Fairmont Pacific Rim | Vancouver British Columbia February 8th and 9th, 2018


Betty Rice Award – Call for Abstracts

As the judges have asked for more time, we have extended
the deadline until December 31st , 2016

submit your abstract

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

Welcome to the 2018 Canadian Lung Cancer Conference in Vancouver. There have been exciting advances in the treatment, diagnosis & staging of lung cancer. The meeting continues to have a multi-disciplinary focus to meet the needs of a wide variety of professionals.
Topics appealing to Medical Oncology, Respiratory Medicine, Radiation Oncology and Thoracic Surgery as well as Oncology Nursing will be presented. Our guest speakers will provide a wealth of expertise and knowledge to optimize the treatment of lung cancer patients.

We hope you will join us for this very informative and timely meeting.

Yours truly,
Conference Chairs:
Dr. Barb Melosky and Dr. Cheryl Ho

Executive Committee:

Dr. Barb Melosky
Dr. Cheryl Ho
Dr. Ronald Burkes
Dr. Peter Ellis
Dr. Vera Hirsh
Dr. Diana Ionescu
Dr. Stephen Lam
Dr. Natasha Leighl
Dr. Renelle Myers
Mrs. Karen Remo
Dr. Randeep Sangha
Dr. Devin Schellenberg
Dr. Sunil Verma
Dr. John Yee
Ms. Kelly Zibrik

Objectives and Goals

• To improve the care of patients with lung cancer.
• To review new approaches to the treatment of NSCLC.
• To discuss the role of radiation oncology in the management of NSCLC.
• To update surgical options in NSCLC therapy.

CORE: Canadian Oncology Resident Education:

Thursday February 8, 2018
Fairmont Pacific Rim,
Pearl Room
You must be registered for the Canadian Lung Cancer Conference first in order to register for CORE

Fairmont Pacific Rim

Fairmont Pacific Rim, luxury, naturally inspired, sophisticated and contemporary featuring the best of the Pacific Rim in its plan, décor, and culinary offerings. Stylish rooms and unique suites integrate naturally inspired materials and state-of-the-art technology. Our Vancouver hotel is sure to impress with captivating views of the water and mountains.