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Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation Annual Conference
February 4-5, 2016
Salt Lake City, Utah



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Conference Agenda

Day 1: Thursday, February 5, 2015
Session Chair: Millind Javle, MD Anderson Cancer Center

TIME

AGENDA

PRESENTERS

3:00-3:05pm

Welcome to the Conference

Dr. Robin Kim, Huntsman Cancer Institute

Dr. Milind Javle, MD Anderson Cancer Center - Conference Chair

3:05-3:15pm

Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation Update

Stacie Lindsey, CCF President

3:15-3:50pm

Somatic Mutation Profiling in Cholangiocarcinoma

Dr. Laura Wood, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

3:50-4:00pm

Oral Abstract Presentation - Massive Parallel Sequencing Uncovers Actionable FGFR2-PPHLN1 Fusion and ARAF Mutations in Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma

Dr. Daniela Sia, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

4:00-4:35pm

Tumor Profiling and Investigational Therapeutics

Dr. Funda Meric-Bernstam, MD Anderson Cancer Center

4:35-4:55pm

Break and Networking

All Attendees

4:55-5:30pm

BAP1 Mutations-Spectrum and Biology in Cancer

Dr. Michele Carbone, University of Hawaii

5:30-6:05pm

Clinical Trials in Cholangiocarcinoma: ABC Experience

Dr. John Bridgewater, UCL Cancer Institute

6:05-6:15pm

Oral Abstract Presentation - Gemcitabine, Capecitabine & Bevacizumab in Patients with Advanced BC- Final Results of a Multicenter Phase II Study

Dr. Renuka Iyer, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

6:15-7:15pm

Dinner and Networking

All Attendees

7:15-7:35pm

CCF Nursing Advisory Board Update

Sue Acquisto, CCF Nursing Advisory Board Chair

7:35-8:00pm

CCF Working Group Updates

Dr. Milind Javle, MD Anderson - Conference Chair

Dr. Lipika Goyal, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Dr. Renuka Iyer, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Dr. R. Kate (Katie) Kelley, University of California San Francisco

8:00-9:00pm

Poster Session #1 and Networking

 

*agenda subject to change

Day 2: Friday, February 6, 2015
Session Chair: Nabeel Bardeesy, Massachusetts General Hospital

TIME

AGENDA

PRESENTERS

7:00-8:30am

Breakfast in lobby of University Guest House

All Attendees

8:30-9:30am

Poster Session #2 and Networking

 

9:30-10:05am

Targeting FGFR Alterations in Cancer with a Selective FGFR Inhibitor

Dr. Randi Isaacs, Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research

10:05-10:40am

IDH1 Mutation in Cholangiocarcinoma

Kate Yen, Agios Pharmaceutical

10:40-10:50am

Oral Abstract Presentation - Using Model Systems to Understand IDH Mutant Cholangiocarcinoma

Dr. Supriya Saha, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

10:50-11:25pm

Liver Development and Plasticity

Dr. Ben Stanger, University of Pennsylvania

11:25-noon

Potential of Immunotherapy for Solid Tumors including Cancers of the Bile Duct

Dr. Lei Zheng, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

12:00-12:15pm

Q & A Discussion

Randi Isaacs, Ben Stanger, Kate Yen and Lei Zheng

12:15-1:15pm

Lunch and Networking

All Attendees

1:15-1:25pm

CCF Advocacy Overview

Marion Schwartz, CCF Chief Advocacy Officer

1:25-2:00pm

PSC and Surveillance for Cholangiocarcinoma

Dr. Keith Lindor, Arizona State University

2:00-2:10pm

Oral Abstract Presentation - Conjugated Bile Acids Promote Cholangiocarcinoma Cell Invasive Growth via Activation of Sphingosine 1-phosphate Receptor 2 

Dr. Huiping Zhou, Virginia Commonwealth University

2:10-2:20pm

Oral Abstract Presentation - Retrospective Review of Treatment Given to Unresectable Cholangiocarcinoma Patients: What is the Role of Chemoradiation?

Dr. Jane Rogers, MD Anderson Cancer Center

(Dr. Rachna Shroff will be presenting on behalf of Dr. Rogers)

2:20-3:00pm

Increasing Clinical Trials in CCA

Dr. Andrew Zhu, Massachusetts General Hospital, Session Chair

Dr. Mitesh Borad, Mayo Clinic

Dr. Eric Collisson, University of California San Francisco

3:00-3:30pm

Adoptive Cell Therapy – Patient Perspective

Melinda Bachini, CCF Patient Advocate

3:30-3:45pm

Overview of CCF Website

Donna Mayer, CCF Executive Director

3:45-4:00pm

Wrap-up and Next Steps

Dr. Milind Javle, MD Anderson Cancer Center - Conference Chair

5:00-7:00pm

Dinner and Networking

All Attendees

*agenda subject to change