CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OncLive®, the nation’s leading digital resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to provide the best patient care, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on Gastrointestinal Malignancies on Tuesday, April 30, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Westin Southfield in Detroit, Michigan. The summit will be chaired by Philip A. Philip, M.D., Ph.D., FRCP, clinical professor of oncology at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit.
This interactive and educational meeting will discuss novel treatments for patients with gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies. GI malignancy specialists, oncologists, nurses and other medical professionals will find expert presenters delving into informative topics such as metastatic colorectal cancer, gastric/ gastroesophageal junction cancer, pancreatic cancer, hepatocellular carcinoma and neuroendocrine tumors. The presenters will also engage in a peer exchange and address audience questions.
Presenters for the summit include the following experts:
- Gazala Khan, M.D., hematologist and oncologist, Henry Ford Health System
- Vaibhav Sahai, M.B.B.S., assistant professor of medical oncology and hematology, Michigan Medicine
- Anthony F. Shields, M.D., Ph.D., professor of medicine and oncology, associate center director for clinical sciences, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
- Mark M. Zalupski, M.D., professor of medical oncology and internal medicine, Michigan Medicine
State of the Science Summit™ is a premier conference series, hosted by OncLive®, that features medical experts from across the nation discussing treatment options. Each summit integrates academic and community-based physicians and health care professionals across key disciplines, from medical and surgical oncology to hematology.
Registration is free and open to all health care professionals, and food and beverages will be served. For more information and to register, visit https://www.onclive.com/meetings/soss or contact Kayla Collins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A digital platform of resources for practicing oncologists, OncLive® offers oncology professionals information they can use to help provide the best patient care. OncLive.com is the official website for the MJH Associates, Inc. Oncology Specialty Group, which publishes OncologyLive®, Oncology Nursing News® and more. MJH Associates, Inc. is a full-service health care communications company offering education, research and medical media, including curetoday.com and CURE® magazine, the largest U.S. consumer publication focused entirely on cancer. Combining science and humanity to make cancer understandable, CURE® reaches patients, cancer centers and advocacy groups.