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2018 Annual Conference   |   January 31 - February 2, 2018   |   Salt Lake City, Utah, USA


Susan Acquisto, DNP, RN, NEA-BC

CCF Nursing Advisory Board Chair

Mustafa Arain, MD


Steven Artandi, MD, PhD

Stanford University

Melinda Bachini

Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation

Nabeel Bardeesy, PhD

Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Katie Barker, RDN, CD

University of Utah

John Bridgewater, PhD

University College Hospital, London

Bita Brun

Vikram Deshpande, MBBS

Massachusetts General Hospital

Porter Fox

Geret Giles, PhD

Giles & Associates Family Psychology

Jordan Giles, MPA

Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation

John Gordon, MD, PhD

University of California, San Francisco

Lipika Goyal, MD

Massachusetts General Hospital

Tim Greten, MD

National Cancer Institute

Peter Hammerman, MD


Mathias Heikenwälder

German Cancer Research Centre

Ruben, Hernaez, MD, MPH, PhD

Baylor College of Medicine

Theodore Hong, MD

Massachusetts General Hospital

Margit "Naomi" Horiba


Renuka Iyer, MD

Roswell Cancer Center

Milind Javle, MD

MD Anderson Cancer Center

William Kaelin, MD

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

R. Kate "Katie" Kelley, MD

University of California, San Francisco

Kyu-Pyo Kim, MD

ASAN Medical Center, Korea

Jennifer Knox, MD, MSc, FRCPC

University of Toronto

Angela Lamarca, MD, PhD

The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Stacie Lindsey

Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation

Scott Lowe, PhD

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Shishir K. Maithel, MD, FACS

Emory University

Patricia Maxin

Andrea McClatchey, PhD

Massachusetts General Cancer Center

Jane Perlmutter

Jessica Petrick, PhD, MPH


Lewis Roberts, MD, ChB, PhD

Mayo Clinic

Bin Teh, MD

Cancer Science Institute, Singapore

Cait Telaak

Bin Wu, PhD

Agios Pharmaceuticals

Thank you to our supporters...

Boston Scientific
Conquer Cancer Foundation
H3 Biomedicine
Promotion in Motion


Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by a Eugene Washington Engagement Award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) allowing 30 patients from around the world to take part in all facets of the conference including speaking, attending sessions, roundtable discussions, and networking events.

Endorsed by AHPBA