Asia-Pacific  NEURO-ONCOLOGY CME CONFERENCE

July 23-27, 2018

SCHEDULE

July 22, 2018

July 23, 2018

July 24, 2018

July 25, 2018

July 26, 2018

July 27, 2018

Sunday
3:00-5:00 pm REGISTRATION OPEN
Monday: Gliomas
7:00 am REGISTRATION/BREAKFAST
7:20 am Welcome
7:30 am Brain Tumor Biology 101: Genomics (Priscilla Brastianos)
7:45 am Brain Tumor Epidemiology (Kyle Walsh)
8:15 am Revised WHO Classification for Gliomas (Andreas von Deimling)
8:45 am Advances in the Imaging of Gliomas (Leland Hu)
9:15 am Surgical Advances in Glioma Management (Nino Chiocca)
9:45 am BREAK
10:00 am Radiation Advances in the Treatment of Glioblastoma (Erik Sulman)
10:30 am Chemotherapy for Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma — Does MGMT Methylation Status Matter? (Wolfgang Wick)
10:45 am Treatment of Recurrent Glioblastoma (Susan Chang)
11:15 am Management of Glioblastoma in Elderly Patients (Sith Sathornsumetee)
11:45 am Contemporary Issues in Neuro-Oncology: Role of Tumor Treatment Fields (Michael Weller)
12:00 pm ADJOURN
Tuesday: Gliomas
7:00 am BREAKFAST
7:25 am Welcome
7:30 am Brain Tumor Biology 101: Metabolomics (Dan Cahill)
7:45 am Experimental Therapies for Glioblastoma-Surgical (Bob Carter)
8:15 am Experimental Therapies for Glioblastoma-Medical (Frank Winkler)
8:45 am Anaplastic Gliomas (Patrick Wen)
9:15 am Low-Grade Gliomas (Andrew Chi)
9:45 am BREAK
10:00 am Targeted Therapy for Gliomas (Isabel Arrillaga)
10:30 am Immunotherapy for Gliomas (Michael Platten)
11:00 am Spinal Cord Gliomas (Ganesh Shankar)
11:30 am Ependymomas (Rakesh Jalali)
11:45 am Controversies in Neuro-Oncology: PCV versus Temozolomide (Wolfgang Wick)
12:00 pm ADJOURN
1:30 – 4:30 pm Symposium 1: International Tumor Board-Glioma (Wenbin Li, Ying Mao, Sun-Ha Paek, Rakesh Jalali, Wolfgang Wick, Dan Cahill, OPEN)
Wednesday: Non-Glial Tumors and Supportive Neuro-Oncology
7:00 am BREAKFAST
7:25 am Welcome
7:30 am Brain Tumor Biology 101: Tumor Tubules (Frank Winkler)
7:45 am Pituitary Tumors (Jay Loeffler)
8:15 am Meningiomas (Priscilla Brastianos)
8:45 am Craniopharyngiomas (Bob Carter)
9:00 am Primary CNS Lymphoma (Tracy Batchelor)
9:30 am BREAK
9:45 am CNS Histiocytoses (Lakshmi Nayak)
10:15 am Neurocognitive Issues in Brain Tumor Patients (Michael Parsons)
10:45 am Supportive Care for Brain Tumor Patients (Sith Sathornsumetee)
11:15 am Palliative Care for Brain Tumor Patients (Deborah Forst)
11:45 am Controversies in Neuro-Oncology: Bevacizumab for Non-Glial Tumors (Scott Plotkin)
12:00 pm ADJOURN
Thursday: Nervous System Metastases and Neurological Complications of Cancer
7:00 am BREAKFAST
7:25 am Welcome
7:30 am Brain Tumor Biology 101: Immunology (Michael Platten)
7:45 am CNS Metastases-Biology (Priscilla Brastianos)
8:15 am Brain Metastases-Surgery and Radiation (Ian Dunn, Jay Loeffler)
8:45 am Brain Metastases-Medical and Experimental Therapies (Riccardo Soffietti)
9:15 am Leptomeningeal Metastases (Adrienne Boire)
9:45 am BREAK
10:00 am Metastatic Epidural Spinal Cord Compression (Shota Tanaka)
10:30 am Metastases to Plexus and Peripheral Nerve (Eric Wong)
10:45 am Paraneoplastic Neurological Syndromes (Jorg Dietrich)
11:15 am Neurological Complications of New Cancer Therapies (Eudocia Quant Lee)
11:45 am Controversies in Neuro-Oncology: WBRT for Brain Metastases (Jay Loeffler)
12:00 pm ADJOURN
1:30 - 4:30 pm Symposium 2: International Tumor Board Non-Glial Tumors (Zhong-Ping Chen, Shota Tanaka, Tao Jiang, Tracy Batchelor, Nino Chiocca. Erik Sulman)
Friday: Pediatric Nervous System Tumors and Tumor Susceptibility Syndromes
7:00 am BREAKFAST
7:25 am Welcome
7:30 am Brain Tumor Biology 101: The Neuronal Tumor Microenvironment (Michelle Monje)
7:45 am Medulloblastoma(Stefan Pfister)
8:15 am Pediatric Low-Grade Gliomas (Mark Kieran)
8:45 am Pediatric High-Grade Gliomas/DIPG (Michelle Monje)
9:15 am AT/RT and Other Rare Pediatric CNS Tumors (Susan Chi)
9:45 am BREAK
10:00 am CNS Germ Cell Tumors (Nancy Tarbell)
10:30 am Pineal Region and Embryonal Tumors (Nancy Tarbell)
11:00 am Neurofibromatosis (Scott Plotkin)
11:30 am Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (Dan Cahill)
11:45 am von Hippel Lindau Syndrome(Othon Iliopoulos)
12:15 pm Contemporary Issues in Neuro-Oncology: Molecular subsets of medulloblastoma (Mariella Filbin)
12:30 pm Conference adjourns
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