2022 AGENDA

Wednesday, July 6th, 2022

14:00 – 18:00 TLC- Training in Lung Cancer – Meeting for Resident and Fellows
Chairs: Dr. Randeep Sangha and Dr. Sarah Baker
(TLC is for registered residents only)
18:00 – 21:30 Canadian Lung Cancer Conference Opening Dinner- Pacific Rim Hotel
Open to Registered Delegates Only

Thursday, July 7th, 2022

08:00 – 09:00 Canadian Lung Cancer Conference Breakfast
09:05 – 09:10 Welcome to the Canadian Lung Cancer Conference – Dr. Barbara Melosky
Medical Oncology Session- Chair: Dr. Barb Melosky (BC)
09:10 – 09:55 Medical Oncology Keynote Speaker- Dr. Suresh Ramalingam (USA)
09:55 – 10:05 Question Period
10:05 – 10:15 Betty Rice Award – Presented by Dr. Barb Melosky (BC)
10:15 – 10:35 Refreshment Break
10:35 -12:05 BREAK OUTS
10:35 – 12:05 Radiation Oncology Breakout – Chairs: Dr. Devin Schellenberg (BC) & Dr. Anand Swaminath (ON)
FLASH and New Technologies in Radiation Therapy – Dr. Billy Loo (USA)
Novel Radiosensitizers for Small Cell Lung Cancer: Bench-to-Bedside – Dr. Benjamin Lok (ON)
Did COVID change the Canadian Lung Cancer Landscape? – Dr. Magali Lecavalier (QC)
CAPRI Trials 2.0 (Being Reactive to Proactive) – Dr. Alex Louie (ON)
CCTG and Trial Brainstorming – Dr. Alex Sun (ON)
Panel and Question and Answer Period
10:35 – 12:05 Nursing Breakout – Chair: Leslie Markin (BC), Bonnie Leung (BC)
10:35 – 10:55 Ageism in Cancer Care – Dr. Kristen Haase (BC)
10:55 -11:15 The Role of the CNS in a Multidisciplinary Geriatric Oncology Clinic – Dr. Rana Jin (ON)
11:15 -11:35 Exercise in the Prevention of Sarcopenia & Frailty in Older Adult Cancer – Dr. Kristen Campbell (BC)
11:35 – 12:05 Question and Answer Period
10:35 – 12:05 Medical Oncology Breakout
10:35 -10:55 TIGIT – Dr. Peter Ellis (ON)
10:55 -11:15 Statistical Trial Design for Rare Molecular Subtypes – Dr. Yu Shyr (USA)
11:15 -11: 350 Update in Small Cell Lung Cancer- Dr. Janessa Laskin (BC)
11:35 – 12:05 Question and Answer Period
10:35 – 12:05 Respiratory and Surgeons Session Breakout – Chair: Dr. Will Lockwood (BC)
10:35 – 11: 35 Molecular Biology of Lung Cancer in Never Smokers in Relation to Air Pollution Exposure and Implication in Targeted Therapy- Professor Pan-Chyr Yang (Taiwan)
11:35 – 12:05 Question & Answer Period
12:05 – 13:05 Lunch
13:10- 14:10 Debates
13:10 – 13:30 Debate 1: Durvalumab Consolidation for Stage III EGFR Positive NSCLC Post Chemoradiotherapy
Yes- Dr. Aliyah Pabani (AB)
No- Dr. Catherine Labbe (QC)
Voting and Discussion with Audience
13:30 – 13:50 Debate 2: Radiation is Now Equivalent to Surgery in Early Stage Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
Chair: Dr. Alex Sun (ON)
Pro- Joe Chang (USA)
Con- Dr. Basil Nasir (QC)
Voting and Discussion with Audience
13:50 – 14:10 Debate 3: Stage II-III Surgically Managed Early Stage NSCLC
Neoadjuvant- Dr. Kevin Jao (QC)
Adjuvant- Dr. Paul Wheatley- Price (ON)
Voting  and Discussion with Audience
14:10 – 14:15 Closing Remarks – Dr. Barbara Melosky (BC)
18:30 Canadian Lung Cancer Conference Closing Dinner
For registered delegates only