2020 agenda

Thursday, February 6, 2020 – Fairmont Pacific Rim, Vancouver

 

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 7, 2020 – Fairmont Pacific Rim, Vancouver

 

08:30 – 08:35 Welcome to the Canadian Lung Cancer Conference – Dr. Barbara Melosky / Dr. Cheryl Ho (BC) Star Sapphire Ballroom A & B
08:35 – 08:45 Welcome from CCTG – Dr. Penelope Bradbury (ON)
Medical Oncology Session  – Chair: Dr. Barb Melosky (BC)
08:45 – 09:30 Lung Cancer Today and Tomorrow – Dr. Marina Garassino (IT)
09:30 – 09:40

Canadian Perspective – Dr. Andrew Robinson (ON)

09:40 – 09:50 Touch Pad Questions and Discussion
09:50- 10:50 Radiation Oncology Session  – Chair: Dr. Devin Schellenberg (BC)
Beyond RCTs in Lung Radiation Oncology – Where is the Sweet Spot?
09:50 – 10:10 AI/Big Data/Radiomics – Dr. Philippe Lambin (NL)
10:10 – 10:30 Where Does Radiation Oncology Fit in the New Systemic Era? – Dr. David Raben (USA)
10:30 – 10:40 Touch Pad Questions and Discussion
10:40 – 11:10 Refreshment Break Star Sapphire Ballroom Foyer
Respiratory Session – Chair: Dr. Stephen Lam (BC)
11:10 – 11:40 Lung Cancer Screening – Dr. Harry J. de Koning (NL)
11:40 – 11:45 Touch Pad Questions and Discussion
Surgical Oncology Session – Chair: Dr. John Yee (BC)
11:45 – 12:15 Thoracic Surgery Lung Cancer: What is New – Dr. Michael Mulligan (USA)
12:15 – 12:30 Touch Pad Questions and Discussion
12:30 – 12:40 Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation Presented by Dr. Cheryl Ho (BC)
12:40 – 13:40 Lunch Emerald Ballroom
13:40 – 15:10 BREAK OUTS
13:40 – 15:10 Radiation Oncology Breakout – Chair: Dr. Devin Schellenberg (BC) Star Sapphire Ballroom C
13:40 – 13:55 Where are We at with Oligomets in North America – Dr. Puneeth Iyengar (USA)
13:55 – 14:10 Update on Clinical Trials – Dr. Meredith Giuliani (ON)
14:10 – 14:25 Translational Opportunities in Rad Onc – Dr. Theos Tsakiridis (ON)
14:25 – 14:40 How AI Could Help Your Rad Onc Clinic – Dr. Srinivas Raman (ON)
14:40 – 15:10 Panel Discussion and Audience Discussion
13:40 – 15:10 Nursing Breakout – Chair: Leslie Markin (BC), Kelly Zibrik (BC), Shannon Farley, (ON) Pearl Room
13:40 – 14:00 Genetic Testing – Implications for HCPs and Patients – Dr. Erica Tsang (BC)
14:00 – 14:20 Self-Management of Breathlessness – Dr. Doris Howell (ON)
14:20 – 14:40 Collaborative Integration of Social Workers in Oncology Care – Ms. Sarah Sample (BC)
14:40 – 15:10 Question and Answer Period
13:40 – 15:10 Medical Oncology Breakout – Chair: Dr. Maria Ho (BC) Star Sapphire Ballroom B
13:40 – 14:00 RET fusions – Dr. David Hong (USA)
14:00 – 14:20 ROS1 – Dr. Natasha Leighl (ON)
14:20 – 14:40 Statistical trial design for rare molecular subtypes – Yu Shyr (US)
14:40 – 15:10 Question and Answer Period
13:40 – 15:10 Respiratory Session Breakout – Chair: Dr. Renelle Myers (BC) Topaz Room
13:40 – 14:00 Quality Assurance in Lung Cancer Screening Programs – Dr. Heidi Schmidt (ON)
14:10 – 14:10 Question & Answer Period
Debate: Lung Biopsy for Small Screen Detected Peripheral Nodules: CT Guided vs Bronchoscopic Methods – How Does One Decide?
14:10 – 14:25 Bronchoscopic Methods for Screen Detected Peripheral Lung Nodule Biopsy – The Best Way Forward!
– Dr. Renelle Myers (BC)
14:25 – 14:40 CT Guided Biopsy for Screen Detected Peripheral Lung Lesions – The Real Truth! – Dr. Anto Sedlic (BC)
14:40 – 15:00 Rebuttal and Question Period
15:00 – 15:20 Closing Remarks on the Future of Lung Cancer Screening – Dr. Harry de Koning (NL)
15:20 – 15:30 Question & Answer Period
14:00 – 15:15 Surgical Oncology Breakout – Chair: Dr. Kyle Grant (BC) Opal Room
14:00 – 14:25 Circulating Tumor DNA in Lung Cancer – The Surgeon’s Perspective – Dr. Anna McGuire (BC)
14:25 – 14:35 Question and Answer Period
14:35 – 15:00 ​Oligometastatic Lung Cancer – Role of Surgery – Dr. Alexander Lee (BC)
15:00 – 15:10 Question and Answer Period
15:10 – 15:40 Refreshment Break Star Sapphire Foyer
15:40 – 16:40 Debates Chair: Dr. Olexiy Aseyev (ON) Star Sapphire Ballroom A & B
15:40 – 16:00 Debate 1 – Chair: Dr. Negar Chooback (ON)
Advanced NSCLC  PD-L1 <1%
Pembrolizumab/chemotherapy –  Dr. Kevin Jao (QC)
Nivolumab/Ipilimumab – Dr. Stephanie Snow (NS)
Touch Pad Vote and Discussion
16:00 – 16:20 Debate 2 – Chair: Dr. Anand Swaminath (ON)

Unicorns, Leprechauns and the Abscopal Effect: The Abscopal Effect and the Leafs Winning the Stanley Cup, Both “Could” Happen, but Don’t. If the Raptors can Win a Championship, the Abscopal Effect is also Possible
Raptors and the Championship (Abscopal Effect is Real) – (Pro) Dr. Patrick Cheung (ON)
Leafs and the Stanley Cup (Abscopal Effect is not Real) – (Con) Dr. Jason Pantarotto (ON)
Touch Pad Vote and Discussion
16:20 – 16:40 Debate 3 – Chair: Dr. Annick Wong (QC)
First Line EGFR Mutation Positive NSCLC Osimertinib – The Winner takes it all. 1st and 2nd Generation EGFR TKIs – Don’t YET have to Fall
Osimertinib – The Winner Takes it ALL – Dr. Scott Laurie (ON)
1st and 2nd Generation EGFR TKIs – Don’t YET have to Fall – Dr. Desiree Hao (AB)
Touch Pad Vote and Discussion
16:40 – 16:50 Betty Rice Award – Presented by Dr. Stephen Lam (BC)
16:50 Closing Remarks – Dr. Barbara Melosky (BC)
18:30 Canadian Lung Cancer Conference Closing Dinner
(Open to registered delegates only)