2019 agenda

Thursday, February 7, 2019 – Fairmont Pacific Rim, Vancouver

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14:30 – 18:00
(For accepted residents only)
TLC- Training in Lung Cancer – Meeting for Resident and Fellows
Chairs: Dr. Randeep Sangha and Dr. Devin Schellenberg
(Accepted registered delegates only)
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18:00 Canadian Lung Cancer Conference Opening Dinner
(Open to registered delegates only)

Friday, February 8, 2019 – Fairmont Pacific Rim, Vancouver

08:30 – 08:35 Welcome to the Canadian Lung Cancer Conference – Drs. Barbara Melosky, Cheryl Ho & Randeep Sangha Star Sapphire Ballroom A & B
08:35 – 08:50 Welcome from CCTG – Dr. Penelope Bradbury (ON)
Medical Oncology Session- Chair: Dr. Barb Melosky (BC)
08:50 – 09:35 Lung Cancer: Today & Tomorrow – Dr. David Gandara (USA)
09:35 – 09:50 Canadian Perspective – Dr. Benoit Samson (QC)
09:50 – 10:00 Touch pad questions and discussion
Radiation Oncology Session – Chair: Dr. Devin Schellenberg (BC)
10:00 – 10: 20 How Radiation or SABR Fits in with Evolving Systemic Therapies or Immunotherapies- Dr. Fiona McDonald (UK)
10:20 – 10:40 Liquid Biopsies- Transformative Biomarkers for Radiation Oncology- Dr. Max Diehn (USA)
10:40 – 10: 50 Touch pad questions and discussion
10:50 – 11:15 Refreshment Break Star Sapphire Ballroom Foyer
Respiratory Session – Chair: Dr. Renelle Myers (BC)
11:15 – 11:45 Smoking Cessation – Dr. Graham Warren (USA)
11:45 – 11:50 Touch pad questions and discussion
Surgical Oncology Session – Chair: Dr. John Yee (BC)
 11:50 – 12:20 Does SBRT change the Thoracic Surgeon practice? – Dr. Marcelo Cypel (ON)
12:20 – 12:30 Using Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROM’s) to Evaluate and Treat Patients with Lung Cancer- Dr. Martin Chasen (ON)
12:30 – 12:40 Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation –
Presented by Dr. Ming Tsao (ON)
12:45 – 13:45  Lunch Emerald Ballroom
13:45 -15:15 BREAK OUTS
Radiation Oncology Breakout– Chair: Dr. Devin Schellenberg (BC) Star Sapphire Ballroom C
13:45 – 14:00 Consolidative Treatment for Oligometastases- Dr. Daniel Gomez (USA)
14:00 – 14:15 Real Time QA / Peer Review for Working Rad Oncs- Dr. Greg Videtic (USA)
14:15 – 14:30 Canadian Updates- Dr. David Palma (ON)
14:30 – 14:45 Perspectives from Across the Pond – Dr. Fiona McDonald (UK)
14:45 – 15:15 Panel/Audience Discussion- Q & A
13:45 – 15:15 Nursing Breakout – Chair: Leslie Markin (BC), Kelly Zibrik (BC), Dr. Martin Chasen (ON) Pearl Room
13:45 – 14:25 Compassion Fatigue for Caregivers – Ms. Rebecca Brown (ON)Question and Answer Period
14:25 – 14:30 Question and Answer Period
14:30 – 15:10 Cannabis Primer for Nurses – Dr. Rizwan Qureshi (AB)
15:10 – 15:15 Question and Answer Period
13:45- 15:15 Medical Oncology Breakout- Chair: Dr. Gwyn Bebb (AB) Star Sapphire Ballroom B
Rare Mutations- Chair: Dr. Janessa Laskin (BC)
13:45 – 14:00 NTRK fusions – Dr. David Hong (USA)
14:00 – 14:15 NRG fusions-Dr. Parneet Cheema (ON) & Dr. Brandon Sheffield (ON)
14:15 – 14:30 Question and Answer Period
Small Cell Lung Cancer- Chair: Dr. Janessa Laskin (BC)
14:30 – 14:40 Which is the Optimal Platinum Agent in Small Cell Lung Cancer? -Dr. David Dawe (MB)
14:40 – 15:10 Small Cell:  Dr. Peter Ellis (ON)
15:10 – 15:15 Question and Answer Period
 13:45 – 15:15 Respiratory Session Breakout – Chair: Dr. Stephen Lam (BC) Topaz Room
13:45 – 14:15 Meet the Professor- Dr. Graham Warren (USA)
14:15 – 14:45 QUIT- Ms. Katherine McKay (BC)
14:45 – 15:15 Question and Answer Period
1400 – 15:15 Surgical Oncology Breakout – Chair: Dr. Kyle Grant (BC) Opal Room
14:00 – 14:20 Uniportal VATS for Resection of Lung Cancer – Dr. Paula Ugalde (QC)
14:20 – 14:40 Update on Microcoil Localization of Pulmonary Nodules – Dr. Anna McGuire (BC)
14:40 – 15:00 Extent of Surgical Resection for Early Stage Lung Cancer – Dr. Kyle Grant (BC)
15:00 – 15:15 Question and Answer Period
15:15 – 15:45 Refreshment Break Star Sapphire Foyer
15:45- 17:00 Debates
Chair- Dr. David Small (QC)
Star Sapphire Ballroom A & B
15:45 – 16:10 Debate 1 –Alectinib vs Brigatinib in 1st Line ALK
Alectinib – Dr. Geoffrey Liu (ON) (10 min)
Brigatinib – Dr. Jeff Rothenstein (ON) (10min)
16:05 – 16:10  Touch pad vote and discussion
16:10 –
16:35
Debate 2: Dual vs. Tri modality treatment (Three’s Company vs. Three’s a crowd)
Dual: Dr. Greg Videtic (USA) (10 min)
Tri: Dr. Wael Hanna (ON)  (10 min)
16:30 – 16:35  Touch pad vote and discussion
16:35 – 17:00 Debate 3-TMB is a Feasible and Practice-Modifying Biomarker for Immunotherapy
No- Dr. Frances Shepherd (ON) (10 min)
Yes- Dr. Rosalyn Juergens (ON) (10min)
16:55 – 17:00 Touch pad vote and discussion
17:00 – 17:05 Betty Rice Award- Presented by Dr. Stephen Lam to David Tsui & Brenda Minatel
17:00 Closing Remarks – Dr. Barbara Melosky (BC)
18:30 Canadian Lung Cancer Conference Closing Dinner- Boulevard Kitchen- Sutton Place Hotel- 845 Burrard St.
(Open to registered delegates only)