Program By Day

7:00 AM-7:45 AM Complimentary Continental Breakfast
7:00 AM-6:00 PM Exhibits Open
7:45 AM-8:45 AM Welcome and Walther Cancer Foundation Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Endowed Award and Lecture

Charles L. Loprinzi, MD, FASCO
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
Welcome of the Day

Jennifer S. Temel, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Building a Research Program in Palliative and Supportive Oncology Care
8:50 AM-9:30 AM General Session 1: Moving From Good to Great—Training Oncology Clinicians in Palliative Care Skills

Esme Finlay, MD—Chair
University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Cardinale B. Smith, MD, PhD—Chair
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Introduction

Frank D. Ferris, MD, FAAHPM, FAACE
OhioHealth
Training Physicians: Guidelines, Innovations, Research, and Resources

Regina M. Fink, PhD, APRN, AOCN, FAAN
University of Colorado School of Medicine and College of Nursing
Training Nurses: Guidelines, Innovations, Research, and Resources

Abstract 74: What the HEC? Physician variation and attainable compliance targets in antiemetic prophylaxis.
First Author: Eric Roeland, MD

Panel Question and Answer
9:30 AM-10:00 AM Break
10:00 AM-11:30 AM Oral Abstract Session A

Ian N. Olver, MD, PhD, FRACP—Chair
University of South Australia

Tracy A. Balboni, MD, MPH, FAAHPM—Chair
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Abstract 75: A single-center randomized clinical trial of palliative rehabilitation versus standard care alone in patients with newly diagnosed non-resectable cancer.
First Author: Lise Nottelmann, MD

Abstract 76: A randomized controlled trial of a novel artificial-intelligence based smartphone application to optimize the management of cancer-related pain.
First Author: Mihir M. Kamdar, MD

Karen Michelle Mustian, PhD
University of Rochester Medical Center
Discussion

Abstract 77: Translation and evaluation of a lung cancer palliative care intervention for community practice.
First Author: Huong Q Nguyen, ScM

Abstract 78: Impact of palliative care interventions on health-related quality of life (HRQOL): A secondary analysis of the Promoting Resilience in Stress Management (PRISM) Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT).
First Author: Angela Steineck

Kristina B. Newport, MD
Penn State Hershey Palliative Care
Discussion

Panel Question and Answer
11:30 AM-1:00 PM Poster Session A: Communication and Shared Decision Making; Integration and Delivery of Palliative and Supportive Care; and Psychosocial and Spiritual/Cultural Assessment and Management
with Complimentary Boxed Lunch
11:45 AM-12:45 PM Networking Roundtables
Information on the Roundtables and confirmed faculty listings can be found here.
1:00 PM-2:00 PM Rapid Abstract Session

Charles L. Loprinzi, MD, FASCO—Chair
Mayo Clinic, Rochester

Abstract 172: Memorial Sloan Kettering-Frailty Index (MSK-FI): Validation and its relationship with postoperative outcomes of older survivors of cancer.
First Author: Armin Shahrokni, MD, MPH

Abstract 22: Hits and misses: A longitudinal examination of congruence between patient-reported quality-of-life concerns in advanced cancer and discussions with oncologists.
First Author: Karen Marie De Sola-Smith, MA, PhD(c)

Abstract 54: Process measures of palliative and end-of-life care among young adults who died from cancer.
First Author: Hanneke Poort, MSc, PhD

Abstract 79: Implementation of a rapid access multidisciplinary bone metastases clinic to improve access to care at a large cancer center.
First Author: Lauren Elizabeth Colbert, MD

Abstract 185: Multimodal therapy for the treatment of sleep disturbance in patients with advanced cancer.
First Author: Sriram J. Yennu, MD

Panel Question and Answer
2:00 PM-3:00 PM General Session 2: New Approaches to Addressing Old Symptoms

Kavitha Ramchandran, MD, FAAHPM—Chair
Stanford University School of Medicine

Petra A. Ortner, PhD, PharmD—Chair
AGSMO Supportive Care Group Germany

Nathan Staff, MD, PhD, FAAN
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
New Molecular Targets for Prevention and Treatment of CIPN

Maryam B. Lustberg, MD, MPH
Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
Laser Therapy: An Emerging Approach for Treating Genitourinary Symptoms of Menopause

Abstract 183: TIRED: A randomised controlled trial evaluating efficacy of cognitive behavior therapy and graded exercise therapy in severely fatigue patients with advanced cancer.
First Author: Hanneke Poort, MSc, PhD

Panel Question and Answer
3:00 PM-3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

General Session 3: The Great Opioid Debate

Susan G. Urba, MD—Chair
University of Michigan Cancer Center

Eric Roeland, MD—Chair
Massachusetts General Hospital
Introduction

Charles F. Von Gunten, MD, PhD
OhioHealth
Protecting Opioid Access: Caring for Patients in Need

Leslie J. Blackhall, MD
University of Virginia
Unregulated Opioid Access: Consequences and Outcomes

Panel Question and Answer

5:00 PM-6:00 PM Poster Session A: Communication and Shared Decision Making; Integration and Delivery of Palliative and Supportive Care; and Psychosocial and Spiritual/Cultural Assessment and Management
with Complimentary Wine and Cheese Reception
5:15 PM-6:00 PM

Poster Walks

Petra A. Ortner, PhD, PharmD
AGSMO Supportive Care Group Germany
 

Kavitha Ramchandran, MD, FAAHPM
Stanford University School of Medicine
 

Cardinale B. Smith, MD, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

5:15 PM-6:00 PM

Death Cafe
Information on the Cafe can be found here.