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Agenda Cancer Care Symposium 2021

Friday, November 5, 2021

Day One: General Oncology Nursing

7 a.m.                          

Registration, Breakfast & View Exhibits


7:50 a.m.

Welcome & Morning Announcements


8 a.m.

Behind the Scenes of My Empowering Cancer Journey: Perspectives for Nurses

Catherine Datte, MEd


8:45 a.m.

Cancer Prevention for the Practicing Clinician: Recommendations for Patients and Families

Ernest Hawk, MD, MPH


9:45 a.m.

Break & View Exhibits


10:15 a.m.

Advances in the Treatment of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Michael Kosty, MD, FACP, FASCO


11:15 a.m.                 

Telehealth in the Oncology Setting: A Panel Discussion

Teri Bedard, BA, RT (R), CPC

Neema Navai, MD

Anne Skwira-Brown, APRN, AOCNP


12:30 p.m.


12:40-1:40 p.m.

Non-CE Lunch Symposium Hosted by Seagen (PDF, 1.1 MB)

Adcetris Clinical Data Update and Patient Management

Robin Herman, RN, MN, AOCNS, CNS


1:45 p.m.

The Role of Integrative Medicine in Cancer Care

Santhosshi Narayanan, MD, FACP


2:45 p.m.

Oncology Care in Disparate Populations

Lorna McNeil, PhD, MPH


3:45 p.m.

Break & View Exhibits


4 p.m.

The Importance of Practicing Self-Care

Christopher Suhar, MD


5 p.m.


5:15-6:15 p.m.

Non-CE Dinner Symposium Hosted by Jazz Pharmaceuticals (PDF, 87 KB)

Case Study: VOD With Renal and Pulmonary Dysfunction Following HSCT In a Pediatric Patient with Relapsed ALL

Rita Secola, PhD, RN, CPON, FAAN

Saturday, November 6, 2021

Day Two: Advanced Practice Oncology

6:45-7:45 a.m.

Non-CE Breakfast Symposium Hosted by Exelixis

A Combination Treatment for Patients with Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma

Lidia Lopez, NP

7 a.m.                          

Breakfast & View Exhibits


7:50 a.m.

Welcome & Morning Announcements


8 a.m.                          

The Current Landscape of Immunotherapy

Marianne Davies, DNP, ACNP, AOCNP, FAAN


9 a.m.                          

Cell Therapy Is the Future, But How Far Will the Car Go?

Jason Westin, MD, MS


10 a.m.                        

Break & View Exhibits


10:30 a.m.                 

Updates in Treatment of Leukemia: AML and CLL

Marin Xavier, MD


11:30 a.m.                 

Updates and Advances in Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma and Myeloma

Haleigh Mistry, MS, PA-C

Tiffany Richards, PhD, ANP-BC, AOCNP


12:30 p.m.                 



1:15 p.m.                   

Cardio-Oncology: Improving Cardiovascular Care for Oncology Patients

Rajeev Mohan, MD


2:15 p.m.                   

The Microbiome and Cancer

Jennifer McQuade, MD


3:15 p.m.                    

Break & View Exhibits


3:30 p.m.                         

The Role of Nurses and Advanced Practice Providers in Advance Care Planning and Goal Concordant Care

Nico Nortjé, PhD, MA (Psyc), MPhil, HEC-C

MaryCarol Reeder, MSN, FNP-C


4:30 p.m.                         

Final Adjournment

**Topics, times and speakers are subject to change