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