CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Onclive® announces its latest State of the Science Summit™ focusing on genitourinary cancers on May 18, 2017, at InterContinental Cleveland in Cleveland. This half- day event, which includes dinner and a networking reception, will be chaired by Brian Rini, M.D., associate professor of medicine at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. Dr. Rini will be joined by the following oncology experts, who will share their professional expertise:
- Jorge Garcia, M.D., serves as an assistant professor of medicine at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Garcia primarily focuses on genitourinary malignancies and is the current director of advanced prostate cancer research program at the Cleveland Clinic.
- Moshe Ornstein, M.D., is a hematology/ oncology fellow at Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute. Dr. Ornstein’s researches on kidney and prostate cancer and has received Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Merit Award acknowledging his research.
- Andrew Stephenson, M.D., is the director for the Center of Urologic Oncology at Cleveland Clinic’s Glickman Urology and Kidney Institute. Dr. Stephenson subspecializes in surgical oncology.
This State of the Science Summit™ will focus on pressing issues faced by oncologists and patients alike. Primary topics of discussion at the event will include the evolving landscape of adjuvant therapy in resected localized renal cell carcinoma, early prostate cancer surveillance strategies, immunotherapy for bladder cancer and therapies for renal cell cancer. The event will conclude with a panel case discussions, which will provide the attendees with an opportunity to share and discuss patient cases.
For more information and to register, please visit www.onclive.com/meetings/soss.
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