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

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

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

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

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

Panel Question and Answer

9:30 AM-10:00 AM Break
10:00 AM-11:30 AM Oral Abstract Session A
11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Poster Session A
With complimentary boxed lunch

11:45 AM-12:45 PM

Networking Roundtables
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1:00 PM-2:00 PM Rapid Abstract Session
2:00 PM-3:00 PM

General Session 2: New Approaches to Addressing Old Symptoms

Kavitha Ramchandran, MD—Chair
Stanford University

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

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

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

Panel Question and Answer

3:00 PM-3:30 PM Break
3:30 PM-5:00 PM

General Session 3: The Great Opioid Debate

Eric Roeland, MD—Chair
Massachusetts General Hospital

Susan Urba, MD—Chair
University of Michigan Cancer Center

Eric Roeland, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Charles F. Von Gunten, MD, PhD
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, Continued
Complimentary Wine and Cheese Reception

5:15 PM-6:00 PM Poster Walks
5:15 PM-6:00 PM

Death Cafe
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