEC therapy still indicated? (Jeffrey Sussman)

1:00 p.m.        Update Anal: Vaccine and immunotherapy trials for anal cancer (Michelle Mierzwa)

1:20 p.m.        Neoadjuvant therapy for resectable liver metastases  (Syed Ahmad)

2:00 p.m.        Conclusion

* Visiting guest speaker


Conference Fees:

  • $75/physician – Free for the first 50 MD, PhD, DO registrants – use the promo code “UCCI”
  • Free for residents and fellows, but registration is required


Click here to register (Free for the first 50 MD, PhD, DO registrants – use the promo code “UCCI”)


Visiting Speakers

University of Cincinnati Faculty

  • Syed Ahmad
  • Kyruan Choe
  • Julian Guitron
  • Anumeha Gupta
  • Tahir Latif
  • Michelle Mierzwa
  • Olugbenga Olowokure
  • Flavio Paterno
  • Sampath Poreddy

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