CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OncLive®, the nation’s leading multimedia resource focused on providing oncology professionals with the most current and insightful information they need to offer the best patient care, will host its latest State of the Science Summit™ on the Treatment of Hematologic Malignancies on Tuesday, Sept. 17, from 5 to 9 p.m. at Cosmos Club in Washington, D.C. The summit will be co-chaired by Eduardo M. Sotomayor, M.D., director, professor, department of hematology and oncology, George Washington (GW) Cancer Center, and Ivan Marques Borrello, M.D., oncologist, associate professor, department of oncology, Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center.
This interactive and educational meeting will analyze novel treatments for patients with hematologic malignancies. Expert presenters will discuss topics facing hematologic malignancies specialists, oncologists, nurses and other medical professionals, such as frontline and relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma, follicular lymphoma and acute myeloid leukemia. The presenters will also discuss the latest updates in CAR-T, such as acute lymphoblastic leukemia, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia and engage in a peer exchange and address audience questions.
Presenters for the summit include the following experts:
- Kieron Dunleavy, M.D.,professor of medicine; director, lymphoma program; co-director, microbial oncology program; GW Cancer Center.
- Mitchell Smith, M.D., Ph.D., professor of medicine; division director, cancer & blood disorders; GW Cancer Center.
- Imad Tabbara, M.D., professor of medicine; director, blood & bone marrow transplant program; director, fellowship training program; GW Cancer Center.
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 email@example.com.
A digital platform of resources for practicing oncologists, OncLive® offers oncology professionals information they can use to help provide the best patient care. OncLive® is a brand of MJH Life Sciences™, the largest privately held, independent, full-service medical media company in the U.S. dedicated to delivering trusted health care news across multiple channels.