A Guide to the New Era of Immuno-Oncology in Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Event Overview

InterContinental San Francisco  
Room: InterContinental Ballroom (5th Floor)
San Francisco, California 94103
Join our esteemed faculty in this interactive, CME-certified satellite symposium on immune checkpoint inhibitors in advanced HCC!

In this 2-hour, interactive CME-certified symposium, our expert faculty panel will review the mechanism of action and rationale for the use of immunotherapy in HCC, key clinical trial data, and strategies for moving immune checkpoint inhibitors into the clinic for patients with advanced HCC.

Not an official event of the 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium. Not sponsored, endorsed, or accredited by ASCO or the Conquer Cancer Foundation.

Thursday, January 19, 2017
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Registration
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Symposium


  • Program Overview
    Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, MD, MBA, Program Director
  • Overview of Immunotherapy in Cancer
    Osama E. Rahma, MD
  • Clinical Development of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in HCC
    Ghassan K. Abou-Alfa, MD, MBA
  • Key Issues and Current Controversies in Moving Immunotherapy Into the Clinic for Patients With Advanced HCC
    Andrew X. Zhu, MD, PhD