Targeted Therapies in Lung Cancer Patient Forum Webcast Information


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 All times listed are Eastern Daylight Time

8:30 – 10am

 The Many Faces of Progression
 Dr. Nathan Pennell
 Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center
 The Role of Local Therapy
 Dr. Shirish Gadgeel
 Michigan Medicine, University of  Michigan
 Biopsies & Re-biopsies
 Dr. Karen Reckamp
 City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer  Center
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 10 -10:30 am - BREAK (no webcast during this period)   

10:30 - noon

 The Question of Clinical Trials
 Dr. Alice Shaw
 Massachusetts General Hospital
 The Crossroads:
 Local Therapy, Chemo, Targeted  Therapy, or Immunotherapy?
 Panel Discussion with Drs. Pennell,  Gadgeel, Reckamp, and Shaw,
 and patients John Cherol (EGFR), Matt  Hiznay (ALK),
 and Sara Whitlock (RET).
 Moderator: Dr. H. (Jack) West
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Noon - 1pm - LUNCH (no webcast during this period)


1pm - 2:30

  Lung Cancer Sub-Type Break-Outs
 Dr. Alice Shaw, Dr. Shirish Gadgeel,
 and Matt Hiznay, ALK patient
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 Dr. Nathan Pennell, Dr. H. (Jack) West,
 and John Cherol, EGFR patient
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 Dr. Karen Reckamp, Dr. Vamsidhar  Velcheti, and Sara Whitlock, RET patient
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2:30 - 2:50 pm - BREAK (no webcast during this period) 

2:50 – 4pm

 Managing the Cost of Cancer Care
 Dr. James P. Stevenson
 Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center
 Patient to Patient Mentoring
 Kathryn Sefcek, MHA
 4th Angel Mentoring Program
Caveat Emptor: Assessing Cancer Information from Sources of Varying Quality  
 Dr. H. (Jack) West
 Swedish Cancer Institute & Founder of  cancerGRACE
 and Janet Freeman-Daily, ROS1 patient,  #LCSM Twitter Chat co- moderator, Cure  Today contributor, blogger
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