Principles and Application of Immunotherapy in Cancer

Event Overview

Join our expert faculty for this exclusive interactive teleconference and Webcast at your practice on the increasing role of immunotherapy for patients with melanoma or lung cancer. Topics will include tumor–immune system interaction, therapeutic strategies to enhance the immune response, current clinical efficacy and safety experience with immunotherapy, and key ongoing clinical trials in either melanoma or lung cancer.

Don’t miss this opportunity to host a 1-hour CME workshop via private Webcast on cancer integrating immunotherapy into the treatment of NSCLC or melanoma for your practice. Call 866.690.9902 or email registration@clinicaloptions.com.

Faculty

Melanoma Track
  • Jeffrey S. Weber
    MD, PhD

    Senior Member and Director
    Comprehensive Melanoma Research Center
    H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
    Tampa, Florida

    Peg Esper
    DNP, ANP-BC, AOCN

    Nurse Practitioner, Medical Oncology
    Department of Hematology-Oncology
    Comprehensive Cancer Center
    University of Michigan
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

    Michael B. Atkins
    MD

    Deputy Director
    Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
    Georgetown University
    Washington, DC

    Adil Daud
    MD

    Clinical Professor of Medicine
    Division of Hematology/Oncology
    Department of Medicine
    University of California, San Francisco
    San Francisco, California

    Omid Hamid
    MD

    Director, Cutaneous Oncology/Melanoma Program
    Director, Translational Research/Immunotherapy
    Chief of Research
    The Angeles Clinic and Research Institute
    Los Angeles, California

    F. Stephen Hodi
    MD

    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Department of Medical Oncology
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    Boston, Massachusetts

    Jason Luke
    MD, FACP

    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Melanoma and Developmental Therapeutics Clinic
    University of Chicago
    Chicago, Illinois

    David F. McDermott
    MD

    Director, Biologic Therapy and Cutaneous Oncology Programs
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Leader, Kidney Cancer Program
    Dana-Farber Harvard Cancer Center
    Boston, Massachusetts

    Michael Postow
    MD

    Assistant Attending Physician
    Melanoma and Immunotherapeutics Service
    Department of Medicine
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    New York, New York

    Mario Sznol
    MD

    Professor of Medicine
    Yale Cancer Center
    New Haven, Connecticut

Lung Cancer Track
  • Naiyer Rizvi
    MD
    Associate Attending Physician
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Associate Professor of Medicine
    Weill Cornell Medical College
    New York, New York
    Marianne Davies
    DNP, CNS, ACNP-BC, AOCNP

    Lecturer & Clinical Instructor
    Adult Specialty Program
    Yale University School of Nursing
    Oncology Nurse Practitioner
    Medical Oncology
    Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
    New Haven, Connecticut

    George R. Blumenschein, Jr.
    MD

    Professor of Medicine
    Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical Oncology
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Houston, Texas

    David P. Carbone
    MD, PhD

    Professor of Medicine
    Division of Medical Oncology
    Department of Internal Medicine
    The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Thoracic Oncologist
    Division  of Medical Oncology
    Department of Internal Medicine
    The Ohio State University Martha Morehouse Medial Plaza
    Columbus, Ohio

    Edward B. Garon
    MD, MS

    Associate Clinical Professor
    Director,
    Thoracic Oncology Program
    Division of Hematology/Oncology
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
    Los Angeles, California

    Mark A. Socinski
    MD

    Professor of Medicine and Thoracic Surgery
    Director, Lung Cancer Section, Division of Hematology/Oncology
    Co-Director, UPMC Lung Cancer Center of Excellence
    Co-Leader, Lung Cancer Program
    University of Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

    David R. Spigel
    MD

    Director, Lung Cancer Research Program
    Sarah Cannon Research Institute
    Nashville, Tennessee

    Heather Wakelee
    MD

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Oncology
    Department of Medicine/Oncology
    Stanford University
    Stanford, California

    H. Jack West
    MD

    Medical Director
    Thoracic Oncology Program
    Swedish Cancer Institute
    Seattle, Washington