9th International Patient Symposium on Myeloproliferative Neoplasms - Program

9th INTERNATIONAL PATIENT SYMPOSIUM ON MYELOPROLIFERATIVE NEOPLASMS

When:  Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Where:  Griffis Faculty Club, Weill Cornell Medical College
521 East 68th Street, New York, NY  10065

PROGRAM

8:00 AM - Registration

8:45 AM - Welcome and Introduction
Lewis C. Cantley, PhD, Director, Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center at Weill Cornell Medicine/ Ronald P. Stanton Clinical Cancer Program at NewYork-Presbyterian/Professor of Cancer Biology in Medicine

9:00 AM - Natural History and Heredity
Jerry L. Spivak, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

9:30 AM - Biomarkers and Molecular Abnormalities:  What Do Patients Need to Know?
Alison Moliterno, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

10:00 AM - Current Management of Polycythemia Vera
Richard T. Silver, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

10:30 AM - Break

11:00 AM - Current Management of Essential Thrombocythemia
Carles Besses Raebel, MD, Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain

11:30 AM - Current Management of Myelofibrosis
Ronald Hoffman, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

12:00 PM - Current Developments in Stem Cell Transplantation in the MPNs
Koen van Besien, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

12:30 PM - Lunch

1:45 PM - Summary of Drugs in Current and Future Clinical Trials
Jason R. Gotlib, MD, MS, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

2:15 PM - What Should You Expect from Your MPN Treatment?
Ruben A. Mesa, MD, FACP, UT Health San Antonio Cancer Center, San Antonio, TX

2:45 PM - Moderated Q&A
Richard T. Silver, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

3:15 PM - A Word from Our Sponsor
Andrew I. Schafer, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

3:20 PM - Break - Move to Belfer Research Building, 413 East 69th Street

3:45 PM - Disease-Specific Q&A Groups (moderated by Symposium presenters)
                
 Polycythemia Vera
                 Essential Thrombocythemia
                 Myelofibrosis

5:15 PM - Wine Reception & Tours of Belfer Research Laboratories

6:15 PM - Adjournment    

SPACE IS LIMITED - REGISTER TODAY!

If you have any questions, please contact Barbara Rosenstein at 212-288-6604 or brosenstein@crt.org.