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In conjunction with Us TOO New York, this group for only men with advanced prostate cancer meets at 6PM on the first Thursday of every month. Please visit www.CancerABCs.org/support-groups for more information.
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College B307
The 12th Annual Great Debates & Updates in Hematologic Malignancies will take place on April 5–6, 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan in New York City. Join more than 250 of your hematology and oncology colleagues for this debate-style meeting that will focus on the practical application of the latest clinical insights within community hematology practices. Use code "ENDORSER" for $50 off registration. Target Audience This live educational activity is designed to meet the educational needs of US hematologists, medical oncologists, and other healthcare professionals (physicians, physicians-in-training, oncology nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, etc) who are involved and/or interested in the treatment of patients with multiple myeloma, lymphoma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, and acute myeloid leukemia. Learning Objectives Upon successful completion of these educational activities, participants should be able to: Interpret pertinent clinical trial data for standard of care and novel management strategies for hematologic malignancies and benign hematologic disordersAssess how integration of relevant clinical trial data into clinical practice has the potential to enhance outcomes in patients with hematologic malignancies and benign hematologic disordersFormulate evidence-based strategies for the management of hematologic malignancies and benign hematologic disorders that take into consideration patient risk factors, cost, disease stage, and prior therapeutic regimensCongress Chairs John P. Leonard, M.D. Lymphoma Program, Weill Cornell Medicine Joseph Mikhael, M.D. Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), City of Hope Cancer Center David P. Steensma, M.D. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Accreditation In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME) and Imedex. NACCME is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Imedex, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is Imedex’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC points. NOTE: This program has also expanded to a new location in Los Angeles, CA, at the Marina Del Rey Marriott from March 22-23, 2019.
8:00am to 7:00pm
Crowne Plaza TImes Square Manhattan
Biochemistry and Cellular & Developmental Biology Lecture Series Pascal Kaeser, M.D. Associate Professor, Neurobiology Harvard Medical School Host: Dr. Jeremy Dittman
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College A106
The Meyer Cancer Center Cancer Biology Research Program presents: Praveen Sethupathy, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Biomedical Sciences Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Belfer Research Building 302C/D
"Targeting Angiogenesis to Treat Cancer and Intraocular Vascular Disorders: Lessons and Future Perspectives" Napoleone Ferrara, M.D. Senior Deputy Director, Basic Sciences, Moores Cancer Center Professor, Pathology, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
4:00pm to 7:00pm
Uris Auditorium
Meyer Cancer Center Seminar Series and Weill Cornell Medicine Prostate SPORE presents: Owen Witte, M.D. Director, UCLA Broad Stem Cell Research Center University Professor, University of California Presidential Chair in Developmental Immunology Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics
4:00pm to 7:00pm
Belfer Research Building 204 A/B/C
Departments of Biochemistry and Cellular & Developmental Biology Lecture Series: Lois Weisman, Ph.D. Professor, Cellular & Developmental Biology Research Professor, Life Sciences University of Michigan Host: Dr. Frederick Maxfield Please call (646) 962-2759 for more information.
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College A106
Us TOO New York is an independent support group for men with prostate cancer, offering fellowship, peer counseling, and education surrounding treatment options. In partnership with Weill Cornell Medicine, the Us TOO New York Prostate Cancer Support Group meets at 6PM on the third Thursday of every month. Each month's medical expert presentation is followed by a peer-led prostate cancer support group. During the peer-led portion, we provide an opportunity to share experiences and discuss each month's topic as well as other concerns that prostate cancer fighters and their significant others have. Meeting attendance is free, and spouses and significant others are encouraged to attend. Please visit http://www.ustoonewyork.org for more information.
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Weill Cornell Medical College B307
The Meyer Cancer Center Cancer Genetics, Epigenetics & Systems Biology Research Program presents: Kristy Brown, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Biochemistry in Medicine Weill Cornell Medicine
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Belfer Research Building 302 A
Personalized Care for Our Diverse Community Olivier Elemento, PhD The Missing Genomes: Importance of diversity in addressing healthcare disparities in the 21st century M. Elizabeth Ross, MD, PhD Genetics of African Ancestry and High Risk / Triple Negative Breast Cancer Lisa Newman, MD, MPH, FACS, FASCO The DARC side of breast cancer disparities: African ancestry and immunologic tumor response Melissa Davis, PhD Exploring Racial Differences in Prostate Cancer: What we know and where we will go Francesca Khani, MD
5:00am to 6:30pm
Uris Auditorium
In celebration of Diversity Week at Weill Cornell Medicine, the Meyer Cancer Center is pleased to present: Robert Winn, Ph.D. Director Associate Vice Chancellor, Community-Based Practice Professor, Medicine Clinical Professor, Surgery University of Illinois Cancer Center
4:00pm to 7:00pm
Uris Auditorium