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2016 Oncology Review

Friday, July 15, 2016

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Feinberg Pavilion
251 E. Huron St., Chicago
Mecklenburg Conference Room A

The 2016 Oncology Review: Coverage from the 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology's (ASCO) Annual Meeting. is a comprehensive summary of the most up-to-date research and clinical data presented at ASCO's Annual Meeting.

Agenda and Faculty List

Conference Chair

William J. Gradishar, MD, FACP
Betsy Bramsen Professor
of Breast Oncology
Deputy Director, Clinical Network
Director, Maggie Daley Center
for Women's Cancer Care
Lurie Cancer Center
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University

Sponsored by
Feinberg School of Medicine

Not an official event
of the 2016 ASCO Annual Meeting

Not sponsored or endorsed by
ASCO or The ASCO Cancer Foundation

Updates Include:

Hematologic Malignancies
Olga Frankfurt, MD
Shira Dinner, MD
Leo Gordon, MD

Gastrointestinal Malignancies
Mary Mulcahy, MD
Halla Nimeiri, MD

Lung Cancer
Jyoti Patel, MD

Brain Tumor
Priya Kumthekar, MD

Sheetal Kircher, MD, MSc

Timothy Kuzel, MD

Mark Agulnik, MD

Genitourinary Cancers
Russell Szmulewitz, MD

Breast Cancer
William Gradishar, MD

Target Audience

Medical, surgical, and radiation oncologists; pathologists; radiologists; and other translational-oriented laboratory scientists. Also nurses, pharmacists, physician assistants, and other health care professionals involved in clinical cancer care and cancer research.

Learning Objectives

  • Analyze emerging data in clinical cancer care based on clinical trial results.
  • Disseminate scientific advances that increase the understanding of cancer biology and pathogenesis.
  • Promote the integration of key findings into clinical practice.

Accreditation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Student, Resident, Fellow Complimentary
Northwestern Affiliate (NU, NMH, NM, CMH, RIC, & VA Chicago) $ 25.00
General Registration (non-Northwestern Affiliate) $ 50.00
Industry Representative $ 250.00

Registration fee includes: breakfast, lunch, break refreshments, conference materials, and continuing education credits. Onsite registration will be available, but we encourage all participants to register in advance.


Daily discounted parking is available at the 321 E. Erie Self-Park Garage (Parking C) at the corner of Erie St. & Fairbanks Ct. The early-bird flat rate is $17 if you arrive between 5:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. and depart by 7:30 p.m. (minimum of 4 hours). Discounted parking is not available at any other garage. No validation of tickets is needed from the conference staff or the hospital.

Additional Information

For additional information, please contact Erin Donoghue, Manager of Professional Education, or call 312.695.1391.

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