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


Betty Rice Award – Call for Abstracts
This year Two Awards will be given.
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Deadline for submission is December 31st , 2017

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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

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.

Executive Committee:

Dr. Barb Melosky
Dr. Cheryl Ho
Dr. Shantanu Banerji
Dr. Normand Blais
Dr. Ronald Burkes
Dr. Charles Butts
Dr. Martin Chasen
Dr. Peter Ellis
Dr. Vera Hirsh
Dr. Diana Ionescu
Dr. Stephen Lam
Dr. Natasha Leighl
Ms. Bonnie Leung
Ms. Leslie Markin
Dr. Wojciech Morzycki
Dr. Jeffery Rothenstein
Dr. Randeep Sangha
Dr. Devin Schellenberg
Dr. Ming Tsao
Dr. Sunil Verma
Dr. John Yee
Ms. Kelly Zibrik

TLC  |  Training in Lung Cancer, Resident & Fellows’ Program

(Program for Registered Residents Only)

Thursday, February 8, 2018
Fairmont Pacific Rim, Pearl Room


Please note: Once you have registered for TLC your name will be added to the participation/funding request list.
TLC Chairs, Dr. Schellenberg and Dr. Sangha, will confirm approval of your participation and funding by mid December. After receiving participation/funding approval you will be requested to register for the Canadian Lung Cancer Conference. 

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of  5.5 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

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.