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The Lurie Cancer Center Cutaneous Lymphoma & Melanoma Symposium will educate physicians and residents on the basics of cutaneous lymphoma and melanoma to better prepare them to recognize and treat these conditions within their clinical practice, to improve patient outcomes, and to be successful on their board examinations. Participants will be challenged to expand beyond their comfort zone, exploring the research on cutaneous lymphomas and melanoma and expanding their knowledge within the field of dermatology.
Participants may choose to attend the full 4-day conference, or the 2-day programs on either Cutaneous Lymphoma or on Melanoma.
Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Symposium has been called the most valuable breast cancer meeting worldwide for the practicing clinician. For 19 years, this 3.5 day, multidisciplinary CME event has been bringing together leading national and international medical, surgical and radiation oncologists to present, debate and evaluate cutting-edge technology and approaches in the management of breast cancer. New options are occurring in all aspects of patient care including prevention, screening, and detection, as well as in the primary treatment modalities of surgery, radiation therapy, endocrine therapy, cytotoxic chemotherapy, novel biologic therapies as well as survivorship. This symposium focuses on the multidisciplinary cooperation that is required for the management of today's breast cancer patient.
Inder Verma, PhD
Irwin and Joan Jacobs Chair in Exemplary Life Science and
Professor and Director of the Laboratory og Genetics
The Salk Institute for Biological Sciences
La Jolla, CA
The Translational Research in Solid Tumors Program of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University will host the 2017 TRIST Symposium on the Chicago campus of Northwestern University. The focus of the program is "Enabling Immune Checkpoint Blockade in Cancer Therapy".
Robert J. Matusik, PhD
William L. Bray Chair in Urologic Surgery
Professor and Director, Vanderbilt Prostate Cancer Center
Vanderbilt University Medical Center