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 Lung Cancer on Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 5-9 p.m. at the Grand Summit Hotel in Summit, New Jersey. The co-chairs for the summit are Azadeh Namakydoust, M.D., and Isabel Preeshagul, D.O., MBS, both medical oncologists at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
This interactive and educational meeting will analyze and discuss novel treatments for patients with lung cancer. The expert presenters will explore a wide variety of informative topics surrounding lung cancer, such as screening for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), the new era of standard care for stage 3 NSCLC, new immunotherapy combinations in stage 4 nonsquamous NSCLC, updates in stage 4 squamous NSCLC, epidermal growth factor receptor-positive NSCLC, anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive NSCLC, ROS1+ NSCLC and targetable biomarkers in NSCLC. The presenters will also engage in a peer exchange and address audience questions.
The presenters for the summit include the following experts from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center:
- Jamie E. Chaft, M.D., medical oncologist.
- Mark G. Kris, M.D., medical oncologist, William and Joy Ruane Chair in Thoracic Oncology,
- W. Victoria Lai, M.D., medical oncologist.
- Daniela Molena, M.D., director, esophageal surgery; associate professor of surgery; and thoracic surgeon.
- Michael D. Offin, M.D., medical oncologist.
- Gregory J. Riely, M.D., Ph.D., vice chair, clinical research, and medical oncologist.
- Marjorie G. Zauderer, M.D., co-director, mesothelioma program, medical oncologist.
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.