Mary Jones Hudson and Thomas Hudson 2018 Geriatric Oncology Symposium: Personalized Care Through Research

UNC Lineberger's annual geriatric oncology research symposium will be held at the Rizzo Center on Friday, Nov. 30, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. A pre-conference symposium takes place 9:30-11 a.m.

When Nov 30, 2018 from 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM (EST / UTC-500)
Where Paul J. Rizzo Center, 150 DuBose Home Lane, Chapel Hill, NC
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Contact Phone 919-966-0509
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Pre-Conference Workshop

Creating a database customized to your research interests and clinical practice – start with the GA and go from there

Chairs: Grant Williams, MD, Allison Deal, MS, and Tucker Brenizer
9:30 a.m.Advantages and challenges of building your own research databaseGrant Williams, MD
9:45 a.m.Building a database incorporating the GA – large and small Geriatric Oncology databasesAllison Deal, MS, and Tucker Brenizer
10 a.m.Roundtable discussionAndrew Smitherman, MD, MSc, and Kirsten Nyrop, PhD
Symposium
11 a.m.OverviewTrevor Jolly, MD, and Hyman Muss, MD
11:10 a.m. Welcome Shelley Earp, MD
11:15 a.m. Strategies to integrate palliative care for older adults with cancer Gary Winzelberg, MD MPH
11:40 a.m. Leveraging clinical trials and real-world data to inform evidence-based cancer care: opportunities in geriatric oncology Katie Reeder Hayes, MD
12:05 p.m. Phase I Clinical Trials in the elderly: An overview of the literature Juneko Grilley-Olson, MD
12:30 p.m. Lunch and networking
1 p.m. Keynote address: Addressing the Needs of an Aging Nation: Merging Geriatrics and Oncology Arti Hurria, MD
2 p.m. Investigating a biomarker of aging in the pediatric oncology population Andrew Smitherman, MD, MSc
2:25 p.m. Pre-chemotherapy cognitive screening in chemotherapy naive patients with breast cancer Zev Nakamura, MD
2:50 p.m. CardioOncology: Special considerations in treating older women with breast cancer Gretchen Kimmick, MD
3:15 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. Secondary analyses from NRG and Alliance

Noam VanderWalde, MD

3:55 p.m.

Accelerated sarcopenia in older adults with a cancer diagnosis

Grant Williams, MD
4:20 p.m. Biomarker of aging p16INK4a: Progress and pitfalls Hyman Muss, MD, and Natalia Mitin, PhD
4:50 p.m. Closing comments and wrap up